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COPD-like cough symptoms

COPD-like cough symptoms: Introduction

COPD-like cough symptoms: usually comprises of cough with sputum. See detailed information below for a list of 22 causes of COPD-like cough symptoms, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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COPD-like cough symptoms: Symptom Checker

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COPD-like cough symptoms Treatments

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COPD-like cough symptoms: Animations

COPD-like cough symptoms: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to COPD-like cough symptoms

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COPD-like cough symptoms: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and COPD-like cough symptoms

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 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 about 15 years. Thus, any teen or adult with a persistent more »

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, more »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The reality is more »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease Fragile X disorder can show only mild symptoms in the early years, and Parkinsons-like 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 diseases with diagnostic more »

COPD-like cough symptoms: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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COPD-like cough symptoms: Related Rare Diseases

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COPD-like cough symptoms: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of COPD-like cough symptoms

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How Common are these Causes of COPD-like cough symptoms?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of COPD-like cough symptoms. Of the 22 causes of COPD-like cough symptoms that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: COPD-like cough symptoms:

The following list of conditions have 'COPD-like cough symptoms' 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 COPD-like cough symptoms Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of COPD-like cough symptoms based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of COPD-like cough symptoms:

    Medical Conditions associated with COPD-like cough symptoms:

    COPD-like symptoms (22 causes), 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 COPD-like cough symptoms:

    Tuberculosis, Bronchitis (273 causes), Emphysema, Pneumonia (241 causes), Bronchiectasis, Pneumoconiosis, Smoking

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