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1,697 Possible Causes for Productive Cough

  • Acute Bronchitis

    cough.[] In a double-blind, placebo-controlled, multicentre Phase IV study, 361 outpatients with acute bronchitis and or 10 coughing fits during the day, onset of bronchial mucus production[] There were no significant differences regarding the presence of night cough, productive cough, or activity limitations at follow up, or in the mean duration of activity limitations[]

  • Sinusitis

    You'll notice a harsh, barky, non-productive cough in your child and a fever that usually lasts two to five days. Symptoms will be worse at night, she says.[] cough (especially at night) Some symptoms suggest which sinus is infected: Maxillary sinusitis causes pain over the cheeks just below the eyes, toothache, and headache.[] […] face Congestion and blockage in the nose Tenderness (pain when touched) and swelling over the affected sinus Reduced ability to smell (hyposmia) Bad breath (halitosis) A productive[]

  • Streptococcal Infection

    The bacteria are present in saliva and nasal discharge so sneezing, coughing and shaking hands can spread the bacteria.[] In rare cases the infection can also be contracted from contaminated foods including: milk and milk products eggs. Impetigo is highly contagious.[]

  • Pneumonia

    She had started taking the TNFI, golimumab (50 mg/month), 3 years before and developed a productive cough 4 weeks before this admission.[] The most common symptoms of pneumonia include productive cough, fever, dyspnea and chest pain.[] Cough reflex also diminishes with age, so elderly patients with pneumonia may not have a productive cough.[]

  • Tuberculosis

    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[] Symptoms include productive cough, fever, weight loss, and malaise.[] The CDC has identified the symptoms to be: productive cough, coughing up blood, weight loss, loss of appetite, lethargy/weakness, night sweats, or fever.[]

  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

    A 73-year-old patient visited with a 2-year history of dyspnea on exertion and productive cough, which had worsened 1 month ago.[] cough, death in 3-6 yrs Imaging Diffuse reticulonodular infiltrates.[] Symptoms of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis are nonspecific, with dyspnea and non-productive cough being the most common.[]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Patients with dry or slightly productive cough associated with a history of URTI were recruited.[] Subjects with productive cough or no cough showed no consistent changes during infection.[] These products thin mucous and can help thin thick discolored drainage. To suppress coughing, take dextromethorphan can be helpful as a cough suppressant.[]

  • Drug-induced Fever

    cough.[] Physical exam and history of symptoms: Questions as to whether there are any other signs of infection, redness, swelling, pain, pus, productive cough, color of phlegm, breaks[] A 10-year-old girl presented to a local physician with fever, productive cough, and weight loss for 3 months.[]

  • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

    Yes Typical productive cough No Typical productive cough Have you been coughing up phlegm for more than 3 days?[] A distinction is made between productive coughing (with mucus) and unproductive coughing (without mucus).[] This is followed by a lower respiratory phase: the patient develops a dry, non productive cough, dyspnoea and hypoxaemia. 20-25% require ICU admission.[]

  • Influenza

    Yet differing symptoms of the cold are: sore throat; productive, phlegmy coughs; and sneezing.[] Patients appear severely ill, with productive bloody cough, hypoxemia, an elevated white blood cell (WBC) count, and multiple cavitary infiltrates on chest radiography. [31[] Cover your nose and mouth with a tissue when you cough or sneeze. Throw the tissue in the trash after you use it.[]

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