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Do a lot of people get croup?
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Dr. Gerald Mandell
Nuclear Medicine
9 doctors agree
In brief: Fair number
In North America, incidence peaks in the second year of life, at 5-6 cases per 100 children.
Croup is most common pediatric illness that causes acute stridor, accounting for approximately 15% of clinic and emergency department visits for pediatric respiratory tract infections. Primarily disease of infants and toddlers, with a peak incidence from age 6 months to 36 months (3 years) in US.

In brief: Fair number
In North America, incidence peaks in the second year of life, at 5-6 cases per 100 children.
Croup is most common pediatric illness that causes acute stridor, accounting for approximately 15% of clinic and emergency department visits for pediatric respiratory tract infections. Primarily disease of infants and toddlers, with a peak incidence from age 6 months to 36 months (3 years) in US.
Dr. Gerald Mandell
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Children
Croup is usually a symptom of bronchitis in children.

In brief: Children
Croup is usually a symptom of bronchitis in children.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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