Pediatric Asthma Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Apr 12, 2017
  • Author: Girish D Sharma, MD, FCCP, FAAP; Chief Editor: Michael R Bye, 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