579 Possible Causes for Laryngeal Stridor

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Inspiratory stridor may be audible with croup or whooping cough.[emedicine.medscape.com] B 45 , 46 , 49 , 52 Antibiotics should not be prescribed for acute laryngitis.[aafp.org] Epinephrine may be considered in patients with persistent stridor.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Hypoparathyroidism

    Majority of cases are post-surgery for benign and malignant thyroid disorders, hyperparathyroidism, and laryngeal or other head and neck cancers.[bestpractice.bmj.com] […] irritability, tetany, painful muscle cramps, stridor, and even seizures with low serum calcium in the accident and emergency department or recovery room.[bestpractice.bmj.com] Hypoparathyroidism has wide variety of presentations: from the asymptomatic patient with dramatically low serum calcium to the acutely symptomatic patient with neuromuscular[bestpractice.bmj.com]

  • Bilateral Vocal Cord Paralysis

    laryngeal lesions .[entokey.com] stridor ( P28.89 ) obstructive laryngitis (acute) ( J05.0 ) postprocedural subglottic stenosis ( J95.5 ) stridor ( R06.1 ) ulcerative laryngitis ( J04.0 ) Use Additional[icd10data.com] The symptoms of unilateral paralysis include a hoarse cry and stridor on deep inspiration.[czytelniamedyczna.pl]

  • Relapsing Polychondritis

    Within 5 days, worsening stridor led to tracheostomy placement.[ajnr.org] […] tenderness, hoarseness, dyspnoea, and stridor/wheeze.[radiopaedia.org] Mucosal edema, strictures, and/or collapse of laryngeal or tracheal cartilage may cause stridor and life-threatening airway obstruction necessitating tracheostomy.[what-when-how.com]

  • Corynebacterium Diphtheriae

    […] and tracheobronchial disease – hoarseness, dyspnea, stridor, and brassy cough Cardiac disease – myocarditis Mortality 3-4 times that of patients without cardiac involvement[arupconsult.com] If disease is severe, hoarseness and stridor follow.[infectiousdiseaseadvisor.com] Incubation period – 2-4 days Respiratory tract involvement Anterior nasal disease Faucial disease – classic membranes on pharynx and tonsils, cervical adenopathy, and fever Laryngeal[arupconsult.com]

  • Shy Drager Syndrome

    The autonomic abnormalities are seldom the direct cause of death A significant number of patients develop laryngeal stridor and difficulty swallowing, which can lead to pneumonia[ww2.mc.vanderbilt.edu] […] loss, loss of D1 and D2 receptors in striatum or impaired functional coupling of D1 and D2 receptors Nystagmus Inferior olives, pontine nuclei Dysarthria Pontine nuclei Laryngeal[emedicine.medscape.com] stridor Severe cell loss in nucleus ambiguus or biochemical defect causing atrophy of posterior cricoarytenoid muscles Excessive daytime sleepiness Loss of putative wake-active[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Pharyngitis

    This may progress to inspiratory stridor and labored breathing.[emedmd.com] Laryngitis may be acute or chronic and the most common form associated with a viral upper respiratory tract infection is self-limiting although bacterial infection may also[emedmd.com] Further Reading Bisno AL (2001) Acute pharyngitis.[emedmd.com]

  • Myxedema

    However, near total narrowing of naso- oropharyngeal and laryngeal airway to the extent of causing stridor secondary to myxedema is rare phenomenon.[casereports.in] Myxedema of Upper Airway: A Rare Cause of Stridor Vijay Bidkar, Ashok Naik, Roshan J, Anita BS 1 From the Department of ENT & Head Neck Surgery and Department of Pathology[casereports.in] Conclusion Hypothyroidism induced myxedema of upper airway and myopathy of pharyngeal dilator muscle lead to an acute upper air way obstruction in our patient.[casereports.in]

  • Lymphatic Malformation

    Acute airway obstruction from a laryngeal lymphangioma in a child .[nature.com] Stridor in neonates .[nature.com] […] fold paralysis, laryngeal edema, or extrinsic compression.[nature.com]

  • Laryngeal Tuberculosis

    Stridor presentation in laryngeal tuberculosis.[ijmedicine.com] He had no stridor.[oatext.com] Patient can present with hoarse voice, chronic coughs, pain in the throat, or even noisy breathing (stridor).[surgerytheater.com]

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