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476 Possible Causes for Bronchospasm and Wheezing, Giddiness and Lightheadedness, Toxic Effect of Benzene

  • Benzene Poisoning

    The toxic effects of benzene are varied; acute exposure affects the central nervous system, whereas chronic exposure causes damage to the hematopoietic system.[] Reducing Benzene Toxicity Benzene is a very difficult substance to detoxify unless you know what you doing, each person is different in the way they are effected by benzene[] These are reactive chemical species and may contribute to benzene’s effects through different pathways, making the mechanism of toxicity a complex issue.[]

  • Aniline Poisoning

    As with other benzene derivatives, there is a direct toxic effect FULL TEXT[]

  • Substance Abuse Problems

    Abstract Hospital-wide rumors and anecdotal reports had suggested that there was a potentially serious problem of alcohol and drug abuse among the psychiatric patients of this hospital. The authors describe a systematic, evaluative approach which gave direct and detailed information on the nature and extent of[…][]

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  • Asthma

    […] asth·ma \ ˈaz-mə, British ˈas- \ : a chronic lung disorder that is marked by recurring episodes of airway obstruction (as from bronchospasm) manifested by labored breathing[] Despite the patient presenting asthma characteristics (expiratory wheezing, dry cough, partial reversibility at post bronchodilator test) and asthma medication alleviating[] These three factors - bronchospasm, inflammation, and mucus production - cause symptoms such as difficulty breathing, wheezing, and coughing. Who is affected by asthma?[]

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  • Congestive Heart Failure

    Some people have severe spasms of the airways (bronchospasms) and wheezing.[]

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  • Anaphylaxis

    Dyspnea Tachypnea Wheezing Upper airway Laryngeal wheezing Lip swelling Rhinitis Stridor Tongue edema Cutaneous/mucosal tissue Most common symptoms Urticaria Generalized[] , possibly aminophylline if bronchospasm persists.[] Respiratory compromise (e.g. dyspnea, wheeze, bronchospasm, stridor, reduced PEF, hypoxemia) b.[]

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  • Smoke Inhalation Injury

    However, patients who have a cough with wheezing (bronchospasm), indicating that the bronchial airways are narrowed or blocked, may be given a bronchodilator to relax the[] Bronchospasm. If the child has bronchospasm or wheezing, a trial of nebulized aerosol bronchodilators such as albuterol or terbutaline is indicated.[] Symptoms indicating bronchorrhea or bronchospasm, such as wheezing, cough, dyspnea, and prolonged expiratory time suggest direct toxin damage to the bronchial mucosa.[]

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  • Nicotine Poisoning

    Acute nicotine poisoning associated with a traditional remedy for eczema P Davies a, S Levy b, A Pahari a, D Martinez b a St Mary's NHS Trust, Praed Street, London W2 1NY, b Medical Toxicology Unit, Guy's and St Thomas's Hospital, St Thomas Street, London SE1 9RT Dr Davies, Department of Paediatrics, Luton and[…][]

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  • Psychogenic Hyperventilation

    […] or giddiness, profuse perspiration, and tingling sensations in the fingertips, face, or toes.[] Wheezing may be heard because of bronchospasm from hypocarbia. Tremor, mydriasis, pallor, tachycardia, and other manifestations of anxiety can occur.[] […] hyperventilation syndrome a complex of symptoms that accompany hypocapnia caused by hyperventilation, including palpitation, a feeling of shortness of breath or air hunger, lightheadedness[]

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  • Jatropha Curcas Poisoning

    Abstract Jatropha curcas is common plant found all over India more commonly in the southern parts. Though it is a common cause of accidental poisoning among children in these parts, standard texts rarely cover it. Gastrointestinal manifestations are predominant feature of poisoning with the seeds of Jatropha[…][]

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