Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Choking and Rapid Breathing 22 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 22 conditions that can cause Choking and Rapid Breathing.

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There is 1 common condition that can cause Choking and Rapid Breathing.
  1. Croup
There are 5 somewhat common conditions that can cause Choking and Rapid Breathing.
  1. Angioedema
  2. Drowning and Near Drowning
  3. Drug Side Effect
  4. Endemic Goiter
  5. Mouth or Tongue Injury
There are 3 uncommon conditions that can cause Choking and Rapid Breathing.
  1. Aspiration Pneumonia
  2. Multiple Sclerosis
  3. Swallowed Foreign Body
There are 13 rare conditions that can cause Choking and Rapid Breathing.
  1. Chagas Disease
  2. Cystic Fibrosis
  3. Diphtheria
  4. Epiglottitis
  5. Inhaled Foreign Body
  6. Laryngeal Cancer
  7. Ludwig's Angina
  8. Muscular Dystrophy
  9. Myasthenia Gravis
  10. Retropharyngeal Abscess
  11. Scleroderma
  12. Silo Filler's Disease
  13. Toxic Inhalations

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