Stridor

Stridor is a type of noisy breathing. The immediate cause for concern is possible airway obstruction such as a foreign body in the throat (i.e. choking). However, there are various other causes. ...

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Causes

Causes of noisy breathing (including wheezing or stridor) may include:

  • Airway obstruction (choking; foreign body aspiration)
  • Airway injury
  • Fume inhalation
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