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1,295 Possible Causes for Dry Cough, Seizure

  • Pneumonia

    A 67-year-old man was admitted to our hospital complaining of dry cough.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] ., during a seizure or while intoxicated) could vomit and then inhale stomach contents and bacteria into the lungs and develop pneumonia.[vdh.virginia.gov] She was admitted to clinic with a 2-week history of dyspnoea, dry cough and fever.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • 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] The patient developed seizures as a result of three brain abscesses, one of which is shown.[healio.com] cough.[time-to-run.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] We present a case involving an 85-year-old man with acute confusion and new onset seizure following a 1-week history of respiratory prodrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We report two young siblings who developed fever and seizures with altered mental status.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • 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] Kirsty also started having seizures 18 months ago. Speaking from her hospital bed, Kirsty said: “My bones feel like they’re being snapped and my muscles ripped.[news.yahoo.com] Complications include encephalitis and meningitis and may manifest with seizures. Malaria Malaria is a parasitic infection that is carried by mosquitoes.[news-medical.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] Of infants who are hospitalized with pertussis, approximately 50% have apnea, 20% develop pneumonia, 1% have seizures, 1% die, and 0.3% have encephalopathy. [ 28 ] Recovery[emedicine.medscape.com] These include: Congested or runny nose Dry cough Low-grade fever Sore throat Mild headache In severe cases Respiratory syncytial virus infection can spread to the lower respiratory[mayoclinic.org]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    We report the case of a 39-year-old man with pulmonary LYG who presented to a hospital after experiencing three months of fever, weight loss, dry cough and exertional dyspnea[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] If the patient has seizures or any seizure like activity, an EEG may help rule out other causes of encephalitis.[symptoma.com] Hepatitis with jaundice (more common in people older than 35) Swollen or inflamed testicles Nervous system problems (rare), such as Guillain-Barré syndrome , meningitis, seizures[mountsinai.org]

  • Legionnaires' Disease

    Two male patients ages 54 and 58 years had persisting pneumonia with dry cough, dyspnea, weight loss, and fever up to 39 degrees C that did not respond to erythromycin treatment[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Microcystins can cause fever, headaches, vomiting, and—in rare cases—seizures.[theatlantic.com] Swine influenza pneumonia presents as an influenza-like illness (ILI) with dry cough, fever 102 degrees F and myalgias.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tuberculosis

    We hereby report a case of a very rare presentation of tuberculosis (TB) in a patient who presented with a dry cough and significant weight loss for 3 months.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] For one of these colleagues, the bacteria spread to his brain and he had seizures on the hospital floor in front of patients, Desai said.[rewire.org] A 74-year-old male with SLE visited the hospital with dry cough. In family history, his son was treated for pulmonary TB 9 years previously.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Systemic Scleroderma

    cough diarrhea constipation difficulty swallowing esophageal reflux abdominal bloating after meals You may begin to experience spasms of the blood vessels in your fingers[healthline.com] Symptoms are headaches, blurred vision, seizures, breathlessness, leg and foot swelling, or reduced urine production.[patient.info] […] transmitted as an autosomal dominant trait, characterized principally by the presence of hamartomas of the brain ( tubers ), retina ( phakomas ), and viscera, mental retardation, seizures[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitor

    Dry cough is a common side effect of ACE inhibitors and has been identified as a possible risk factor for angioedema.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The increase in bradykinin is also believed to be responsible for a troublesome side effect of ACE inhibitors, namely, a dry cough.[cvpharmacology.com] Some people also develop a dry cough. If this happens to you, your doctor can lower your dose or switch you to another medication, if it doesn't get better over time.[heartfailurematters.org]

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