Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Sudden Wheezing and Chest Congestion 29 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 29 conditions that can cause Sudden Wheezing and Chest Congestion.

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There are 7 common conditions that can cause Sudden Wheezing and Chest Congestion.
  1. Bacterial Pneumonia
  2. Bronchiolitis
  3. Bronchitis
  4. Chronic Bronchitis
  5. Influenza
  6. Pneumonia
  7. Viral Syndrome
There are 4 somewhat common conditions that can cause Sudden Wheezing and Chest Congestion.
  1. Congestive Heart Failure
  2. Haemophilus Pneumonia
  3. Swine Flu
  4. Viral Pneumonia
There are 7 uncommon conditions that can cause Sudden Wheezing and Chest Congestion.
  1. Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy
  2. Aspiration Pneumonia
  3. Chlamydia Pneumonia
  4. Hypertensive Cardiomyopathy
  5. Klebsiella Pneumonia
  6. Staphylococcus Pneumonia
  7. Streptococcus Pneumonia
There are 11 rare conditions that can cause Sudden Wheezing and Chest Congestion.
  1. Bronchiectasis
  2. Cryptococcal Infection
  3. Cystic Fibrosis
  4. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  5. Ischemic Cardiomyopathy
  6. Moraxella Pneumonia
  7. Postpartum Cardiomyopathy
  8. Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
  9. SARS
  10. Tuberculosis
  11. Ventricular Aneurysm

Last Updated: Jan 7, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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