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Increasing respiratory distress

Increasing respiratory distress: Introduction

Increasing respiratory distress: also known as dyspnea. See detailed information below for a list of 22 causes of Increasing respiratory distress, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Increasing respiratory distress: Symptom Checker

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Increasing respiratory distress: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Increasing respiratory distress

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Increasing respiratory distress: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Increasing respiratory distress

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because he suffered from sudden inability to speak. This was more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions, such as a more »

ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults. more »

Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary more »

Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with an eating disorder is female. The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to be diagnosed or have a delayed diagnosis. See more »

Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be undiagnosed in teenagers. The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe medical depression to be overlooked. See misdiagnosis of more »

Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression) may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms of anxiety disorders). Failure to diagnose these anxiety disorders may worsen the 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 more »

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Increasing respiratory distress: Related Rare Diseases

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Increasing respiratory distress: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Increasing respiratory distress

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How Common are these Causes of Increasing respiratory distress?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Increasing respiratory distress. Of the 22 causes of Increasing respiratory distress that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Increasing respiratory distress:

The following list of conditions have 'Increasing respiratory distress' 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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Causes of Increasing respiratory distress Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Increasing respiratory distress based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Increasing respiratory distress:

    Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

    Symptoms related to Increasing respiratory distress:

    Acute epiglottitis (9 causes), Anthrax, Asthma (320 causes), Atelectasis (22 causes), Bronchietasis

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