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1,584 Possible Causes for Exertional Dyspnea

  • Acute Bronchitis

    […] on exertion wheezing, rhonchi, or other signs of obstruction may have accompanying URI symptoms (for example, fever, sore throat, nasal congestion, runny nose) Past medical[clinicaladvisor.com] CHF Patients with CHF may cough but also have other symptoms and signs such as dyspnea on exertion, orthopnea, rales on lung examination, peripheral edema, raised jugular[online.epocrates.com] Dyspnea that is progressive, persistent, exertional, or worse during respiratory infection appears when patients are in their late 50s or 60s.[msdmanuals.com]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    The combination of nasal congestion, rhinorrhea, sore throat, cough, and malaise is the symptomatic profile that constitutes an uncomplicated upper respiratory tract infection (URI), also known as the common cold. Because no known cure exists for a URI, numerous products are available, each marketed with the[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Iron Deficiency

    Typical anemia symptoms include: Fatigue, weakness Irritability Exercise/feeding intolerance Exertional dyspnea Headache, vertigo Pale skin Symptoms of iron deficiency include[danafarberbostonchildrens.org] These signs and symptoms, including lethargy, malaise, headaches, pallor, decreased activity tolerance, tachycardia, palpitations, and dyspnea on exertion may result from[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Anemia

    Case 1 A 35-year-old woman presented to clinic 35 weeks pregnant, with fatigue that started early in pregnancy, dyspnea on exertion, and restless sleep.[bloodjournal.org]

  • Hypertension

    Kidney disease Congenital or familial renal disease Sleep apnea Primary hypertension Child's history Chest pain Cardiovascular disease Diaphoresis (abnormal) Endocrinopathies Dyspnea[aafp.org] […] with exertion and orthostatic hypotension in older adults.[doi.org] […] on exertion Cardiovascular disease Edema Cardiovascular disease Enuresis Renovascular disease, renal scarring Growth failure Endocrinopathies Heat or cold intolerance Endocrinopathies[aafp.org]

  • Obesity

    Because dyspnea with exertion and lower extremity edema are often nonspecific signs of heart disease in obesity, 27–29 it may be difficult to clinically assess an obese individual[dx.doi.org]

  • Metabolic Syndrome

    There are currently no Lead Editors of this article. Ask a Question on This Topic There is 1 user following this page. Metabolic syndrome is the name for a group of risk factors linked to obesity that increase the chance for heart disease, as well as for other health problems such as diabetes and stroke. The term[…][web.archive.org]

  • Asthma

    A 62-year-old man with asthma presented with a 1-month history of wheezing and exertional dyspnea.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 47-year-old woman with a 6-month medical history of "asthma" presented to our hospital with a 1-month history or dyspnea on exertion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Vocal cord dysfunction in patients with exertional dyspnea. Chest. 1999 Dec. 116(6):1676-82. [Medline]. Nastasi KJ, Howard DA, Raby RB, Lew DB, Blaiss MS.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    According to the history of chronic cough and exertional dyspnea, he was treated with inhaled corticosteroids for COPD.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] dyspnea and disease impact.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] An 85-year-old, never-smoking man presented with exertional dyspnea. He had been exposed to silica dust in the work place.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    Treatment Transfusion should be considered for patients of any age with IDA complaining of symptoms such as fatigue or dyspnea on exertion.[aafp.org]

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