Inhalation of foreign body [top]

  • Stridor
  • Monophonic wheeze
  • Cough

Exacerbation of COPD [top]

  • Shortness of breath
  • Wheeze
  • Cough
  • Hyperinflated chest
  • History of smoking

Tuberculosis [top]

  • Weight loss
  • Cough
  • Haemoptysis
  • Fever
  • Malaise
  • Contact with TB
  • Opacity on CXR

Pulmonary oedema [top]

  • Bibasal crepitations
  • Cough productive of frothy pink sputum
  • History of heart failure
  • Orthopnoea - shortness of breath on lying flat
  • Characteristic CXR findings