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Bronchiolitis: Introduction

Bronchiolitis: A condition which is characterized by inflammation of the bronchioles. See detailed information below for a list of 15 causes of Bronchiolitis, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Bronchiolitis:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Bronchiolitis

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Causes of Types of Bronchiolitis:

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Bronchiolitis: Symptom Checker

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Bronchiolitis Treatments

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Bronchiolitis: Animations

Bronchiolitis: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Bronchiolitis

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Misdiagnosis and Bronchiolitis

Sinusitis is overdiagnosed: There is a tendency to give a diagnosis of sinusitis, when the condition is really a harmless complication of another infection, such as a common more »

Whooping cough often undiagnosed: Although most children in the Western world have been immunized against whooping cough (also called "pertussis"), this protection wears off after about 15 more »

Chronic lung diseases hard to diagnose: Some of the chronic lung diseases are difficult to diagnose. Even the well-knowns conditions such as asthma or lung cancer often fail more »

Bronchiolitis: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Bronchiolitis

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Bronchiolitis: Related Rare Diseases

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Bronchiolitis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Causes of Bronchiolitis listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Bronchiolitis as a symptom include:

Definitions of Bronchiolitis:

Inflammation of the bronchioles.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Inflammation of the membranes lining the bronchioles
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Detailed list of causes of Bronchiolitis

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

How Common are these Causes of Bronchiolitis?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Bronchiolitis. Of the 15 causes of Bronchiolitis that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Bronchiolitis:

The following list of conditions have 'Bronchiolitis' 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: Bronchiolitis:

The following list of medical conditions have Bronchiolitis 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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Classifications of Bronchiolitis:

Medical Conditions associated with Bronchiolitis:

Bronchitis (273 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Bronchial symptoms (273 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Inflammatory symptoms (1736 causes), Infection-related symptoms (1293 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

Symptoms related to Bronchiolitis:

Cough (1407 causes), Dry cough (201 causes), Wet cough (286 causes), Barking cough (10 causes), Common cold (712 causes), Bronchopulmonary dysplasia (18 causes), Chemical poisoning, Human metapneumovirus, Parainfluenza, Parainfluenza virus type 1, Respiratory syncytial virus, Rhinovirus

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