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Retractions, costal and sternal: Where there is retraction of the costal and sternal muscles. See detailed information below for a list of 11 causes of Retractions, costal and sternal, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Retractions, costal and sternal:
Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breathing difficulties (2922 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Chest symptoms (1355 causes), Respiratory system symptoms (5166 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)
Symptoms related to Retractions, costal and sternal:
Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Chest symptoms (1355 causes), Rib symptoms (157 causes), Difficulty breathing (2922 causes), Asthma (320 causes), COPD, Emphysema, Chronic bronchitis (19 causes), Cystic fibrosis, Mesothelioma, Smoker's cough (17 causes), AIDS-related respiratory conditions, Chronic pneumonia
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