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Signs of Common cold

Symptoms of Common cold

The list of medical symptoms mentioned in various sources for Common cold may include:

Note that Common cold symptoms usually refers to various medical symptoms known to a patient, but the phrase Common cold signs may often refer to those signs that are only noticable by a doctor.

Signs or Symptoms of Common cold:

Symptoms of the common cold usually begin two to three days after infection and often include nasal discharge, obstruction of nasal breathing, swelling of the sinus membranes, sneezing, sore throat, cough, and headache. Fever is usually slight but can climb to 102o F in infants and young children. (Source: excerpt from The Common Cold, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)

More Symptoms of Common cold:

More detailed symptom information may be found on the symptoms of Common cold article. In addition to the above medical information, to get a full picture of the possible signs or symptoms of this condition and also possibly the signs and symptoms of its related medical conditions, it may be necessary to examine symptoms that may be caused by:

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What are the signs of Common cold?

The phrase "signs of Common cold" should, strictly speaking, refer only to those signs and symptoms of Common cold that are not readily apparent to the patient. The word "symptoms of Common cold" is the more general meaning; see symptoms of Common cold.

The signs and symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Common cold. This medical information about signs and symptoms for Common cold has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of Common cold signs or Common cold symptoms. Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Common cold may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they are indeed Common cold symptoms.


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