Hi Ms. lybrate-user, your baby seems to be wheezing frequently and if there is no family history of wheeze and other allergic history and it can be termed as bronchiolitis if it is preceded by URI and to term it as wheeze we could wait till 5-6 years of age.
A wait and watch policy is best. Wheeze is a symptom and a sign! Asthma is a diagnosis made with clinical review of the condition. The main character of Asthma is the reversible, response to bronchodilators, recurrent nature of the cough, wheeze or breathing difficulties!
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