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713 Possible Causes for Exertional Cough

  • Asthma

    CASE REPORT: A 47-year-old woman with a 6-month medical history of "asthma" presented to our hospital with a 1-month history or dyspnea on exertion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Consequently, the person exhibits a progressive difficulty, first coughing to remove obstructions like mucus, and then in breathing, especially with exertion.[medicinenet.com] Regardless of age, asthma symptoms can include: • Dry cough, especially at night or in response to specific “triggers” • Tightness or pressure in the chest • Wheezing — a[asthmaandallergies.org]

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    , chronic cough with or without sputum production, or a history of wheezing.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] According to the history of chronic cough and exertional dyspnea, he was treated with inhaled corticosteroids for COPD.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We report a 55-year-old male ex-smoker who presented with complaints of exertional breathlessness and productive cough for five years and an episode of haemoptysis four days[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Congestive Heart Failure

    · Dyspnea on ordinary exertion · Hepatomegaly · Pleural effusion · Decrease in vital capacity by one third from maximum recorded · Tachycardia (heart rate 120 beats/min.)[web.archive.org] Dyspnea on exertion Hepatomegaly Pleural effusion Tachycardia Vital capacity reduced by at least one third of normal The main investigations in the diagnosis of congestive[symptoma.com] […] pressure ( 16 cm H2O at right atrium) · Hepatojugular reflux · Weight loss 4.5 kg in 5 days in response to treatment Minor criteria: · Bilateral ankle edema · Nocturnal cough[web.archive.org]

  • Morbid Obesity

    INTRODUCTION: Visceral adiposity is associated with decreased serum adiponectin levels, peripheral resistance to insulin and an increased risk of cardio-metabolic complications. However, the link between adiponectin expression in visceral adipose tissue (VAT), its serum levels and metabolic protection is controversial.[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cardiomyopathy

    But as the condition advances, signs and symptoms usually appear, including: Breathlessness with exertion or even at rest Swelling of the legs, ankles and feet Bloating of[mayoclinic.org] In young children, for example, heart failure may be manifest as fatigue and shortness of breath (dyspnea) upon exertion.[rarediseases.org] […] the abdomen due to fluid buildup Cough while lying down Fatigue Heartbeats that feel rapid, pounding or fluttering Chest discomfort or pressure Dizziness, lightheadedness[mayoclinic.org]

  • Pulmonary Hypertension

    Uncommon symptoms include cough, hemoptysis and hoarseness.[symptoma.com] Other symptoms, such as coughing (rarely, coughing up blood) and wheezing, are usually caused by the underlying lung disorder.[merckmanuals.com] Activity or exertion may provoke the shortness of breath or make it worse. Other less common symptoms may include: cough , fatigue , lethargy, and dizziness .[emedicinehealth.com]

  • Mitral Valve Stenosis

    Classical symptoms include: Reduced exercise capacity Shortness of breath (dyspnea), usually upon exertion Persistent cough Acute pulmonary edema Small amounts of blood-tinged[herzzentrum.immanuel.de] […] may worsen with exertion or stress.[wexnermedical.osu.edu] See your doctor if you develop: Shortness of breath, especially with exertion or when you lie down Fatigue, especially during increased physical activity Swollen feet or legs[fortishealthcare.com]

  • Superior Vena Cava Syndrome

    […] with an exertional dyspnea.[thrombosisjournal.biomedcentral.com] This pain, described as heaviness, was sometimes located in the mid-thoracic region, exacerbated by a slight dry cough and associated with a low-grade fever and sometimes[thrombosisjournal.biomedcentral.com]

  • Heart Disease

    Acta Med Port. 2017 May 31;30(5):421-425. doi: 10.20344/amp.7713. Epub 2017 May 31. Author information 1 Serviço de Endocrinologia. Instituto Português de Oncologia de Lisboa Francisco Gentil. Lisboa. Portugal. 2 Department of Pathology. John Radcliffe Hospital. Oxford. United Kingdom. United Kingdom. 3 Department of[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Rheumatic Heart Disease

    Rheumatic heart disease refers to a group of heart disorders that develop as a complication of rheumatic fever. It is one of the most common heart disease in children, particularly in developing countries. Rheumatic fever is the antecedent of rheumatic heart disease. As per the Jones criteria, rheumatic heart[…][symptoma.com]

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