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Chest infection and Dependent lower lobe crackles
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Chest infection and Dependent lower lobe crackles

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Results: Causes of Chest infection OR Dependent lower lobe crackles

    1. Acute Bronchitis
     Respiratory inflammation of the bronchi leading to the lungs...more »
    2. Asbestosis
     Lung condition from asbestos exposure...more »
    3. Asthma
     Repeated attacks of breathing difficulty....more »
    4. Atelectasis
     Collapse of lung tissue affecting part or all of one lung. Atelectasis may be an acute or chronic condition. In acute atelectasis, the lung has recently collapsed and is primarily notable only for airlessness. In chronic atelectasis, the affected area is ...more »
    5. Bassoe syndrome
     A very rare syndrome characterized primarily by hypogonadism, cataracts during infancy and muscle weakness....more »
    6. Bronchiectasis
     Chronic bronchiole dilation from secretions and blockages....more »
    7. Bronchiolitis
     Inflammation of the bronchioles....more »
    8. Bronchitis
     Bronchitis is an inflammation of the air passages within the lungs. It occurs when the trachea and the large and small bronchi within the lungs become inflamed...more »
    9. Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
     An inherited degenerative disease of the muscles which progresses rapidly compared to other muscle wasting diseases....more »
    10. Emphysema
     Emphysema is a type of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It is defined as an abnormal, permanent enlargement of the air spaces distal to the terminal bronchioles accompanied by destruction of their walls and without obvious fibrosis....more »

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