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22 possible causes of "Shortness of breath, Itching"
Symptoms:
  • Choking
  • Pain
  • Nausea
  • Shortness of breath
  • Itching
  • Abdominal cramps
1. Anaphylaxis
For people with severe allergies, exposure to their allergen can result in a life-threatening reaction called anaphylaxis. Anaphylaxis is a severe allergic reaction to venom, food, or medication. Most cases o...
This condition is considered a medical emergency. Urgent care may be required.
Symptoms:
  • Hives
  • Hornet sting
  • Bite of mosquito
  • Shortness of breath
  • Itching
  • Bee sting
2. Bites and Stings
Whether you're in the water, on a mountain trail, or in your backyard, wildlife you encounter have ways of protecting themselves and their territory. One method of defense involves biting or stinging. The wounds ca...
Symptoms:
  • Heart rate altered
  • Abnormal heart rhythms
  • Loss of appetite
  • Shortness of breath
  • Itching
  • Pain
3. Drug Allergy Overview
Drug allergies are overblown responses of the immune system to prescription or over-the-counter drugs that aren't typically harmful. Learn more about symptoms, causes and treatments for allergic reactions to drugs.
This condition is considered a medical emergency. Urgent care may be required.
Symptoms:
  • Choking
  • Low blood pressure
  • Pain
  • Shortness of breath
  • Itching
  • Fainting
4. Food Allergy Basics
Food allergies are overblown responses by the immune system to foods that aren't typically harmful - like eggs and peanuts. Continue reading and learn more about food allergies, and how to prevent or treat sever...
Symptoms:
  • Abdominal cramps
  • Hives
  • Stridor
  • Shortness of breath
  • Itching
  • Swollen mouth
5. Angioedema (Giant Hives)
Angioedema is severe swelling beneath the skin. The swelling may also occur on the surface of the skin. In some cases, the swelling is combined with the appearance of hives. Some areas of the body such as the face an...
Symptoms:
  • Shortness of breath
  • Coughing up phlegm
  • Irritation of nose
  • Itching
  • Mouth irritation
  • Rash on genitals
6. Allergies Overview
An allergy is the immune system's response to a foreign substance that is not typically harmful to your body. These foreign substances-such as certain foods, pollen, or pet dander-are called allergens. They elicit ...
This condition is considered a medical emergency. Urgent care may be required.
Symptoms:
  • Loss of appetite
  • Headache
  • High blood pressure
  • Shortness of breath
  • Itching
  • Excessive sweating
7. Poisoning Due to Black Widow Spider Venom (Black Widow Spider Bites)
Black widow spiders are easily recognizable. They are plump, black, and shiny, with an hourglass-shaped red mark on their abdomens. Sometimes, this red mark may take a slightly different shape. In other cases, th...
This condition is considered a medical emergency. Urgent care may be required.
Symptoms:
  • Airway obstruction
  • Loss of appetite
  • Headache
  • Shortness of breath
  • Itching
  • Hives
8. Chemical Burns
Chemical burns occur when the skin or eyes come into contact with irritants, such as acids or bases (alkaline). Chemicals that come into contact with skin may cause a reaction on the skin or within the body. Chemica...
This condition is considered a medical emergency. Urgent care may be required.
Symptoms:
  • Difficulty in swallowing
  • Seizures
  • Groin lump
  • Shortness of breath
  • Itching
  • Neck lump
9. Infectious Mononucleosis
Infectious mononucleosis, often called "mono," is caused by the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV). It typically occurs in teenagers, but you can get it at any age. The virus is spread through saliva, which is why some peopl...
Symptoms:
  • Feels hot to touch
  • Paralysis
  • Rash
  • Shortness of breath
  • Itching
  • Coma
10. Sarcoidosis
Sarcoidosis is an inflammatory disease where granulomas (clumps of immune cells, usually macrophages) form in various organs. This causes organ inflammation. Doctors believe that sarcoidosis may be caused by an abnorma...

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