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64 Possible Causes for Chronic Productive Cough, Unresolved Pneumonia

  • Bronchiectasis

    […] and unresolved pneumonia, and CD4 T-cell counts 100 cells per cubic millimeter.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The key points are: • Think of the diagnosis of bronchiectasis in adults and children who present with a chronic productive cough or unexplained haemoptysis, and in children[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We present a rare complication of locally invasive XGP extending beyond the diaphragm to the lung to cause bronchiectasis in an adolescent girl with chronic productive cough[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma

    Unresolved pneumonia (for more than 8 weeks after proper antibiotic therapy). 24. Golden S sign 25. Golden S sign 26.[slideshare.net]

  • Middle Lobe Syndrome

    CONCLUSION: MLS is more common in females, and recurrent infections, chronic productive cough and dyspnea were the most common symptoms.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] production.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The most common clinical features were recurrent infection (n 15), chronic cough with productive sputum (n 9), chest pain (n 8) or dyspnea (n 7).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Foreign Body in the Bronchus

    pneumonia decreased breath sounds wheezing Evaluation Foreign body CXR shows hyperinflation of the affected side ABG necessary for appropriately evaluating ventilation may[medbullets.com] […] long-term obstruction may present with less severe respiratory symptoms dysphagia fever hemoptysis dyspnea chest pain symptoms indicative of secondary infection Physical exam unresolved[medbullets.com]

  • Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia

    The patient experienced a chronic productive cough beginning in early childhood and had multiple episodes of pneumonia and otitis media with effusion and sinusitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Despite retained secretions and a history of chronic productive cough in most patients, clinical examination may reveal few signs.[adc.bmj.com] In the infant and older child, symptoms include asthma that is atypical or not responsive to treatment, chronic particularly wet cough, sputum production in the older child[contact.org.uk]

  • Kartagener Syndrome

    Clinical History: Chronic productive cough (compensatory mechanism for the lack of effective mucociliary clearance.[de.slideshare.net] Patient and observation A 18-year-old women presented with chronic productive cough, and intermittent bilateral nasal obstruction.[panafrican-med-journal.com] Symptoms that may present in childhood include; recurrent ear infections (otitis media) that can lead to hearing loss, chronic productive cough, reactive airway disease, pneumonia[encyclopedia.com]

  • Respiratory Bronchiolitis Interstitial Lung Disease

    It is a inflammatory process in which the healing process is characterized by organization of the exudate rather than by resorption ('unresolved pneumonia').[radiologyassistant.nl] Clinical description History and physical The onset of RB-ILD is usually insidious with exertional dyspnea, symptomatic wheezing, and persistent cough, which may be non-productive[ojrd.biomedcentral.com] The debate bears similarities with the debate about DIP and UIP and is as yet unresolved.[thieme-connect.com]

  • Unresolved Pneumonia

    Of these lesions a significant number are described by pathologists as 'unresolved pneumonia'.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] productive cough longer than 3 weeks in duration, yellow green sputum usually in the AM, hemoptysis, fatigue, anorexia, weight loss, low grade fever, night sweats -PE: fever[quizlet.com] We report an unusual case of unresolved pneumonia in a 59 yr old woman due to endobronchial lipoma and actinomycosis, two rare diseases that have never been described before[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pulmonary Tuberculosis

    Unresolved pneumonia. Fever and sweating. Weight loss. Lassitude. Anorexia. Dyspepsia. Apical "crackles". Hyponatraemia/ hypokalaemia.[aic.cuhk.edu.hk] Symptoms include chronic, productive cough with purulent bloodstained sputum. May result in lobar collapse, bronchiectasis, pleural effusion and pneumonia.[patient.info] cough, crackles, sputum production, hemoptysis, pleuritic chest pain (due to inflamed parenchyma), fever, night sweats, and weight loss. 6 The clinical picture is nonspecific[journals.lww.com]

  • Aspergillosis

    ) B44.9 Pneumonia (acute) (double) (migratory) (purulent) (septic) (unresolved) J18.9 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J18.9 Pneumonia, unspecified organism 2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable[icd10data.com] Characteristic symptoms of allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis, seen especially in patients with chronic pulmonary diseases, include a chronic productive cough and purulent[britannica.com] productive cough, breathlessness, chest discomfort and occasionally haemoptysis.[thorax.bmj.com]

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