Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Neck Swelling and Rapid Breathing 19 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 19 conditions that can cause Neck Swelling and Rapid Breathing.

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There are 4 somewhat common conditions that can cause Neck Swelling and Rapid Breathing.
  1. Endemic Goiter
  2. Grave's Disease
  3. Hyperthyroidism
  4. Neck Injury
There are 5 uncommon conditions that can cause Neck Swelling and Rapid Breathing.
  1. Actinomycosis
  2. Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  3. Hypothyroidism
  4. Scuba Injuries
  5. Thyroiditis
There are 10 rare conditions that can cause Neck Swelling and Rapid Breathing.
  1. Anthrax
  2. Atypical Mycobacterial Infection
  3. De Quervain's Thyroiditis
  4. Diphtheria
  5. Laryngeal Cancer
  6. Ludwig's Angina
  7. Lymphocytic Thyroiditis
  8. Pulmonary Stenosis
  9. Superior Vena Cava Syndrome
  10. Throat Cancer

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