Pediatric Asthma Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Jan 08, 2019
  • Author: Girish D Sharma, MD, FCCP, FAAP; Chief Editor: Kenan Haver, MD  more...
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DDx

Diagnostic Considerations

Problems to be considered include the following:

  • Tracheobronchomalacia

  • Hyperventilation syndrome

  • Vocal cord dysfunction

  • Pulmonary edema

  • Collagen vascular disease

  • Reactive airway disease

Differential Diagnoses