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1,474 Possible Causes for Dry Cough

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Subjects with dry cough (n 14) had lower C5 values during infection than both baseline and recovery, and lower C2 values during infection than recovery; in these subjects,[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] cough.[time-to-run.com] A non-productive (non-mucus producing) cough is usually present with the flu (sometimes referred to as dry cough). Usually only if asthma present as well.[fauquierent.net]

  • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

    It starts suddenly, with a high temperature, a sore throat or a dry cough, as well as sore muscles and joints, and back pain or a headache.[montavit.com] cough is usually dry (no sputum from the lung is being produced); with post-nasal drip, the cough may bring up some of the nasal secretions that have dripped into the back[emedicinehealth.com] Upper Respiratory Infection Symptoms Symptoms of the common cold may include: stuffiness (nasal congestion), runny nose, low grade fever, post-nasal drip, and cough ; the[emedicinehealth.com]

  • Influenza

    The dry cough and fatigue of influenza can last two to three weeks. Signs that influenza is getting worse include fever, shaking chills, and shortness of breath.[my.clevelandclinic.org] Infected individuals usually experience a rapid onset of flu symptoms which typically include: muscle aches, high fever, head ache, chills, fatigue, dry cough and runny/stuffy[3dscience.com] Hoarse, dry or sore throat, cough and possible mild chest discomfort become more noticeable. You may feel tired or flat. Day 8: Symptoms decrease.[betterhealth.vic.gov.au]

  • Pneumonia

    The clinical symptoms of the patient were dry cough, chills, night sweats and high fevers.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] She was admitted to clinic with a 2-week history of dyspnoea, dry cough and fever.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] CASE SUMMARY: A 59-year-old man with a history of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) presented with dry cough, low-grade fever, and progressive dyspnea.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

    Abstract A man in his mid-60's with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and hepatitis B-related liver cirrhosis developed exertional dyspnea and a dry cough lasting for three months[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 58-year-old male was admitted to our Emergency Department due to progressive and intense dyspnea and dry cough after accidental inhalation of waterproof's vapor containing[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients present loss of lung function, dyspnea and dry cough.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Bronchitis

    The patient presented with a dry cough of five days duration. C pneumoniae was identified by polymerase chain reaction (PCR) in a nasopharyngeal swab collected on day 5.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The clinical signs (e.g. coughing, itchy throat, dry cough without phlegm, little sputum) of the two groups obviously decreased, and the difference was statistically significant[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] But a dry cough can linger beyond that time.[saintlukeshealthsystem.org]

  • Insect Bite

    Description For those allergic to bites and stings, their skin breaks out in hives, the eyes itch, the chest and throat feel constricted, a dry cough comes on, and there is[healthcentral.com]

  • Sinusitis

    McKenna says young babies and toddlers who have that tight, dry cough during the day should see a doctor. Dr. Mahaffey and Dr.[wkow.com] cough and find it hard to sleep.[kidshealth.org] […] pressure, redness, or swelling around the forehead, cheeks, or eyes Thick yellow or green discharge from your nose Tenderness when you touch your face over your sinuses Dry[drugs.com]

  • Drug-induced Fever

    From the sixth day, she developed high fever with chill and rigor, rhinorrhoea, dry cough, mild breathlessness, and generalized body ache.[lungindia.com] Lung India 2013;30:61-3 Flu-like syndrome is variably defined in different countries. [1] Sudden onset fever (more than 38 C or 100.4 F), chills, malaise, dry cough, loss[lungindia.com]

  • Pharyngitis

    […] swallowing, coughing, really anything that you can think of that has to do with swelling and inflammation of the back of the throat, and, of course, these bugs can cause[khanacademy.org] The main symptom is a dry and sore throat. Other common symptoms include fever, swollen lymph nodes in the neck, cough, headache, pain in the ears and hoarseness.[symptoma.com] In addition to a sore, dry, or scratchy throat, a cold or flu may cause: sneezing runny nose headache cough fatigue body aches chills fever (a low-grade fever with a cold[healthline.com]

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