A 9-year-old male asked:
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3yo acute onset tachypnea, wheezing. Given albuterol, wheezing subsided; tachypnea remains. No apparent distress, lethargy, fever, history disease, etc.

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Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience in Pediatrics
Possibly...: ...Bronchiolitis or pneumonia typically present with tachypnea, and either can trigger an asthma attack.
Answered on Oct 11, 2013
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