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Acute cough: The noisy sudden expulsion of air from the respiratory tract. See detailed information below for a list of 28 causes of Acute cough, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Acute cough, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.
Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :
Medical Conditions associated with Acute cough:
Cough (1407 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Cough symptoms (1407 causes), Nose symptoms (2080 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Temperature symptoms (2497 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)
Symptoms related to Acute cough:
Cough (1407 causes), Dry cough (201 causes), Wet cough (286 causes), Barking cough (10 causes), Croup (17 causes), Common cold (712 causes), Flu (168 causes), Bronchitis (273 causes), Viral upper respiratory tract infection, Post viral cough, Pneumonia (241 causes), Postnasal drip (41 causes), Bacterial upper respiratory tract infection, Pulmonary oedema (52 causes), Pulmonary embolism (28 causes)
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