AffiliationDepartment of Respiratory Medicine, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin 9, Republic of Ireland, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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CitationA deceiving wheeze. 2009: Ir J Med Sci
JournalIrish journal of medical science
Abstract'Wheeze' is a common symptom in both paediatric and adult populations. Unexplained wheeze is concerning and warrants investigation. We present a case of a young girl with childhood asthma suffering with 'persistent wheeze'. This was explained by the presence of a dual aortic arch which only became apparent during her teenage years. This report serves as a reminder to all clinicians that "not all that wheezes is asthma".
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