Originally, a term used to mean “difficult breathing”; now used to denote bronchial asthma.



atopic asthma

bronchial asthma

bronchitic asthma

cardiac asthma

catarrhal asthma

cotton-dust asthma

dust asthma

extrinsic asthma

food asthma

hay asthma

intrinsic asthma

miller’s asthma

miner’s asthma

nervous asthma

reflex asthma

spasmodic asthma

steam-fitter’s asthma

stripper’s asthma

summer asthma