Create issue ticket

4,982 Possible Causes for Cough, Small for Age

  • Common Cold

    Although urge to cough and inability to control cough were the most bothersome aspects of cough due to cold, few ( CONCLUSION: Symptoms of urge to cough and cough are common[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] were small and may not reflect actual clinical results.[doi.org] Petrolatum was marginally better than no treatment for cough frequency ( P .09), but not better than no treatment for cough severity.[doi.org]

  • Acute Bronchitis

    There are no clearly effective treatments for the cough of acute bronchitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 10 and 60 yr (mean age of 40) Diffuse small centrilobular nodular opacities and hyperinflation seen on chest x-ray and high-resolution CT Mostly male nonsmokers Almost all[msdmanuals.com] This could not be attributed to any difference in other variables such as cumulative cigarette consumption, age or other lung function variables 24, 59.[doi.org]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    This paper discusses the mechanism of cough in man and describes some clinical investigations on the effects of codeine on cough associated with URTI.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] airways that affects babies and children up to the age of two) and tuberculosis (a more serious, bacterial lung infection).[cysticfibrosisnewstoday.com] In fact, the college recommends against using OTC cough syrups or cold medicines for anyone younger than age 14.[web.archive.org]

  • Viral Upper Respiratory Tract Infection

    Two previous studies incorporating capsaicin cough challenge methodology have demonstrated that cough reflex sensitivity is transiently enhanced during URI.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Anesth Analg 1979; 58: 331–3McGill, WA Coveler, LA Epstein, BS Jones AG: Anaesthetic death of a child with a cold (letter).[anesthesiology.pubs.asahq.org] Also, effects were acute, on the same day of exposure, without differentiation by age groups.[intechopen.com]

  • Adenovirus Infection

    Three children in Bangladesh who presented with diarrhoea, cough, dyspnoea, fever, and signs of malnutrition and died in the hospital were shown at post-mortem examination[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] well as from patients with mild febrile inflammatory processes involving the conjunctivas, upper respiratory tract, lungs and intestine. 1 In general, the prognosis at all ages[nejm.org] Adenovirus can cause a cough that sounds like whooping cough (pertussis) . Gastroenteritis is an infection of the stomach and intestines.[kidshealth.org]

  • Tonsillitis

    Abstract Lingual tonsillitis can cause various signs and symptoms including nocturnal or supine cough, constant discomfort in the throat, glossal pain, and otalgia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] They are small at birth and gradually increase in size until age 8 or 9. They begin to shrink around aqe 11 or 12 but never entirely disappear.[webmd.com] Similar to a cold, tonsillitis is contagious and spread by coughing, sneezing, and breathing.[thelymphnodes.com]

  • Sinusitis

    Sinusitis is also very likely to be accompanied by the presence of a persistent cough and congestion in the nasal area, while such symptoms are also often induced by a cold[herbs2000.com] RSV is the most common cause of bronchiolitis (inflammation of the small airways in the lung) and pneumonia in children younger than 1 year of age in the United States.[niaid.nih.gov] Boodman, chicagotribune.com, "The girl who couldn't stop coughing," 5 Apr. 2018 Considering that sinus infections are so common—over 30 million people are diagnosed with sinus[merriam-webster.com]

  • Bronchitis

    Do not hold in a cough that brings up mucus. This type of cough helps clear mucus from your bronchial tubes. If you smoke, you should quit.[familydoctor.org] 10 and 60 yr (mean age of 40) Diffuse small centrilobular nodular opacities and hyperinflation seen on chest x-ray and high-resolution CT Mostly male nonsmokers Almost all[msdmanuals.com] This could not be attributed to any difference in other variables such as cumulative cigarette consumption, age or other lung function variables 24, 59.[doi.org]

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    This case suggests cough as an adverse drug event to omeprazole, which is otherwise commonly prescribed for the management of GERD-related cough.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Many otherwise healthy people age 50 and over have a small hiatal hernia. Although considered a condition of middle age, hiatal hernias affect people of all ages.[webmd.com] A hiatal hernia can happen in people of any age; many otherwise healthy people over 50 have a small one.[acupuncture.com]

  • Impacted Cerumen

    Impacted cerumen can cause earaches, temporary hearing loss, ringing in the ear (tinnitus), coughing, or a feeling that the ear is full or plugged.[kidshealth.org] NOT recommended for ages No, but small children may be non-cooperative. What does it involve? See provider periodically to examine the ear canal.[guidelinecentral.com] Complications of irrigation include otitis externa, perforation, canal trauma, pain, cough, tinnitus, vertigo, otitis media, treatment failure, and time consumption. 9 Harm[mdedge.com]

Further symptoms

Similar symptoms