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Rattling noises

Rattling noises: Introduction

Rattling noises: are the clicking, rattling, or crackling noises heard on auscultation of the lung caused by the"popping open" of small airways and alveoli collapsed by fluid, exudate, or lack of aeration during expiration. See detailed information below for a list of 15 causes of Rattling noises, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Rattling noises: Symptom Checker

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Rattling noises: Comorbid Symptoms

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

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Rattling noises

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Detailed list of causes of Rattling noises

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How Common are these Causes of Rattling noises?

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

  • 3 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 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: Rattling noises:

The following list of conditions have 'Rattling noises' 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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Medical Conditions associated with Rattling noises:

Lung sound symptoms (743 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 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 Rattling noises:

Bronchiectasis, Pulmonary edema (72 causes), Asthma (320 causes), Chronic bronchitis (19 causes), Lung abscess (33 causes), Severe sepsis, Pneumonia (241 causes), Atelactasis, Congestive heart failure (140 causes)

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