Choking: Sensation of blockage or inability to breathe.
Detailed cause information for symptom: Choking:
Medical articles on symptoms: These general medical articles may be of interest:
- Symptoms of the Silent Killer Diseases
- Symptoms and Medical Malpractice
- Medical mistakes and their rates, causes and prevention
- Deaths and sudden death
Choking type of: Breathing symptoms (165), Breathing difficulties (158)
Symptoms: symptom center, symptom groups, symptom descriptions
Possible causes of symptom: Choking: The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Choking as a symptom. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.
- Inhaled foreign body
- Swollen larynx
- Collapsed lung
- Pulmonary embolism
- Tracheo-esophageal fistula
- Larynx tumor
- Thyroid tumor
- Pulmonary diphtheria
Conditions listing symptoms: Choking: The following list of conditions have 'Choking' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
Conditions listing complications: Choking: The following list of conditions have 'Choking' or similar listed as a complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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