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Can an infection trigger asthma symptoms?

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Sometimes. You might have a cold virus that triggers your asthma symptoms. Or they could result from a bacterial sinus infection. Sinusitis with asthma is common.

From: Asthma Symptoms and Signs WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES: American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology: "An Unwelcome Return: 10 tips to ease your spring allergy symptoms" and "Tips to Remember: Childhood Asthma."

Reviewed by Nayana Ambardekar on July 9, 2018

SOURCES: American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology: "An Unwelcome Return: 10 tips to ease your spring allergy symptoms" and "Tips to Remember: Childhood Asthma."

Reviewed by Nayana Ambardekar on July 9, 2018

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