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1,453 Possible Causes for Dry Cough, Weight Loss

  • 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] Patients with infectious mononucleosis may also complain of a dry cough, lack of appetite and vague chest pain.[symptoma.com] Loss Surgery) Cancer (Oncology) Cardiovascular Dentistry Dermatology Diabetes Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Eye Care Fertility Center[uhealthsystem.com]

  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

    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] Some nonspecific, systemic symptoms like weight loss, fever, and myalgia also may be present.[symptoma.com] 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]

  • 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] A 50 year male presented with acute onset jaundice, significant weight loss and elevated liver enzymes with clinico-radiological suspicion of cholangiocarcinoma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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]

  • Pneumonia

    A 67-year-old man was admitted to our hospital complaining of dry cough.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A more insidious form of hypersensitivity pneumonia is associated with persistent malaise, fever, weight loss, and cough.[britannica.com] She was admitted to clinic with a 2-week history of dyspnoea, dry cough and fever.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • 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] loss lumps in your neck.[your.md] 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]

  • 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] May see hemoptysis and/or systemic signs such as weight loss or poor appetite. CT of chest or chest radiograph may detect lesion. Bronchoscopy may find bronchial lesion.[online.epocrates.com] 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]

  • Chronic Eosinophilic Pneumonia

    Our present patient, a 55-year-old woman, had classic symptoms of dry cough, weight loss, malaise, dyspnea, night sweats, and fevers.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 24-year-old Chinese woman presented with cough, chest pain, weight loss, low grade fever and bronchial breath sounds on auscultation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We report a 15-year-old girl presenting with dry cough, exertional dyspnoea, weight loss, fever and night sweats for over 1 month.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypereosinophilic Syndrome

    Respiratory - shortness of breath, and dry cough. Alcohol intolerance with abdominal pain, flushing, and nausea.[patient.info] Finally, patients can develop symptoms that are not organ-specific, such as fever, night sweats, anorexia and weight loss.[symptoma.com] It usually presents with fever, weight loss, fatigue, and rash. An enlarged liver and spleen and liver is often present.[checkorphan.org]

  • Histoplasmosis

    A 21-year-old previously healthy woman presented with a three-week history of shortness of breath and dry cough.[cmaj.ca] A middle aged male with no known comorbidities presented with history of colicky abdominal pain, low grade fever and weight loss.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The manifestations of disseminated form of histoplasmosis are fever, weakness, weight loss, hepatosplenomegaly, and mucocutaneous lesions.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Blastomycosis

    Blastomycosis Pathology Type Fungus Cause(s) Inhalation of fungus Symptoms Fever , chills, myalgia , headache , dry cough , night sweats , skin lesions , Mortality Rate Up[house.wikia.com] loss, night sweats, hemoptysis, and a lung mass suggesting tuberculosis or carcinoma of the lung.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] There are many symptoms which are feeling people who are suffering from this disease but the most common symptoms are chills, hoarseness, chest pain, a dry cough, difficulty[homenaturalcures.com]

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