Cyanosis & Blue Spells


Overview
Noisy Breathing/
Stridor
Croup Congenital Anomaly Airway Hematoma
Atresia
Cysts
Cleft
Stenosis
Webs
Infection
Laryngomalacia
URI Usually viral
Apnea & Periodic Breathing Periodic Breathing May be normal
Apnea
(ADMIT)
-Cessation of breathing > 10-20 sec. Bronchiolitis(RSV)
Chlamydia
Pretussis
Cyanosis & Blue Spells Cyanosis
(ADMIT)
Rapid, unlabored respiration Cyanotic Heart Disease (R to L shunt)
Irregular, Shallow Respiration Sepsis
CNS Disease
Metabolic Disorder
Labored breathing w/grunting & retraction Pulmonary Disease Pneumonia
Bronchiolitis