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1,875 Possible Causes for Recurrent Respiratory Infections

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    The concept of "structural plasticity" has emerged as a potential mechanism in neurodegenerative and psychiatric diseases such as drug abuse, depression, and dementia. Chronic alcoholism is a progressive neurodegenerative disease while the person continues to abuse alcohol, though clinical and imaging studies show[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Atrial Septal Defect

    Common symptoms include dyspnoea, easy fatigue, palpitations, exercise intolerance and recurrent respiratory infections.[symptoma.com] At the initial visit, he presented with recurrent lower respiratory infection, heart murmur, psychomotor retardation, inverted nipples, and cerebellar atrophy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Exertional dyspnea, recurrent upper respiratory tract infections and failure to thrive are common symptoms seen with large atrial septal defects.[lecturio.com]

  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus

    History:  Irritable, feed poorly, fail to gain weight and sweat excessively  Increased respiratory effort and respiratory rates  prone to develop recurrent upper respiratory[slideshare.net] infections and pneumonia 4.[slideshare.net]

  • Primary Immune Deficiency Disorder

    Coexistence of (Partial) Immune Defects and Risk of Recurrent Respiratory Infections. Clin Chem 2007 ; 53 : 124 -130.[clinchem.aaccjnls.org] Recurrent respiratory infections are common but this is by no means pathognomonic, as every GP will be aware of the 'sickly child' who seems to acquire infections from his[patient.info] In one case study from the Hacettepe University in Turkey, Kiliç et al [34] reported a 12-year-old boy who had recurrent respiratory tract infections and chronic diarrhea[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • HIV Infection

    Sores in the mouth that come and go Recurrent upper respiratory tract infections Weight loss up to 10% of the person’s usual body weight General feelings of tiredness and[health24.com] They may present with recurrent infections of the respiratory tract, including otitis media, tonsillitis, sinusitis, pharyngitis, and bronchitis.[symptoma.com] […] in the neck, armpits and groin Occasional fevers Oral candidiasis (thrush) Pulmonary tuberculosis Oral hairy leukoplakia Shingles (or Herpes zoster) Skin rashes and nail infections[health24.com]

  • Myelodysplasia

    A Japanese patient presented with lymphedema, severe Varicella zoster, and Salmonella infection, recurrent respiratory infections, panniculitis, monocytopenia, B- and NK-cell[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Here we describe a 72-year-old male patient who was diagnosed with GS when he was 62, after a two-year history of recurrent respiratory infections.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Six patients had recurrent upper respiratory tract infections, unresponsive to antibiotics.[nature.com]

  • Cystic Fibrosis

    respiratory infections.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] , digestive and reproductive tracts: although lungs are normal at birth, recurrent respiratory infection is a major presenting feature 85% of CF patients have pancreatic insufficiency[gpnotebook.co.uk] Presentation As normal digestive function is possible with The most common presentation is with respiratory problems - usually recurrent lower respiratory tract infection[patient.info]

  • Multiple Myeloma

    Recurrent upper respiratory infections, peripheral neuropathy, and cryoglobulinemia can also be seen in association with MM.[cancertherapyadvisor.com] Key symptoms include: Fatigue and generalized weakness Musculoskeletal symptoms, especially bone pain Unintentional weight loss Night sweats Recurrent infections, especially[cancertherapyadvisor.com] […] upper respiratory infections Paresthesias Key signs may include: Conjunctival pallor Edema of the lower extremities Bony protuberances Pain to palpation of the spine or a[cancertherapyadvisor.com]

  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

    Recurrent infections of the respiratory tract and urogenital tract are regularly described, and in fact pneumonia and sepsis are the most common causes of death associated[symptoma.com] The excessive proliferation of the lymphocytes results in immunological insufficiency and the patients are more susceptible to infections.[symptoma.com]

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis

    The early clinical characteristics were developmental delay, joint stiffness, coarse facies, recurrent respiratory tract infections, abdominal distention and hernia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] respiratory infections (obstructive airway diseases) X Heart disease- enlarged heart valves X 33. 33 Picture showing: skeletal abnormalities left (scoliosis of spine with[slideshare.net] Affected infants may experience developmental delays, recurrent urinary and upper respiratory tract infections, noisy breathing and persistent nasal discharge.[rarediseases.org]

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