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Increased chest phlegm

Increased chest phlegm: Introduction

Increased chest phlegm: Increased chest phlegm is an increase in the amount of secretions or sputum that is coughed up out of the lungs. See detailed information below for a list of 8 causes of Increased chest phlegm, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Increased chest phlegm:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Increased chest phlegm. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Increased chest phlegm: Symptom Checker

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Medications or substances causing Increased chest phlegm:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Increased chest phlegm as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Increased chest phlegm: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Increased chest phlegm may include these symptoms:

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Increased chest phlegm

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Increased chest phlegm: Related Rare Diseases

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Increased chest phlegm: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Increased chest phlegm

The list below shows some of the causes of Increased chest phlegm mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Increased chest phlegm?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Increased chest phlegm. Of the 8 causes of Increased chest phlegm that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 2 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 4 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Increased chest phlegm:

The following list of conditions have 'Increased chest phlegm' 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 Increased chest phlegm Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Increased chest phlegm based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Increased chest phlegm:

    Cough (1407 causes), Wet cough (286 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Sputum symptoms (216 causes), Chest symptoms (1355 causes), Mucus symptoms (766 causes), Mucus membrane symptoms (832 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Nose symptoms (2080 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Temperature symptoms (2497 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Salivary gland symptoms (355 causes)

    Symptoms related to Increased chest phlegm:

    Cough (1407 causes), Pneumonia (241 causes), Chest infection (12 causes), Chest symptoms (1355 causes), Productive cough (133 causes), Respiratory tract infection, Common cold (712 causes), Lung infection (34 causes), Bronchitis (273 causes), Lung bleeding (4 causes), Nosebleeds (294 causes)

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