Bronchiolitis, which is an inflammation of the small
air passages (bronchioles). Bronchiolitis is most common in children younger than 2. It is
the leading cause of serious lower respiratory illness in infants.
Pneumonia, which can make it hard to breathe and to
get enough oxygen into the bloodstream because of inflammation in the
Other health problems can also
develop as a complication of RSV infection. These include:
Recommended Related to Lung Disease/Respiratory Problems
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If you have allergies, asthma, or other breathing problems, this proverb may sound very familiar. But a greater understanding of your breathing problems, along with an accurate medical diagnosis and effective treatment, can help you regain control. It doesn't matter what type of breathing problem you have. Daily control is vital to living an active, productive life.