This page is dedicated to covering the differential diagnosis for dyspnea. This differential will be organized by disease categories.
WHAT ARE THE MAJOR DISEASE CATEGORIES?
When thinking about the differential for dyspnea the following disease categories come to mind:
WHAT ARE INFLAMMATORY CAUSES OF THIS PRESENTATION?
The following are examples of inflammatory conditions that can present with dyspnea:
WHAT ARE OTHER CAUSES OF THIS PRESENTATION?
The following are examples of other causes of dyspnea:
- Foreign body aspiration
Page Updated: 12.08.2016