49 Possible Causes for Low Diaphragm in USA

  • Upper Respiratory Infection
    Low Fever

    Upper respiratory infections include the components of the upper airway and are most commonly caused by viruses. The onset of symptoms occurs 2 to 3 days after exposure to the infectious agent. The illness usually lasts for 7 to 10 days. Nasal congestion, sneezing and sore throat are the hallmarks of the…[1]

  • Pulmonary Bullous Emphysema
    Low Diaphragm
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
    Low Diaphragm

    Symptoms and signs may include: Fatigue Dyspnea  Paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea (PND) Chest tightness Wheezing Cough with sputum (mucoid and/or purulent) Fever Chest pain Workup consists of a detailed history, tests and physical examination. Laboratory Tests Complete blood count Arterial blood gases Serum…[2]

  • Bronchiolitis
    Low Diaphragm

    Bronchiolitis is a type of lung infection, characterized by inflammation of the air passage of the lungs, known as bronchioles. Viral infections are the major cause, which often strike children during the winter months. In the preliminary stages, symptoms of bronchiolitis are similar to those of common cold. As the…[3]

  • Asthma
    Low Diaphragm

    Asthma is a chronic inflammatory disease of the airways characterized by airway hyperresponsiveness and reversible airflow obstruction. It is caused by a combination of incompletely understood environmental and genetic interactions. Common symptoms include wheezing, coughing and dyspnea, which may vary from mild…[4]

  • Respiratory Muscle Paralysis
    Diaphragm Disorder
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia
    Diaphragm Disorder

    Congenital diaphragmatic hernia is essentially a defect in the diaphragm that occurs in the uterus. The disorder results in lung hypoplasia, pulmonary hypertension and severe hypoxia. Many of these infants have associated congenital defects which increase the morbidity and mortality. Prenatal Presentation The…[5]

  • Diaphragmatic Rupture
    Diaphragm Disorder
  • Diaphragmatic Eventration
    Diaphragm Disorder
  • Bochdalek Hernia
    Diaphragm Disorder

    A hernia is defined as the protrusion of an organ through an opening located on the structure that contains the organ. A Bochdalek hernia develops when abdominal organs push through a defective location of the diaphragm and protrude into the thoracic cavity. The clinical picture exhibited by patients bearing a…[6]

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  1. Upper Respiratory Infection, https://www.symptoma.com/en…
  2. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, https://www.symptoma.com/en…
  3. Bronchiolitis, https://www.symptoma.com/en…
  4. Asthma, https://www.symptoma.com/en…
  5. Diaphragmatic Hernia, https://www.symptoma.com/en…
  6. Bochdalek Hernia, https://www.symptoma.com/en…