Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Worsening Fast Breathing 337 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 337 conditions that can cause Worsening Fast Breathing.

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There are 28 common conditions that can cause Worsening Fast Breathing.
  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. Vaginal Bleeding after Delivery
  28. Viral Syndrome
There are 47 somewhat common conditions that can cause Worsening Fast Breathing.
  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. Hyperglycemia
  25. Hyperthyroidism
  26. Hypoglycemia
  27. Immune System Deficiency
  28. Insulin Reaction
  29. Jellyfish Stings
  30. Kidney Disease
  31. Mouth or Tongue Injury
  32. Mycoplasma Infection
  33. Narcotic Withdrawal
  34. Neck Injury
  35. Panic Attacks
  36. Phobias
  37. Postpartum Hemorrhage
  38. Pregnancy
  39. Premature Ventricular Contractions
  40. Purulent Rhinitis
  41. Sleep Apnea
  42. Staph Infections
  43. Swine Flu
  44. Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  45. Vaginal Bleeding after Hysterectomy
  46. Ventricular Arrhythmia
  47. Viral Pneumonia
There are 72 uncommon conditions that can cause Worsening Fast Breathing.
  1. Acrophobia
  2. Actinomycosis
  3. AIDS
  4. Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy
  5. Allergic Alveolitis
  6. Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  7. Anaphylaxis
  8. Aortic Stenosis
  9. Arrhythmia
  10. Aspergillosis
  11. Aspiration Pneumonia
  12. Aspirin Allergy
  13. Atelectasis
  14. Atrial Flutter
  15. Autonomic Neuropathy
  16. Bacterial Endocarditis
  17. Cardiac Syndrome X
  18. Chemical Burn
  19. Chlamydia Pneumonia
  20. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  21. Chronic Pancreatitis
  22. Cytomegalovirus Pneumonia
  23. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  24. Diaphragmatic Hernia
  25. Digoxin Toxicity
  26. Drug Withdrawal
  27. Electrical Injury
  28. Esophageal Ulcers
  29. Esophageal Varices
  30. Fungal Lung Infection
  31. Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  32. Heart Block
  33. High Altitude Illness
  34. Holiday Heart Syndrome
  35. Hypertensive Cardiomyopathy
  36. Hypotension
  37. Hypothyroidism
  38. Immunization Reaction
  39. Irritant Inhalational Injury
  40. Kidney Injury
  41. Klebsiella Pneumonia
  42. Left Bundle Branch Block
  43. Liver Injury
  44. Low Neutrophil Count
  45. Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  46. Marine Sting
  47. Megaloblastic Anemia
  48. Mitral Regurgitation
  49. Multiple Sclerosis
  50. Pancreatitis
  51. Peanut Allergy
  52. Pernicious Anemia
  53. Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  54. Respiratory Distress
  55. Rheumatoid Arthritis
  56. Rib Fracture
  57. Right Bundle Branch Block
  58. Scoliosis
  59. Scuba Injuries
  60. Sickle Cell Anemia
  61. Smoke Inhalation
  62. Social Phobia
  63. Spinal Cord Injury
  64. Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Lung
  65. Stab Wounds
  66. Staphylococcus Pneumonia
  67. Streptococcus Pneumonia
  68. Swallowed Foreign Body
  69. Theophylline Toxicity
  70. Third Degree Heart Block
  71. Thyroiditis
  72. Valvular Heart Disease
There are 190 rare conditions that can cause Worsening Fast Breathing.
  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. Malignant Neuroleptic Syndrome
  100. Medullary Cystic Disease
  101. Membranous Glomerulonephritis
  102. Mesenteric Vascular Occlusion
  103. Mesothelioma
  104. Mitral Stenosis
  105. Moraxella Pneumonia
  106. Muscular Dystrophy
  107. Myasthenia Gravis
  108. Myelodysplastic Syndrome
  109. Myocardial Contusion
  110. Myocarditis
  111. Nephrotic Syndrome
  112. Neuroblastoma
  113. Niemann-Pick Disease
  114. Nocardia Infection
  115. Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
  116. Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
  117. Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  118. Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  119. Perforated Bowel
  120. Perforated Ulcer
  121. Periarteritis Nodosa
  122. Pericardial Tamponade
  123. Pericarditis
  124. Peritonitis
  125. Pleural Effusion
  126. Pneumoconiosis
  127. Pneumocystis Pneumonia
  128. Pneumothorax
  129. Polio
  130. Polycythemia Vera
  131. Popcorn Workers Lung
  132. Postpartum Cardiomyopathy
  133. Prinzmetal's Angina
  134. Psittacosis
  135. Pulmonary Actinomycosis
  136. Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis
  137. Pulmonary Contusion
  138. Pulmonary Embolism
  139. Pulmonary Hypertension
  140. Pulmonary Stenosis
  141. Renal Tubular Acidosis
  142. Respiratory Failure
  143. Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
  144. Retropharyngeal Abscess
  145. Reye's Syndrome
  146. Rheumatic Fever
  147. Sarcoidosis
  148. SARS
  149. Schistosomiasis
  150. Scleroderma
  151. Scorpion Stings
  152. Scurvy
  153. Second Degree Heart Block
  154. Sepsis
  155. Septic Thrombophlebitis
  156. Shock
  157. Sick Sinus Syndrome
  158. Silicosis
  159. Silo Filler's Disease
  160. Small Cell Carcinoma of the Lung
  161. Snakebite
  162. Spherocytosis
  163. Spleen Injury
  164. Splenomegaly
  165. Sternum Fracture
  166. Stevens Johnson Syndrome
  167. Sulfite Sensitivity
  168. Superior Vena Cava Syndrome
  169. Syphilis
  170. Takayasu's Arteritis
  171. Tetanus
  172. Tetralogy of Fallot
  173. Thalassemia
  174. Throat Cancer
  175. Tick Paralysis
  176. Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  177. Toxic Inhalations
  178. Toxoplasmosis
  179. Traumatic Pneumothorax
  180. Tricuspid Insufficiency
  181. Tuberculosis
  182. Tuberous Sclerosis
  183. Tularemia
  184. Typhus
  185. Ventricular Aneurysm
  186. Ventricular Septal Defect
  187. Ventricular Tachycardia
  188. Wegener's Granulomatosis
  189. Whooping Cough
  190. Wolff Parkinson White Syndrome

Last Updated: Aug 30, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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