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579 Possible Causes for Night Sweats, Productive Cough, Weight Loss

  • Tuberculosis

    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] As the disease progresses, it manifests itself with chronic cough with blood-tinged sputum, fever and night sweats.[symptoma.com] A 6-year old male infant from the West Region of Cameroon infected with HIV who presented at a local health center with a 10 days history of productive cough associated with[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Bronchitis

    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] She denies chills, night sweats, shortness of breath or wheeze. Temperature is 99.9 F (37.7 C).[smartypance.com] cough.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pneumonia

    A more insidious form of hypersensitivity pneumonia is associated with persistent malaise, fever, weight loss, and cough.[britannica.com] A young female vaper presented with insidious onset cough, progressive dyspnoea on exertion, fever, night sweats and was in respiratory failure when admitted to hospital.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] She had started taking the TNFI, golimumab (50 mg/month), 3 years before and developed a productive cough 4 weeks before this admission.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Streptococcal Infection

    Symptoms include: tiredness weakness fever weight loss respiratory problems problems with heart function in cases where endocarditis occurs.[yourgenome.org] Symptoms include extreme tiredness, weakness, fever, chills, night sweats, and weight loss.[humanillnesses.com] The bacteria are present in saliva and nasal discharge so sneezing, coughing and shaking hands can spread the bacteria.[betterhealth.vic.gov.au]

  • Lung Abscess

    A 56-year-old Caucasian lady presented with a short history of pleuritic chest pain on the background of a 2-month history of fever, chills, 10-kg weight loss and cough with[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Symptoms include fatigue, loss of appetite, night sweats, fever, weight loss, and a cough that brings up sputum. Diagnosis is usually determined with a chest x-ray.[merckmanuals.com] A 23 year old female with a past history of a lung abscess diagnosed at the age of 13 years presented with recurrent episodes of productive cough.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pulmonary Actinomycosis

    A 64-year-old male patient presented with a productive cough, bloody sputum, and weight loss.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients may present with constitutive symptoms like fatigue, fever, night sweats, loss of appetite and weight.[symptoma.com] We report the case of an HIV-seropositive patient with a two-week history of fever, a productive cough, and pleuritic chest pain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Multidrug-resistant Tuberculosis

    We report a 22-year-old CF patient with high fever, dyspnea and weight loss that progressively worsened over 2 weeks before admission.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Stigmata of TB were cough 3 weeks in 4, weight loss or a history of failing to thrive in 3, fever in 2 infants, and reported night sweats in 1.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We report a 50 year old South Indian woman, a diabetic, who presented to us with complaints of productive cough and hemoptysis for the past 2 months.[casesjournal.biomedcentral.com]

  • Pulmonary Tuberculosis

    The first case was a 13-year-old patient who was admitted with a 2-month history of fever, weight loss, night sweats, and cough.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 37 year old Sri Lankan Sinhalese female presented with fever of one month's duration with productive cough and two weeks painless left lower limb swelling.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] sweats.[pathwaymedicine.org]

  • Histoplasmosis

    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] sweats Weight loss Patients with emphysema may develop a slowly progressive form of histoplasmosis that resembles tuberculosis, except that it is not contagious.[lung.org] A male patient with newly diagnosed glioblastoma multiform presented with non-productive cough and chest pain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Blastomycosis

    loss, night sweats, hemoptysis, and a lung mass suggesting tuberculosis or carcinoma of the lung.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We describe a 45-year-old patient who complained of productive cough, hemoptysis, and dorsal rachiodynia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] cough, weight loss Ulcerated skin lesions , lytic bone lesions (systemic disease) Diagnosis : Broad based budding yeast (sputum) Treatment : Itraconazole Amphotericin B Notes[medlibes.com]

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