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Barrel chest

Barrel chest: Introduction

Barrel chest: increased AP diameter of the lung. See detailed information below for a list of 32 causes of Barrel chest, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Barrel chest:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Barrel chest. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Common Causes of Barrel chest

Causes of Types of Barrel chest:

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Barrel chest: Symptom Checker

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Barrel chest Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Barrel chest may include:

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Stories from Users for Barrel chest

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Barrel chest: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Barrel chest may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Barrel chest

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Barrel chest: Deaths

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Detailed list of causes of Barrel chest

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How Common are these Causes of Barrel chest?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Barrel chest. Of the 32 causes of Barrel chest that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 5 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 28 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Barrel chest:

The following list of conditions have 'Barrel chest' 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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Classifications of Barrel chest:

Medical Conditions associated with Barrel chest:

Chest symptoms (1355 causes), Rib symptoms (157 causes), Skeletal symptoms (4109 causes), Bone symptoms (2907 causes), Deformity symptoms (1826 causes)

Symptoms related to Barrel chest:

Chest pain (1053 causes), Chest symptoms (1355 causes), Edema (208 causes), Obesity (236 causes), COPD, Emphysema, Chronic lung diseases, Smoking

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Barrel chest

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