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Asphyxiation: Introduction

Asphyxiation: A condition which is characterized by the inability to respire. See detailed information below for a list of 3 causes of Asphyxiation, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Asphyxiation

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Asphyxiation: Symptom Checker

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Asphyxiation Treatments

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Asphyxiation: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Asphyxiation

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Misdiagnosis and Asphyxiation

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Hospitals & Clinics: Asphyxiation

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Asphyxiation: Related Rare Diseases

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Asphyxiation: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Definitions of Asphyxiation:

A pathological condition caused by lack of oxygen, manifested in impending or actual cessation of life.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Detailed list of causes of Asphyxiation

The list below shows some of the causes of Asphyxiation mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Asphyxiation?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Asphyxiation. Of the 3 causes of Asphyxiation that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 3 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Asphyxiation:

The following list of conditions have 'Asphyxiation' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Asphyxiation:

The following list of medical conditions have Asphyxiation or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.


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What are the alternative names for Asphyxiation:

- (Source - Diseases Database)

Classifications of Asphyxiation:

Medical Conditions associated with Asphyxiation:

Choking (130 causes), Breathing difficulties (2922 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Death-related symptoms (2729 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

Symptoms related to Asphyxiation:

Choking (130 causes), Breathing difficulty (2922 causes), Shortness of breath (1528 causes), Cyanosis (439 causes), Oxygen deficiency, Hypoxia (69 causes), Smothering

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