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1,490 Possible Causes for Narrow Chest

  • Cerebro-Facio-Thoracic Dysplasia

    chest Low chest circumference Narrow shoulders [ more ] 0000774 Narrow forehead Decreased width of the forehead 0000341 Neonatal hypotonia Low muscle tone, in neonatal onset[rarediseases.info.nih.gov] Chest X-ray discloses a small and narrow thorax, with marked hypoplasia of the ribs, and typical gap defects in the posterior arches of the ribs -a clue to the diagnosis.[rrnursingschool.biz] X-rays of the chest showed the upper thorax to be narrow and there was some exostosis of the inferior surface of the posterior part of the right second rib.[vdocuments.site]

  • Common Cold

    Asthma is a chronic lung disease characterized by episodes of airway narrowing and obstruction, causing wheezing, coughing, chest tightness and shortness of breath.[tools.wmflabs.org]

  • Bronchitis

    Difficulty in breathing due to narrowing of the bronchi.[physio-pedia.com] Shortness of breath – This is caused by the narrowing of the airways and feeling of tightness in your chest. Bronchitis can even cause a wheezing as you breathe.[plushcare.com] The inflammation causes more mucus to be produced, which narrows the airway and makes breathing more difficult.[cedars-sinai.edu]

  • Jeune Syndrome

    After birth, a narrow chest was noted.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Initial stage Initially the infant has a narrow chest with a small ribcage and short limbs.[symptoma.com] The chest radiograph showed a narrow thorax with elevated clavicles and a CTR of 0.48.[doi.org]

  • Acute Bronchitis

    If there’s insufficient information for the diagnosis, your doctor may perform a chest X-ray, sputum culture, throat cultures, and influenza tests.[belmarrahealth.com] Figure 67-0.1 demonstrates the inflamed lining of the bronchiole and narrowing caused by acute bronchitis.[mhmedical.com] Difficulty in breathing due to narrowing of the bronchi.[physio-pedia.com]

  • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

    (RSV, Para-influenza viruses, Adenovirus) c) Acute Bronchiolitis Inflammation and narrowing of terminal bronchioles.[virology.uct.ac.za] (para-influenza viruses, RSV, herpes simplex) b) Acute Bronchitis Inflammation of bronchi, accompanied by fever, cough, wheezing and "noisy chest".[virology.uct.ac.za]

  • Thanatophoric Dysplasia Type 1

    Level II ultrasound examination revealed a narrow chest, shortened and curved long limbs, protrusion of the abdomen, and macrocephaly.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] chest cavity with shortened ribs and polyhydramnios; and • Molecular genetic testing of the gene FGFR3.[secure.ssa.gov] Other telltale signs of this disorder include a narrow chest, undersized ribs, poorly developed lungs, and an enlarged head.[disabilitybenefitscenter.org]

  • Thanatophoric Dysplasia

    The prenatal ultrasound showed short straight femurs, prominent forehead, narrow chest, skin edema, short limbs, and cloverleaf skull consistent with the diagnosis of TD2.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Level II ultrasound examination revealed a narrow chest, shortened and curved long limbs, protrusion of the abdomen, and macrocephaly.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] chest, small ribs, short straight limbs.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypersensitivity

    Asthma Asthma is a chronic disease that inflames and narrows the airways of the lungs, causing wheezing, breathlessness, chest tightness, and coughing.[web.archive.org] Asthma is a chronic lung disease characterized by episodes of airway narrowing and obstruction, causing wheezing, coughing, chest tightness and shortness of breath.[niaid.nih.gov]

  • Hypertension

    A chest X-ray may be used as a screening test to look for heart size, the shape of the aorta, and to assess the lungs.[emedicinehealth.com] The echocardiogram can also assess heart valves , looking for narrowing (stenosis) and leaking (insufficiency or regurgitation).[emedicinehealth.com]

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