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Dry coughing

Dry coughing: Introduction

Dry coughing: cough without sputum. See detailed information below for a list of 26 causes of Dry coughing, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Dry coughing

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Dry coughing Treatments

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Stories from Users for Dry coughing

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Dry coughing

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Dry coughing: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Dry coughing

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 »

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 chronic lung...read more »

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Hospitals & Clinics: Dry coughing

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Dry coughing: Related Rare Diseases

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Dry coughing: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Dry coughing

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How Common are these Causes of Dry coughing?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Dry coughing. Of the 26 causes of Dry coughing that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 5 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 6 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 17 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Dry coughing:

The following list of conditions have 'Dry coughing' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Dry coughing Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Dry coughing based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of Dry coughing:

    Medical Conditions associated with Dry coughing:

    Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Cough symptoms (1407 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

    Symptoms related to Dry coughing:

    Common cold (712 causes), Upper respiratory tract infection (18 causes), Post nasal drip (41 causes), Whooping cough, Pollutant irritation, Habitual cough, Laryngitis (23 causes), Tracheitis, Asthma (320 causes), Lung cancer (29 causes)

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