Glossary for Hemoptysis in children
Medical terms related to Hemoptysis in children or mentioned in this section include:
- Bleeding symptoms: Any type of bleeding symptoms.
- Bloody Sputum: Blood stained matter ejected from the respiratory system
- Bloody sputum: Blood stained matter ejected from the respiratory system
- Body symptoms: Symptoms affecting the entire body features.
- Breath symptoms: Breath-related symptoms including breath odor
- Breathing symptoms: Symptoms affecting the breathing systems.
- Bronchiectasis: Chronic bronchiole dilation from secretions and blockages.
- Bronchitis: Inflammation of the bronchi as a symptom
- Child health symptoms: Symptoms related to pediatric (child) health.
- Common symptoms: The most common symptoms
- Cough: Any type of coughing symptom.
- Cystic Fibrosis: Cystic fibrosis is a hereditary disease affecting the exocrine (mucus) glands of the lungs, liver, pancreas, and intestines, causing progressive disability due to multisystem failure.
- Dental conditions: Conditions that affect ones dentition
- Digestive symptoms: Any symptoms affecting the digestive tract.
- Esophageal varices: Abnormally dilated blood vessels in the wall of the esophagus. The condition is asymptomatic unless the blood vessel bursts which can result in death.
- Face symptoms: Symptoms affecting the face
- Goodpasture syndrome: A rare disease involving inflammation of membranes in the lung and kidneys.
- Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
- Hemophilia: Blood disease usually genetic causing failure to clot.
- Hemoptysis: Where a person coughs up blood
- Hemorrhagic fever: A group of diseases caused by viruses which cause damage to blood vessels and result in hemorrhages and fever. The hemorrhaging does not always cause serious bleeding. The specific symptoms may vary depending on which particular virus is involved.
- Hemosiderosis: A rare lung condition where bleeding into the lungs causes lung damage due to the accumulation of iron. The severity of the condition is determined by the amount of bleeding.
- Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia: A rare genetic disorder characterized by epistaxes and multiple telangiectases.
- Idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis: A rare disorder involving bleeding into the lungs which can eventually cause damage to the lungs.
- Injury: Any damage inflicted in the body
- Leukemia: Cancer of the blood cells, usually white blood cells.
- Lung abscess: The formation of a localized collection of puss in a cavity in the lungs
- Lung cancer: Lung cancer is a disease of uncontrolled cell growth in tissues of the lung. This growth may lead to metastasis, which is the invasion of adjacent tissue and infiltration beyond the lungs. Most lung tumors are malignant.
- Lung symptoms: Symptoms affecting one or both lungs.
- Mitral stenosis: Narrowing of the mitral heart valve
- Mouth symptoms: Symptoms of the mouth or oral area.
- Neoplasms: abnormal proliferation of cells.
- Oral Ulcer: An open sore inside the mouth.
- Pneumonia: Lung infection or inflammation (as a symptom)
- Pulmonary arteriovenous malformation: A rare malformation where there is an abnormal opening between a lung artery and a lung vein which causes some blood to pass through the lungs without being oxygenated.
- Pulmonary embolism: The occurrence of an embolism which blocks blood vessels in the lungs
- Respiratory symptoms: Symptoms affecting the breathing systems.
- Skin symptoms: Symptoms affecting the skin.
- Throat symptoms: Symptoms affecting the throat
- Tuberculosis: Bacterial infection causing nodules forming, most commonly in the lung.
- Tumor: Abnormal tissue growth which may be malignant or benign.
- Uremia: Build up of toxins usually excreted by the kidneys, associated with real failure in a woman who is pregnant.
- Vasculitis: A condition which is characterized by inflammation to blood vessels
- Vomiting: Vomiting or retching symptoms.
- Wegener's granulomatosis: A rare disease involving blood vessel inflammation which can affect the blood flow to various tissues and organs and hence cause damage. The respiratory system and the kidneys are the main systems affected.
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