Differential Diagnosis of Respiratory infection

Differential Diagnosis: Respiratory infection

Specific situations that may require medical intervention include the following:

Source: CDC Yellow Book 20161

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Differential Diagnosis for Respiratory infection

Pulmonary embolism: Pulmonary embolism should be considered in the differential diagnosis of travelers who present with dyspnea, cough, or pleurisy and fever, especially those who have recently been on long car or plane rides.

Source: CDC Yellow Book 20162

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References

  1. Source: CDC Yellow Book 2016: cdc.gov/ travel/ yellowbook/ 2016/ the-pre-travel-consultation/ respiratory-infections
  2. ibid.

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