Possible Causes for Labored Breathing in USA

  • Congestive Heart Failure
    Labored Breathing

    Congestive heart failure (CHF) or congestive cardiac failure (CCF) refers to chronic, usually biventricular failure of the heart. The patients of congestive cardiac failure present with features of left and right heart failure. The clinical manifestations are as below. Features due to left heart failure: Dyspnea,…[1]

  • Congenital Lung Malformation
    Labored Breathing
  • Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency
    Labored Breathing

    In many cases, signs and symptoms of AAT deficiency do not show up before the individual is above the age of 30 years. However, some individuals who smoke tend to develop symptoms in their early 20s. AAT deficiency gravely affects the functioning of the lungs and the liver. The signs and symptoms include the…[2]

  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
    Periodic Breathing Labored Breathing

    Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is a potentially life-threatening condition in which there is profound respiratory failure. It usually occurs in critically ill and is diagnosed clinically.  ARDS is mostly prevalent in critically ill hospitalized patients. The initial presentation of ARDS includes acute onset of…[3]

  • Chronic Pyelonephritis
    Preterm Labor

    Chronic pyelonephritis is a long-standing renal disorder characterized by tubulointerstitial inflammation with cortical scarring that eventually may result in end-stage renal disease. It includes variants like xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis and emphysematous pyelonephritis. Diagnosis is based on renal function tests,…[4]

  • Multiple Pregnancy
    Preterm Labor
  • Polyhydramnios
    Preterm Labor

    Polyhydramnios (polyhydramnion, hydramnios, polyhydramnios) is a medical condition describing an excess of amniotic fluid in the amniotic sac. It is seen in about 1% of pregnancies. It is typically diagnosed when the amniotic fluid index (AFI) is greater than 24 cm. There are two clinical varieties of…[5]

  • Colchicum Autumnale
    Precipitate Labor Preterm Labor
  • Rheum Rhaponicum Poisoning
    Precipitate Labor Preterm Labor
  • Cervix Disorder
    Preterm Labor

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  1. Congestive Heart Failure, Symptoma
  2. Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency, Symptoma
  3. Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Symptoma
  4. Chronic Pyelonephritis, Symptoma
  5. Polyhydramnios, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0