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Do doctors see a lot of patients with stridor?

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Dr. Gerald Mandell
Nuclear Medicine

In brief: Common in children

Croup is common in children 6 months to 6 years during spring and fall, usually caused by virus such as parainfluenza.
.Croup accounts for 15 percent of respiratory tract infections among children in pediatric practice.

In brief: Common in children

Croup is common in children 6 months to 6 years during spring and fall, usually caused by virus such as parainfluenza.
.Croup accounts for 15 percent of respiratory tract infections among children in pediatric practice.
Dr. Gerald Mandell
Dr. Gerald Mandell
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Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Internal Medicine

In brief: Yes

Stridor is a disconcerting symptom of moderate to sever upper respiratory compromise - but it may occur in common conditions such as croup.

In brief: Yes

Stridor is a disconcerting symptom of moderate to sever upper respiratory compromise - but it may occur in common conditions such as croup.
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
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