Asthma exacerbation breath sounds

Asthma: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

Some people have long-term shortness of breath with episodes of increased
shortness of breath. … Wheezing or other asthma-related sounds may be heard.

Asthma – LSU Health Shreveport

Decreased breath sounds may be an ominous sign in asthma exacerbations,
indicating that the patient is no longer moving enough air through air passages to
 …

Signs of Worsening Asthma | LIVESTRONG.COM

Dec 20, 2009 Usually, patients with an asthma exacerbation have some respiratory distress,
with rapid breathing and cough. … Diminished Breath Sounds.

Asthma – Guide to Asthma Attacks Treatment Asthma Symptoms

During an exacerbation of asthmatic symptoms, signs and symptoms can include
coughing, … Slow breathing and no breathing sounds are very ominous signs.

COPD Exacerbation: 10 Symptoms to Watch For – WebMD

Early response to a COPD exacerbation is crucial for minimizing those risks. …
Assess the Health of Your Home · 10 Worst Cities for Asthma … Gurgling or
rattling sounds during breathing may indicate an accumulation of fluid in the
lungs or …

Absent lung sounds in an asthma patient in respiratory …

Jan 24, 2007 Absence of breath sounds in an asthmatic patient means that he's in … The
asthma exacerbation is so extreme and the airway constriction is so …

Severe Asthma – Lexington Pulmonary and Critical Care

First, most patients who die of asthma do not die in the hospital. … not die
suddenly and have frequently been in the midst of an exacerbation for several
days. … Breath sounds are an important part of the physical examination but it is
easy to …

Clinical evaluation of asthma

deep breath suggest asthma, while symptoms such as gasping, smothering or air
hunger suggest … such as wheezing, breath sound intensity, forced expiratory
time, accessory muscle …. Duration. 3. Description of typical exacerbation. 4.

Asthma – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

4.3.1 Asthma exacerbation; 4.3.2 Exercise-induced; 4.3.3 Occupational. 4.4
Differential … The sound of wheezing as heard with a stethoscope. … Sputum
may be produced from the lung by coughing but is often hard to bring up. During
 …

Dyspnea: Symptoms of Pulmonary Disorders: Merck Manual

Abrupt onset of sharp chest pain, tachypnea, diminished breath sounds, and …..
Exacerbation of known conditions (eg, asthma, COPD, heart failure) is common, …

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