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a whistling sound when breathing (usually heard on inspiration)

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Croup is characterized by barking cough, inspiratory stridor, tracheal obstruction and hoarseness.
On arrival, she was not distressed but had obvious inspiratory stridor.
These conditions most commonly present in young adult women with inspiratory stridor and throat tightness during maximal exercise, and resolve within 5 minutes of discontinuing exercise.
Patients with more severe stenosis present with inspiratory stridor and expiratory monophasic wheezing on exertion.
A DOCTORS use the term croup to describe a group of breathing difficulties in children characterised by a dry, barking cough, hoarseness and inspiratory stridor, which is a harsh noise on breathing in, indicating partial blockage of the airway.
It typically presents in the late fall or early winter, is often preceded by an upper respiratory infection, and is characterized by a low-grade fever, barking cough, and inspiratory stridor.
However, the mass continued to grow, resultingin inspiratory stridor.
Neubulized salbutamol and intravenous dexamethasone were started again with a minimal response within three days when inspiratory stridor was added to persistent biphasic wheezing.
The patient had minimal inspiratory stridor and flexible laryngoscopy showed a slough covered proliferative growth involving both surface of epiglottis and false cords, (Fig.
On examination, he was tachypneic with intercostal retractions and inspiratory stridor.
Inspiratory stridor may be present, though tumors of this area rarely produce hoarseness unless they are extensive.
The patient was alert but appeared toxic and had inspiratory stridor and a muffled voice.
EXAMINATION: She had inspiratory stridor and tracheal deviation to right and rest of the general and systemic examination were normal.
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