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Croup score (pediatric)
Pediatric croup score
Score: 0
Very mild
Assessment
<2Very mild
2-9Mild to moderately severe
>9Severe croup
 
Inspiratory stridor
None 0 points
When agitated 1 points
On/off at rest 2 points
Continuous at rest 3 points
 
Retractions
None 0 points
Mild 1 points
Moderate 2 points
Severe 3 points
 
Air entry
Normal 0 points
Decreased 1 points
Moderately decreased 2 points
Severely decreased 3 points
 
Cyanosis
None 0 points
When crying 2 points
At rest 3 points
 
Alertness
Alert 0 points
Restless, anxious 2 points
Depressed 3 points
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