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    Bronchiolitis Conditions

    Bronchiolitis, What is bronchiolitis? Bronchiolitis means inflammation of the bronchioles. It is usually caused by a virus called the respiratory syncytial virus (RSV). ,...

    Bronchiolitis Professional

    Bronchiolitis, Other investigations that are not recommended for typical acute bronchiolitis include: [ 1 ] CXR: bronchiolitis produces: Nonspecific hyperinfla...

    Acute Bronchitis Conditions

    Acute Bronchitis, See separate leaflets called Acute Sinusitis , Tonsillitis , Sore Throat , Laryngitis , Pleurisy , Bronchiolitis , and Pneumonia for the other types of infe...

    Children with Breathing Difficulties Conditions

    Examples of viral infections include bronchiolitis and croup . Note : antibiotics do not kill viruses and so are not used to treat viral infections. , cystic fibrosis asthma a...

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    Children with Respiratory Difficulties Professional

    Lower respiratory tract causes: asthma, bronchiolitis and bronchitis, pneumonia, acute respiratory distress syndrome. Clinical clues to alternative diagnoses other than asthma ...

    Acute Otitis Media In Children Professional

    Acute Otitis Media In Children, They may also have co-existing disease such as bronchiolitis, and the tympanic membrane may be difficult to see: it often lies in an oblique position ...

    Acute Sinusitis Conditions

    Acute Sinusitis, Sinusitis is said to be acute if it lasts from 4-30 days and subacute if it lasts 4-12 weeks. A mild bout of acute sinusitis is common and many people will ...

    Acute Pancreatitis Conditions

    Acute Pancreatitis, About 4 in 100,000 people have acute pancreatitis each year in the UK. Acute pancreatitis has become more common in recent years. , acute pancre...

    Acute Prostatitis Conditions

    Acute Prostatitis, Who gets acute prostatitis? Acute prostatitis caused by infection with a germ (acute bacterial prostatitis) is not that common. , prostatitis ...

    Acute Severe Asthma and Status Asthmaticus Professional

    Acute Severe Asthma and Status Asthmaticus, Differential diagnosis Status asthmaticus must be distinguished from other causes of acute breathlessness, including: Wheezing in children...

    Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia Conditions

    Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia, The main types of leukaemia Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL). Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL). Acute myeloid leukaemia (AML). ...

    Hives (Acute Urticaria) Conditions

    Hives (Acute Urticaria), The rash may be acute (if it comes on suddenly and does not last for long) or chronic (if the rash has lasted for six weeks or more).

    Acute Diarrhoea in Children Conditions

    Acute Diarrhoea in Children, Diarrhoea can be of sudden onset and lasting for less than two weeks (acute) or persistent (chronic). This leaflet deals with acute diarrhoea, ...

    Acute Diarrhoea in Adults Conditions

    Acute Diarrhoea in Adults, Diarrhoea can be of sudden onset and lasting for less than four weeks (acute) or persistent (chronic). This leaflet deals with acute diarrhoea, w...

    Acute Kidney Injury Conditions

    Acute Kidney Injury, The earlier acute kidney injury is picked up, and the more carefully you are monitored, the better the chance of your kidneys recovering. Acute kidney injury ...

    Antidiarrhoeal Medicines for Acute Diarrhoea Conditions

    Antidiarrhoeal Medicines for Acute Diarrhoea, There are a number of causes of acute diarrhoea: Infection of the gut is the common cause. This is called acute infectiou...

    Preventing Acute Mountain Sickness Conditions

    Preventing Acute Mountain Sickness, However, there are risks associated with climbing to altitude. Acute mountain sickness (AMS) can be unpleasant and may reduce enjoyment of activit...

    Acute Angle-closure Glaucoma Conditions

    Acute Angle-closure Glaucoma, AACG is also sometimes referred to as acute closed-angle glaucoma or just acute glaucoma. There are other types of glaucoma which occur ...

    Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (AML) Conditions

    Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (AML), The main types of leukaemia are: Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL). Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL). Acute myeloid leukaemia (AM...

    Acute Kidney Injury (by BKPA) Conditions

    Acute Kidney Injury (by BKPA), What is acute kidney injury? 'Acute' is a term used to describe something that has occurred over hours or days. , acute...

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