How to Diagnose Croup?

Answer Laryngotracheitis, known as croup, is an infection that causes inflammation, swelling and a narrowing of the larynx and trachea. Croup primarily affects children between the ages of 3 months and 6 ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Diagnose Croup

Is croup dangerous?

It can be in serious cases. My mother had to take me to the emergency room when I was toddler because I almost suffocated to death from it. Most of the time is it only a cough though and will disap... Read More »

Is croup reoccurring?

People come in all sizes, so it is not "bad" to be your size. However, it does shows that you definitely eat more calories then you burn and you are not keeping average weight for your height So, i... Read More »

Why does your child keep getting croup?

Sometimes an infection can cause such a high white cell count. In that case the count comes after properly treating the infection. If it persists other investigations may be required to find out th... Read More »

Is croup serious in children?

noSometimes it can be. See link below.