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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stridor

Stridor is a high-pitched breath sound resulting from turbulent air flow in the larynx or lower in ... It may be indicative of serious airway obstruction from severe conditions such as epiglottitis, a foreign body lodged in the airway, ... Visualization of the airway by medical experts equipped to control the airway may be needed.

www.healthline.com/symptom/stridor

Apr 14, 2017 ... Stridor may also be called musical breathing or extrathoracic airway obstruction. Airflow is ... This condition is considered a medical emergency.

www.healthofchildren.com/S/Stridor.html

Stridor is a term used to describe noisy breathing in general and to refer ... This condition develops soon after birth and usually does not require medical ...

www.chop.edu/conditions-diseases/stridor-noisy-breathing

Stridor is noisy breathing that occurs due to obstructed air flow through a narrowed airway. Stridor is not in and of itself a diagnosis, but rather is a symptom or ...

www.stanfordchildrens.org/en/topic/default?id=stridor-90-P02066

Stridor is a medical term for "noisy breathing". ... Some of the causes are diseases, while others are problems with the anatomical structure of the child's airway.

medlineplus.gov/ency/article/003074.htm

May 18, 2016 ... Medical Encyclopedia → ... When to Contact a Medical Professional ... Parents or caregivers may be asked the following medical history questions: ... A.D.A.M., Inc. is accredited by URAC, also known as the American Accreditation ... emergency or for the diagnosis or treatment of any medical condition.

medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/stridor

Stridor is a term used to describe noisy breathing in general, and to refer specifically to a high-pitched crowing sound associated with croup, respiratory infection, ...

www.merckmanuals.com/professional/pulmonary-disorders/symptoms-of-pulmonary-disorders/stridor

Learn about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis & treatment of Symptoms of ... Adult Cystic Fibrosis Program, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

www.webmd.com/children/understanding-croup-basic-information

Mar 14, 2017 ... Find out what this common childhood condition is and what causes it. ... The croup sound in the upper airway is a harsh, loud sound known as “stridor. ... his ribs), or stridor at rest, immediate medical attention is needed.