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Stridor in children

Stridor in children: Introduction

Stridor in children: Stridor in children refers to a child who makes an abnormal high-pitched breathing noise when breathing, generally due to an obstruction of the upper airway. See detailed information below for a list of 34 causes of Stridor in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Misdiagnosis and Stridor in children

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even more »

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"), more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children. See misdiagnosis of migraine or 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 more »

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Detailed list of causes of Stridor in children

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How Common are these Causes of Stridor in children?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Stridor in children. Of the 34 causes of Stridor in children that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

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Medical Conditions associated with Stridor in children:

Children's health symptoms (230 causes), Breath sound symptoms (759 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Lung sound symptoms (743 causes)

Symptoms related to Stridor in children:

Choanal atresia, Craniofacial anomaly, Nasopharyngeal mass, Piriform aperture stenosis, Macroglossia (36 causes), Enlarged adenoids (7 causes), Rhinosinusitis, Enlarged tonsils (17 causes), Tonsillitis (17 causes), Laryngomalacia

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