Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Breathing Difficulty and Drowsiness 62 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 62 conditions that can cause Breathing Difficulty and Drowsiness.

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Breathing Difficulty and Drowsiness.
  1. Bacterial Pneumonia
  2. Pneumonia
There are 9 somewhat common conditions that can cause Breathing Difficulty and Drowsiness.
  1. Drowning and Near Drowning
  2. Drug Side Effect
  3. Drug Toxicity
  4. Haemophilus Pneumonia
  5. Hypoglycemia
  6. Insulin Reaction
  7. Kidney Disease
  8. Sleep Apnea
  9. Staph Infections
There are 12 uncommon conditions that can cause Breathing Difficulty and Drowsiness.
  1. Aspiration Pneumonia
  2. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  3. Electrical Injury
  4. Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  5. Hypothyroidism
  6. Irritant Inhalational Injury
  7. Klebsiella Pneumonia
  8. Smoke Inhalation
  9. Stab Wounds
  10. Staphylococcus Pneumonia
  11. Streptococcus Pneumonia
  12. Thyroiditis
There are 39 rare conditions that can cause Breathing Difficulty and Drowsiness.
  1. Abdominal Sepsis
  2. Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  3. Aortic Rupture
  4. Aspirin Overdose
  5. Bubonic Plague
  6. Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
  7. Coccidioidomycosis
  8. Cryptococcal Infection
  9. Cyanide Poisoning
  10. Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
  11. End Stage Renal Disease
  12. Erythroblastosis Fetalis
  13. Fat Embolism
  14. Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  15. High Altitude Pulmonary Edema
  16. Inhaled Foreign Body
  17. Insecticide Inhalation
  18. Legionnaire's Disease
  19. Malignant Hypertension
  20. Medullary Cystic Disease
  21. Membranous Glomerulonephritis
  22. Moraxella Pneumonia
  23. Nocardia Infection
  24. Pericardial Tamponade
  25. Psittacosis
  26. Pulmonary Actinomycosis
  27. Pulmonary Embolism
  28. Respiratory Failure
  29. Retropharyngeal Abscess
  30. Reye's Syndrome
  31. Sepsis
  32. Septic Thrombophlebitis
  33. Shock
  34. Stevens Johnson Syndrome
  35. Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  36. Toxic Inhalations
  37. Tuberculosis
  38. Typhus
  39. Ventricular Septal Defect

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