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Severe wheezing symptoms

Severe wheezing symptoms: Introduction

Severe wheezing symptoms: also known as laryngotracheobronchitis.Croup is characterized by a harsh "barking" cough and sneeze, inspiratory stridor (a high-pitched sound heard on inhalation), nausea/vomiting, and fever. See detailed information below for a list of 21 causes of Severe wheezing symptoms, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Severe wheezing symptoms: Symptom Checker

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Severe wheezing symptoms: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Severe wheezing symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Severe wheezing symptoms

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 years. Thus, any teen 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 to be diagnosed early. Some of the chronic lung more »

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Severe wheezing symptoms: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Severe wheezing symptoms

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How Common are these Causes of Severe wheezing symptoms?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Severe wheezing symptoms. Of the 21 causes of Severe wheezing symptoms 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
  • 16 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Severe wheezing symptoms:

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Causes of Severe wheezing symptoms Based on Risk Factors

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    Medical Conditions associated with Severe wheezing symptoms:

    Croup-like symptoms (1 cause), Breath sound symptoms (759 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Lung sound symptoms (743 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

    Symptoms related to Severe wheezing symptoms:

    COPD, Asthma (320 causes), Bronchietasis, Acute epiglottitis (9 causes), Foreign body, Congestive heart failure (140 causes), Pulmonary embolism (28 causes), Tension pneumothorax, Cystic fibrosis

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