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    1,506 Possible Causes for Dyspnea in USA

    • Upper Respiratory Infection
      Dyspnea

      Dyspnea and increased work of breathing may be worse at night in patients with whooping cough, because of changes in airway mechanics while the patient is recumbent. … Tachypnea and dyspnea are also signs of lower respiratory involvement.[1] [2]

    • Influenza
      Dyspnea

      Primary influenza pneumonia is characterized by progressive cough, dyspnea, and cyanosis following the initial presentation. … There can also be tachycardia and dyspnea but with hypotension.[3] [4]

    • Acute Bronchitis
      Dyspnea
    • Sinusitis

      Respiratory stertor, open-mouth breathing, and inspiratory dyspnea occur when the nasal passages are narrowed from inflamed mucosa, glandular elements, and secretions. … Clinical Findings: Acute rhinitis is characterized by nasal discharge, sneezing, pawing at the face, respiratory stertor, open-mouth breathing, and/or inspiratory dyspnea.[5]

    • Pneumonia
      Dyspnea

      The most common symptoms of pneumonia include productive cough, fever, dyspnea and chest pain.[6]

    • Malignant Neoplasm
      Dyspnea

      Source: Medical Disability Advisor History: Individuals may report persistent cough, coughing up blood ( hemoptysis ), shortness of breath ( dyspnea ), chest pain , loss of[7]

    • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
      Dyspnea

      Most patients present with exertional dyspnea and a nonproductive cough. … Dyspnea, which is the most prominent symptom in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, usually begins insidiously and is often progressive. … […] before the diagnosis of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis is established is one to two years. [11] Most patients are referred to a cardiologist for evaluation of exertional dyspnea[8]

    • Pleurisy

      ‘Most cases are asymptomatic, but some present with hemoptysis, cough, chest pain, dyspnea, and pleurisy.’ … Pain with respiration may cause patients to complain of shortness of breath or dyspnea. … Pain that worsens while the patient is supine and lessens while the patient is upright should prompt consideration of pericarditis. 8 , 21 Dyspnea associated with the pain[9] [10]

    • Hookworm Infection
      Dyspnea

      As nematodes migrate to the lungs, cough, wheezing and exertion dyspnea appear; if symptoms are severe and accompanied by pleurisy, hemoptysis, and low fever, Löffler syndrome … As iron deficiency anemia develops and worsens, the patient may become indolent and have weakness, palpitations, fainting, dizziness, dyspnea, mental apathy and headache. … […] by blood loss constipation congestive heart failure decreased rate of growth and mental development in children (caused by protein and iron deficiency) diarrhea dizziness dyspnea[11] [12] [13]

    • Hypereosinophilic Syndrome
      Dyspnea

      Common symptoms in these phases include chest pain, dyspnea, or orthopnea. … Patients often have recurrent angioedema A chronic, persistent cough, usually nonproductive, is the most common respiratory symptom reported in hypereosinophilic syndrome Dyspnea … Patients usually complain of chest pain, dyspnea and orthopnea.[14] [15]

    Dyspnea

    Dyspnea (shortness of breath) is the subjective experience of breathlessness. The differential diagnosis is composed of four general forms: cardiac, pulmonary, mixed and noncardiac or nonpulmonary.

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    References

    1. Upper Respiratory Tract Infection Clinical Presentation: History, Physical Examination, http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/302460-cl…
    2. Upper Respiratory Tract Infection: Practice Essentials, Background, Pathophysiology, http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/302460-overview
    3. Influenza, https://www.symptoma.com/en/info/influenza
    4. Influenza Clinical Presentation: History, Physical Examination, Complications, http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/219557-cl…
    5. Rhinitis and Sinusitis in Small Animals - Respiratory System, http://www.merckvetmanual.com/mvm/respiratory_s…
    6. Pneumonia, https://www.symptoma.com/en/info/pneumonia
    7. Cancer Lung - Medical Disability Guidelines, https://www.mdguidelines.com/cancer-lung
    8. Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Clinical Presentation: History, Physical, Causes, http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/301226-cl…
    9. pleurisy - definition of pleurisy in English, http://www.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/en…
    10. Pleurisy - American Family Physician, http://www.aafp.org/afp/2007/0501/p1357.html
    11. Hookworms, http://www.parasitesinhumans.org/hookworms.html
    12. Hookworm Infection, https://www.symptoma.com/en/info/hookworm-infection
    13. Tropical Medicine Central Resource, http://www.isradiology.org/tropical_deseases/tm…
    14. Hypereosinophilic Syndrome Clinical Presentation: History, Physical, http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/202030-cl…
    15. Hypereosinophilic Syndrome, https://www.symptoma.com/en/info/hypereosinophi…