Asthma related cough
Asthma related cough: Introduction
Asthma related cough: Cough-variant asthma is a type of asthma in which the main symptom is a dry, non-productive cough. Cough-variant asthma is sometimes called chronic cough to describe a cough that has lasted longer than six to eight weeks.
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causes, and treatments of Asthma related cough is available below.
Symptoms of Asthma related cough
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Treatments for Asthma related cough
- Asthma inhaler with albuterol, ipratropium
- Inhaled steroids (anti-inflammatory agents)
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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Asthma related cough:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
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Causes of Asthma related cough
- Coughing increases with exercise, called exercise-induced asthma
- Coughing may increase when they are exposed to asthma triggers or allergy-causing substances like dust or strong fragrances, or when they are in cold air
- Beta blockers
- Aspirin sensitivity
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Asthma related cough: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Asthma related cough
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms.
Although the...read more »
Sinusitis is overdiagnosed: There is a tendency to give a diagnosis of sinusitis,
when the condition is really a harmless complication of another infection,
such as a common cold....read more »
Whooping cough often undiagnosed: Although most children in the Western world have been
immunized against whooping cough (also called "pertussis"), this protection wears
off after...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain,...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the arm to...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can...read more »
Chronic lung diseases hard to diagnose: Some of the chronic lung diseases
are difficult to diagnose.
Even the well-knowns conditions such as asthma or lung cancer often fail to be diagnosed early.
Some of the...read more »
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Asthma related cough: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Asthma related cough
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Asthma related cough: Rare Types
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Asthma related cough: Animations
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Prognosis for Asthma related cough
Prognosis for Asthma related cough:
There is a gradual improvement in asthma symptoms over six to eight weeks.
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Asthma related cough: Broader Related Topics
Types of Asthma related cough
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