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Sudden onset of acute cough: Sudden onset of acute cough is the rapid development of a cough. See detailed information below for a list of 14 causes of Sudden onset of acute cough, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Sudden onset of acute cough:
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)
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