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Ineffective coughing

Ineffective coughing: Introduction

Ineffective coughing: Ineffective coughing is coughing that does not bring up phlegm or sputum or that does not clear the airway of an obstruction. See detailed information below for a list of 6 causes of Ineffective coughing, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Ineffective coughing:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Ineffective coughing

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Ineffective coughing: Animations

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Ineffective coughing

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Misdiagnosis and Ineffective coughing

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Ineffective coughing: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Ineffective coughing

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Ineffective coughing: Related Rare Diseases

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Ineffective coughing: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Ineffective coughing

The list below shows some of the causes of Ineffective coughing mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Ineffective coughing?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Ineffective coughing. Of the 6 causes of Ineffective coughing that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Ineffective coughing:

The following list of conditions have 'Ineffective coughing' 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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Medical Conditions associated with Ineffective coughing:

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 Ineffective coughing:

Excessive secretions, Chest infections (12 causes)

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