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Are retractions and nostril flaring generally expected with bronchiolitis?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics

In brief: Yes If...

Yes if the bronchiolitis is causing the child to have breathing difficulty.
Need to the the doctor asap.

In brief: Yes If...

Yes if the bronchiolitis is causing the child to have breathing difficulty.
Need to the the doctor asap.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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Dr. HARRY OPSIMOS
Pediatrics - Pulmonology

In brief: Can be seen

Bronchiolitis can definitely cause respiratory distress and the two items you mention are signs of respiratory distress.
Consulting with a physician would be recommended.

In brief: Can be seen

Bronchiolitis can definitely cause respiratory distress and the two items you mention are signs of respiratory distress.
Consulting with a physician would be recommended.
Dr. HARRY OPSIMOS
Dr. HARRY OPSIMOS
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