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399 Possible Causes for Nasal Flaring

  • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

    Nasal flaring. In children aged under 12 months this can be a useful indicator of pneumonia [ 6 ] . Marked tachypnoea (see below).[]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Retractions of the chest wall, nasal flaring, and grunting are prominent findings. Wheezing or an actual lack of breath sounds may be noted.[]

  • Neonatal Respiratory Distress Syndrome

    flaring as the infant attempts to take in additional air.[] The symptoms usually appear shortly after birth and may include tachypnea, tachycardia, chest wall retractions (recession), expiratory grunting, nasal flaring and cyanosis[] […] distress syndrome: Intracostal retractions as the infant uses accessory muscles to support the work of ventilation Grunting as the epiglottis attempts to keep air in the lungs Nasal[]

  • Staphylococcal Pneumonia

    Signs and symptoms tachypnea, grunting respirations, sternal and subcostal retractions, nasal flaring, cyanosis, and anxiety. lethargic , irritable and toxic. may develop[] flaring, grunting or crepitations are also present then the probability of pneumonia is increased further.[] (World Health Organisation) 2 months age 60 breaths per minute 2- 12 months age 50 breaths per minute 12 months to 5 years age 40 breaths per minute If chest indrawing, nasal[]

  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

    The symptoms usually appear shortly after birth and may include tachypnea, tachycardia, chest wall retractions (recession), expiratory grunting, nasal flaring and cyanosis[]

  • Bacterial Pneumonia

    Nasal flaring, use of accessory muscles, and cyanosis are common among infants. Fever is frequently absent in the elderly.[]

  • Aspiration Pneumonia

    flaring, accessory muscle use) Differences in presentation with older adult?[] Crackles over Affected Area (lower lobe) -Most common signs-cough, fever, chills, dyspnea, tachypnea, and pleuritic chest pain (pain on inspirations) (Pedi-retractions, nasal[]

  • Sepsis Neonatorum

    : hypotension, skin color changes in limbs [cyanosis, pallor, mottling]) ineffective breathing pattern (symptoms: nasal flaring) imbalanced nutrition: less than body requirements[] Infants with neonatal sepsis or infection may exhibit some of these symptoms: apnea shock diarrhea seizures jaundice vomiting cyanosis irritability skin rashes nasal flaring[] Abnormally high (100.4 F) or low body temperatures [10] Diarrhea Slow heart rate Respiratory distress (often presents as tachypnea and mild nasal flaring) [11] Poor feeding[]

  • Bronchiolitis

    Significant multivariable predictors and their odds ratios (ORs) were as follows: age (0.9), oxygen saturation (1.3), apnea (3.4), dehydration (3.2), nasal flaring and/or[] flaring Marked increase or decrease Tracheal tug Nasal flaring Accessory Muscle Use None or minimal Moderate chest wall retraction Marked chest wall retraction Feeding Normal[] On physical exam, he has increased work of breath with nasal flaring, grunting, and intercostal retractions. He also has bilateral wheezes.[]

  • Pneumothorax

    flaring Chest wall retractions If your child has a sudden onset of shortness of breath or sharp chest pain that is worsened by breathing, go to the Emergency Department to[] Symptoms Common symptoms of a collapsed lung include: Sharp chest or shoulder pain, made worse by a deep breath or a cough Shortness of breath Nasal flaring (from shortness[] flaring, anxiety etc) Hypotension Subcutaneous emphysema According to Wikipedia free encyclopedia, Subcutaneous emphysema (also known as tissue emphysema) occurs when gas[]

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