Bronchiolitis

Overview

Bronchiolitis is almost always caused by a virus. The condition most commonly occurs during the winter months.

Symptoms

The condition starts like a common cold. It progresses to coughing, wheezing, and sometimes difficulty breathing. Symptoms may last for a week to a month.

Treatments

Bronchiolitis can be treated with home care in most cases. Severe cases require hospitalization.

Last Updated Jun 13, 2017


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