Glossary for Rales
Medical terms related to Rales or mentioned in this section include:
- ARDS: Acute respiratory distress syndrome
- Acute bronchitis: Respiratory inflammation of the bronchi leading to the lungs
- Asthma: A condition which is characterized by recurrent attacks of paroxysmal dyspnoea
- Besnier-Boeck-Schaumann disease: A rare disease where inflammatory granular nodules form in various organs.
- Breath sound symptoms: Breathing sounds like wheezing or stridor.
- Breath symptoms: Breath-related symptoms including breath odor
- Breathing symptoms: Symptoms affecting the breathing systems.
- Bronchiectasis: Chronic bronchiole dilation from secretions and blockages.
- Carbamate insecticide poisoning: Excessive ingestion of carbamate insecticide drugs.
- Chronic bronchitis: A condition which is characterized by the chronic inflammation of ones or more of the bronchi
- Congestive heart failure: A condition which is characterized by breathlessness due to oedema and congestion of the lungs
- Crackles in children: Crackles in children is a type of abnormal sound made in the lungs during breathing that sounds like gurgling or bubbling.
- Emphysema, congenital lobar: A rare respiratory disorder where air can readily enter the lungs but has difficulty escaping. The severity of the condition is variable.
- Face symptoms: Symptoms affecting the face
- Fibrosis: The formation of fibrous tissue
- Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
- Interstitial lung disease: Any condition which affects the interstitium of the lungs
- Kartagener syndrome: A rare genetic disorder characterized by enlarged bronchial tubes, sinusitis and cross-positioning of body organs.
- Lung abscess: The formation of a localized collection of puss in a cavity in the lungs
- Lung sound symptoms: Sounds originating from the lungs.
- Lung symptoms: Symptoms affecting one or both lungs.
- Lymphangiomatosis, pulmonary: A rare disorder characterized by the presence of numerous small lung cysts at birth which severely affects breathing and blood pressure and generally results in infant death.
- Mouth symptoms: Symptoms of the mouth or oral area.
- Noncardiogenic pulmonary oedema: Noncardiogenic pulmonary oedema refers to fluid on the lungs causes by a change in permeability of lung tissue from a direct or indirect insult in a woman who is pregnant.
- Organophosphate insecticide poisoning: Excessive ingestion of organophosphate insecticides. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the exact poison ingested and the quantity.
- Phosgene oxime -- inhalation exposure: Phosgen oxime has no useful purpose but may be manufactured for use as a chemical weapon. The chemical is poisonous and exposure can occur through ingestion, inhalation and absorption through the skin. Inhalation causes mainly respiratory symptoms. The severity of symptoms will vary depending on the extent and duration of the exposure.
- Phosgene oxime exposure: Phosgene oxime has no useful purpose but may be manufactured for use as a chemical weapon. The chemical is poisonous and exposure can occur through ingestion, inhalation and absorption through the skin. Symptoms will vary depending on the method of exposure, degree of exposure and duration of exposure. The chemical can penetrate clothing.
- Pneumonia: Lung infection or inflammation (as a symptom)
- Pulmonary cystic lymphangiectasis: A rare congenital condition where the lungs fail to develop normally. The disorder is characterized by the presence of dilated lymph ducts throughout the lungs.
- Pulmonary edema: A condition which is characterized by engorgement of the pulmonary vessels and transudation of fluid into the alveoli
- Pulmonary edema of mountaineers: A severe complication of mountain sickness resulting from a lack of oxygen at high altitudes.
- Pulmonary fibrosis: A scarring condition that affects the lungs
- Respiratory symptoms: Symptoms affecting the breathing systems.
- Skin symptoms: Symptoms affecting the skin.
- Suffocation: The death of an individual due to a lack of oxygen
- Throat symptoms: Symptoms affecting the throat
- Toxocariasis: A parasitic roundworm (Toxocara canis or Toxocara cati) infection that normally occurs in cats and dogs but can be transmitted to humans by ingesting the larvae or eggs. The infection may be asymptomatic or severe and symptoms depend on where the larvae travel to when they migrate through the body.
- Ventricular familial preexcitation syndrome: A condition which is inheritable and causes any syndrome that is characterised by ECG signs of preexcitation
- Wheezing: Breathing difficulty with specific wheezing sound.
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