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Glossary for Wheezing in neonates

Medical terms related to Wheezing in neonates or mentioned in this section include:

  • Asthma: A condition which is characterized by recurrent attacks of paroxysmal dyspnoea
  • Breath symptoms: Breath-related symptoms including breath odor
  • Bronchiolitis: A condition which is characterized by inflammation of the bronchioles
  • Congenital heart defects: Heart defects that a baby is born with.
  • Congenital heart disease: Diseases of the heart that one is born with
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Immune deficiency: A decrease in the capability of the immune system of the body
  • Immune deficiency conditions: Any of various diseases that suppress the immune system.
  • Lung symptoms: Symptoms affecting one or both lungs.
  • Mucus membrane symptoms: Symptoms affecting the mucus membranes.
  • Primary ciliary dyskinesia: A very rare disorder where the cilia fail to move. The cilia are tiny, hair-like structures found in the respiratory and ear passages and help to clear debris and mucus. This results in increases risk of respiratory infections, sinusitis, ear infections and male infertility. The infertility results as the tails of sperm is basically cilia.
  • Respiratory symptoms: Symptoms affecting the breathing systems.
  • Tracheobronchomalacia: A rare condition where delayed development of the cartilage that makes up the trachea results in excessive collapsibility of the trachea resulting in breathing difficulty.
  • Wheezing: Breathing difficulty with specific wheezing sound.
  • Wheezing in children: Wheezing in children is a condition in which a child produces abnormal whistling sounds with breathing.
  • Wheezing in infants: Wheezing in infants is a condition in which an infant produces abnormal whistling sounds with breathing.
  • Wheezing symptoms: also known as laryngotracheobronchitis

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