Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Short-Winded 325 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 325 conditions that can cause Short-Winded.

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There are 27 common conditions that can cause Short-Winded.
  1. Allergic Reactions
  2. Ant Bites
  3. Anxiety Disorder
  4. Asthma
  5. Bacterial Pneumonia
  6. Bee Sting
  7. Bronchiolitis
  8. Bronchitis
  9. Chest Contusion
  10. Chest Wall Pain
  11. Chronic Bronchitis
  12. COPD
  13. Croup
  14. Deviated Septum
  15. Emphysema
  16. Enlarged Tonsils
  17. Food Allergies
  18. Food Reactions
  19. Hypertension
  20. Influenza
  21. Iron Deficient Anemia
  22. Pleuritis
  23. Pneumonia
  24. Sinusitis
  25. Upper Respiratory Infections in Children
  26. Upper Respiratory Infections
  27. Viral Syndrome
There are 44 somewhat common conditions that can cause Short-Winded.
  1. Abdominal Injury
  2. Acute Coronary Syndrome
  3. Allergic Urticaria
  4. Anemia
  5. Angina
  6. Angioedema
  7. Atherosclerosis
  8. Atypical Angina
  9. Chest Injury
  10. Congestive Heart Failure
  11. Coronary Artery Disease
  12. Costochondritis
  13. Drowning and Near Drowning
  14. Drug Allergy
  15. Drug Side Effect
  16. Drug Toxicity
  17. Endemic Goiter
  18. Enlarged Heart
  19. Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  20. Grave's Disease
  21. Haemophilus Pneumonia
  22. Heart Attack
  23. Heart Murmurs
  24. Hyperthyroidism
  25. Hypoglycemia
  26. Immune System Deficiency
  27. Insulin Reaction
  28. Jellyfish Stings
  29. Kidney Disease
  30. Mouth or Tongue Injury
  31. Mycoplasma Infection
  32. Neck Injury
  33. Panic Attacks
  34. Phobias
  35. Postpartum Hemorrhage
  36. Pregnancy
  37. Premature Ventricular Contractions
  38. Purulent Rhinitis
  39. Sleep Apnea
  40. Staph Infections
  41. Swine Flu
  42. Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  43. Ventricular Arrhythmia
  44. Viral Pneumonia
There are 67 uncommon conditions that can cause Short-Winded.
  1. Actinomycosis
  2. AIDS
  3. Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy
  4. Allergic Alveolitis
  5. Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  6. Anaphylaxis
  7. Aortic Stenosis
  8. Arrhythmia
  9. Aspergillosis
  10. Aspiration Pneumonia
  11. Aspirin Allergy
  12. Atelectasis
  13. Atrial Flutter
  14. Autonomic Neuropathy
  15. Bacterial Endocarditis
  16. Cardiac Syndrome X
  17. Chemical Burn
  18. Chlamydia Pneumonia
  19. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  20. Chronic Pancreatitis
  21. Cytomegalovirus Pneumonia
  22. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  23. Diaphragmatic Hernia
  24. Digoxin Toxicity
  25. Electrical Injury
  26. Fungal Lung Infection
  27. Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  28. Heart Block
  29. High Altitude Illness
  30. Holiday Heart Syndrome
  31. Hypertensive Cardiomyopathy
  32. Hypotension
  33. Hypothyroidism
  34. Immunization Reaction
  35. Irritant Inhalational Injury
  36. Kidney Injury
  37. Klebsiella Pneumonia
  38. Left Bundle Branch Block
  39. Liver Injury
  40. Low Neutrophil Count
  41. Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  42. Marine Sting
  43. Mitral Regurgitation
  44. Multiple Sclerosis
  45. Pancreatitis
  46. Peanut Allergy
  47. Pernicious Anemia
  48. Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  49. Respiratory Distress
  50. Rheumatoid Arthritis
  51. Rib Fracture
  52. Right Bundle Branch Block
  53. Scoliosis
  54. Scuba Injuries
  55. Sickle Cell Anemia
  56. Smoke Inhalation
  57. Social Phobia
  58. Spinal Cord Injury
  59. Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Lung
  60. Stab Wounds
  61. Staphylococcus Pneumonia
  62. Streptococcus Pneumonia
  63. Swallowed Foreign Body
  64. Theophylline Toxicity
  65. Third Degree Heart Block
  66. Thyroiditis
  67. Valvular Heart Disease
There are 187 rare conditions that can cause Short-Winded.
  1. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  2. Abdominal Sepsis
  3. Acquired Aplastic Anemia
  4. Acute Glomerulonephritis
  5. Adenocarcinoma of the Bronchus
  6. Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  7. Adult Still's Disease
  8. Agammaglobulinemia
  9. Air Embolism
  10. Amyloidosis
  11. Anthrax
  12. Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome
  13. Aortic Rupture
  14. Asbestosis
  15. Asphyxiant Inhalations
  16. Aspirin Overdose
  17. Atrial Myxoma
  18. Atypical Mycobacterial Infection
  19. Babesiosis
  20. Beriberi
  21. Bird Flu
  22. Blastomycosis
  23. Botulism
  24. Bronchiectasis
  25. Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
  26. Bubonic Plague
  27. Burkitt Lymphoma
  28. Byssinosis
  29. Caplan's Syndrome
  30. Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
  31. Carcinoid Syndrome
  32. Chagas Disease
  33. Chronic Inflammatory Polyneuropathy
  34. Coal Worker's Pneumoconiosis
  35. Coarctation of the Aorta
  36. Coccidioidomycosis
  37. Congenital Antithrombin III Deficiency
  38. Cor Pulmonale
  39. Cryptococcal Infection
  40. Cyanide Poisoning
  41. Cystic Fibrosis
  42. De Quervain's Thyroiditis
  43. Decompression Illness
  44. Dermatomyositis
  45. Diphtheria
  46. Dissecting Thoracic Aneurysm
  47. Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
  48. Down's Syndrome
  49. Dressler's Syndrome
  50. Echinococcus
  51. Ehrlichiosis
  52. Empyema
  53. End Stage Renal Disease
  54. Endomyocardial Eosinophilic Fibrosis
  55. Eosinophilic Pneumonia
  56. Epiglottitis
  57. Erythroblastosis Fetalis
  58. Extraintestinal Amebiasis
  59. Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
  60. Fat Embolism
  61. Friedreich's Ataxia
  62. Ganglioneuroma
  63. Gangrene
  64. Gardner's Syndrome
  65. Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency
  66. Goodpasture's Syndrome
  67. Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  68. Hantavirus
  69. Hemochromatosis
  70. Hemolytic Anemia
  71. Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  72. Hemothorax
  73. Hereditary Angioedema
  74. Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia
  75. High Altitude Pulmonary Edema
  76. Histoplasmosis
  77. Hodgkin's Disease
  78. Hookworm Infection
  79. Hydrocarbon Inhalation
  80. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  81. Inhaled Foreign Body
  82. Insecticide Inhalation
  83. Ischemic Cardiomyopathy
  84. Kaposi's Sarcoma
  85. Kyphosis
  86. Large Cell Carcinoma of the Lung
  87. Laryngeal Cancer
  88. Legionnaire's Disease
  89. Leishmaniasis
  90. Listeriosis
  91. Lown Ganong Levine Syndrome
  92. Ludwig's Angina
  93. Lung Abscess
  94. Lung Cancer
  95. Lupus
  96. Lymphocytic Thyroiditis
  97. Lymphoma
  98. Malignant Hypertension
  99. Medullary Cystic Disease
  100. Membranous Glomerulonephritis
  101. Mesothelioma
  102. Mitral Stenosis
  103. Moraxella Pneumonia
  104. Muscular Dystrophy
  105. Myasthenia Gravis
  106. Myelodysplastic Syndrome
  107. Myocardial Contusion
  108. Myocarditis
  109. Nephrotic Syndrome
  110. Neuroblastoma
  111. Niemann-Pick Disease
  112. Nocardia Infection
  113. Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
  114. Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
  115. Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  116. Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  117. Perforated Bowel
  118. Perforated Ulcer
  119. Periarteritis Nodosa
  120. Pericardial Tamponade
  121. Pericarditis
  122. Peritonitis
  123. Pleural Effusion
  124. Pneumoconiosis
  125. Pneumocystis Pneumonia
  126. Pneumothorax
  127. Polio
  128. Polycythemia Vera
  129. Popcorn Workers Lung
  130. Postpartum Cardiomyopathy
  131. Prinzmetal's Angina
  132. Psittacosis
  133. Pulmonary Actinomycosis
  134. Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis
  135. Pulmonary Contusion
  136. Pulmonary Embolism
  137. Pulmonary Hypertension
  138. Pulmonary Stenosis
  139. Renal Tubular Acidosis
  140. Respiratory Failure
  141. Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
  142. Retropharyngeal Abscess
  143. Reye's Syndrome
  144. Rheumatic Fever
  145. Sarcoidosis
  146. SARS
  147. Schistosomiasis
  148. Scleroderma
  149. Scorpion Stings
  150. Scurvy
  151. Second Degree Heart Block
  152. Sepsis
  153. Septic Thrombophlebitis
  154. Shock
  155. Sick Sinus Syndrome
  156. Silicosis
  157. Silo Filler's Disease
  158. Small Cell Carcinoma of the Lung
  159. Snakebite
  160. Spherocytosis
  161. Spleen Injury
  162. Sternum Fracture
  163. Stevens Johnson Syndrome
  164. Sulfite Sensitivity
  165. Superior Vena Cava Syndrome
  166. Syphilis
  167. Takayasu's Arteritis
  168. Tetanus
  169. Tetralogy of Fallot
  170. Thalassemia
  171. Throat Cancer
  172. Tick Paralysis
  173. Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  174. Toxic Inhalations
  175. Toxoplasmosis
  176. Traumatic Pneumothorax
  177. Tricuspid Insufficiency
  178. Tuberculosis
  179. Tuberous Sclerosis
  180. Tularemia
  181. Typhus
  182. Ventricular Aneurysm
  183. Ventricular Septal Defect
  184. Ventricular Tachycardia
  185. Wegener's Granulomatosis
  186. Whooping Cough
  187. Wolff Parkinson White Syndrome

Last Updated: Aug 18, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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