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Glossary for Stridor in newborns

Medical terms related to Stridor in newborns or mentioned in this section include:

  • Airway obstruction in children: Airway obstruction in children refers to an object or disease process that causes partial or total blockage of a child's breathing tube and leads to difficulty breathing or inability to breath.
  • Blaichman syndrome: A very rare genetic disorder characterized by a malformation where there is an opening between the trachea and esophagus. Webbing of the fifth finger is also present.
  • Breath sound symptoms: Breathing sounds like wheezing or stridor.
  • Breath symptoms: Breath-related symptoms including breath odor
  • Breathing symptoms: Symptoms affecting the breathing systems.
  • Child health symptoms: Symptoms related to pediatric (child) health.
  • Cystic Hygroma: A progressive condition characterized by a sac filled with lymphatic fluid that forms in the lymphatic system, usually at the nape of the neck but sometimes in other parts of the body.
  • Face symptoms: Symptoms affecting the face
  • Facial feature symptoms: Different facial features as symptoms
  • Gay-Feinmesser-Cohen syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by short stature, congenital heart disease and an abnormal membrane of tissue across the larynx.
  • Glottic causes of airway obstruction: Glottic causes of airway obstruction is a blockage of the breathing passage in the area of the vocal cords due to a disease, disorder, or condition of the vocal cords.
  • Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
  • Hemangioma: A condition which is characterized by a benign tumour cause by newly formed blood vessels
  • Infant symptoms: Symptoms affecting babies and infants.
  • Injury: Any damage inflicted in the body
  • Laryngeal cleft: A rare birth defect where there is an abnormal opening between the larynx and esophagus which allows food to get into the airways and even the lungs. The severity of the condition is determined by the size of the opening.
  • Laryngocele: A rare condition where an air-filled sac associated with the larynx becomes dilated.
  • Laryngomalacia: A condition where abnormal softness of laryngeal structures causes breathing difficulty and stridor.
  • Lung sound symptoms: Sounds originating from the lungs.
  • Lung symptoms: Symptoms affecting one or both lungs.
  • Metabolic disorder: occurs when abnormal chemical reactions occur in the body
  • Mouth symptoms: Symptoms of the mouth or oral area.
  • Respiratory symptoms: Symptoms affecting the breathing systems.
  • Stridor: Noisy breathing such as wheezing
  • 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.
  • Sudden onset of stridor in the newborn: Sudden onset of stridor in the newborn is a condition in which a newborn has a rapid development of an abnormally high-pitched breathing sound that is often due to an upper airway obstruction.
  • Throat symptoms: Symptoms affecting the throat
  • Tumor: Abnormal tissue growth which may be malignant or benign.
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis: Paralysis of the vocal cords leading to a change in voice or loss of ability to speak.
  • Vocal cord paralysis: Paralysis of the vocal cords leading to a change in voice or loss of ability to speak.

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