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Wheezing in children: Introduction

Wheezing in children: Wheezing in children is a condition in which a child produces abnormal whistling sounds with breathing. See detailed information below for a list of 33 causes of Wheezing in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Wheezing in children:

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Wheezing in children: Comorbid Symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Wheezing 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 absent symptoms. Although the most common symptoms are 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"), this protection wears off after about 15 years. Thus, more »

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

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

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Detailed list of causes of Wheezing in children

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How Common are these Causes of Wheezing 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 Wheezing in children. Of the 33 causes of Wheezing in children that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Wheezing in children:

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Causes of Wheezing in children Based on Risk Factors

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  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Wheezing in children:

    Children's health symptoms (230 causes), 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 Wheezing in children:

    Pneumonia (241 causes), Pulmonary edema (72 causes), Bronchogenic cyst, Lower airway vascular ring, Asthma (320 causes), Bronchiectasis, Bronchitis (273 causes), Cystic fibrosis, Ciliary disease, Primary ciliary dyskinesia

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