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Shallow respiration: the rate is increased but the depth of the respiration is decreased. See detailed information below for a list of 60 causes of Shallow respiration, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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The following list of conditions have 'Shallow respiration' 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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This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Shallow respiration based
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Medical Conditions associated with Shallow respiration:
Breathing symptoms (3381 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 Shallow respiration:
Thoracic breathing, Chest breathing, Anxiety disorders (30 causes), Asthma (320 causes), Hyperventilation (92 causes), Pneumonia (241 causes), Pulmonary edema and shock, Anxiety, stress, and panic attacks
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