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Nonproductive cough

Nonproductive cough: Introduction

Nonproductive cough: A cough that is not associated with productive phlegm. See detailed information below for a list of 58 causes of Nonproductive cough, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Nonproductive cough:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Nonproductive cough

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Causes of Types of Nonproductive cough:

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Nonproductive cough: Symptom Checker

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Nonproductive cough Treatments

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Nonproductive cough: Animations

Nonproductive cough: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Nonproductive cough

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Nonproductive cough: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Nonproductive cough

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"), 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 more »

Nonproductive cough: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Nonproductive cough

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Nonproductive cough: Related Rare Diseases

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Nonproductive cough: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Nonproductive cough

The list below shows some of the causes of Nonproductive cough mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Nonproductive cough?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Nonproductive cough. Of the 58 causes of Nonproductive cough that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Nonproductive cough:

The following list of conditions have 'Nonproductive cough' 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 Nonproductive cough Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Nonproductive cough based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of Nonproductive cough:

    Medical Conditions associated with Nonproductive cough:

    Dry cough (201 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Cough (1407 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Cough symptoms (1407 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

    Symptoms related to Nonproductive cough:

    Dry cough (201 causes), Severe cough (98 causes), Cold-like symptoms (712 causes), Airway occlusion (19 causes), Aortic aneurysm (thoracic), Asthma (320 causes), Atelectasis (22 causes), Chronic bronchitis (19 causes), Bronchogenic carcinoma, Common cold (712 causes), Esophageal achalasia, Esophageal diverticula, Esophageal occlusion

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