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Psychogenic cough

Psychogenic cough: Introduction

Psychogenic cough: There are patients with a chronic dry cough (longer than 4 months) that seems to defy all explanation and resist all the usual standard treatment. This is known as psychogenic cough. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Psychogenic cough is available below.

Symptoms of Psychogenic cough

  • Started during or after recovering from a viral laryngitis and/or upper respiratory infection
  • Dry cough
  • Cough occurs due to no perceivable reason
  • Cough may occur several times an hour to even as often as several times a minute.
  • Cough does not seem to get better with time (months or even years)
  • more symptoms...»

Treatments for Psychogenic cough

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Psychogenic cough?

Causes of Psychogenic cough

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Psychogenic cough: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Psychogenic cough

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Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be diagnosed...read more »

Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with an eating disorder is female. The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to be diagnosed or have a delayed diagnosis. See misdiagnosis of eating...read more »

Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be undiagnosed in teenagers. The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe...read more »

Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression) may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms of...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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  1. Psychogenic cough: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

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