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Glossary for Foul smelling sputum

Medical terms related to Foul smelling sputum or mentioned in this section include:

  • Actinomycosis: A chronic infection usually caused by an organism normally found in human bowels and mouths. The disease usually affects the face and neck and results in deep, lumpy abscesses that emit a grainy pus through multiple sinuses.
  • Body symptoms: Symptoms affecting the entire body features.
  • Breath symptoms: Breath-related symptoms including breath odor
  • Breathing symptoms: Symptoms affecting the breathing systems.
  • Bronchietasis:
  • COPD: Severe obstruction of bronchial air flow typically from bronchitis and/or emphysema.
  • Common symptoms: The most common symptoms
  • Cough: Any type of coughing symptom.
  • E-coli food poisoning: Type of bacterial food poisoning
  • Face symptoms: Symptoms affecting the face
  • Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
  • Hydatid cyst: It is rare for hydatid disease to be encountered primarily in the urogenital system or retroperitoneum. Moreover, prostatic involvement is extremely rare.
  • Immune deficiency conditions: Any of various diseases that suppress the immune system.
  • Legionnaires' disease: A severe respiratory disease which is caused by the Legionella pneumophila bacteria. The condition can result in pneumonia and can be life-threatening.
  • Lung abscess: The formation of a localized collection of puss in a cavity in the lungs
  • Lung symptoms: Symptoms affecting one or both lungs.
  • Mouth symptoms: Symptoms of the mouth or oral area.
  • Mucopurulent secretions: sputum which is mucopurulent in nature
  • Mucopurulent sputum: sputum which is mucopurulent in nature
  • Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
  • Odor symptoms: Any of various body scents
  • Plague: Any epidemic disease with a high death rate.
  • Pneumonia: Lung infection or inflammation (as a symptom)
  • Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis: An abnormal condition where phospholipids and proteins are deposited in the alveoli of the lung. More prevalent in males with some patients having no symptoms and others having an unproductive cough and progressive dyspnea with exertion. The condition increases the risk of secondary infection. Also called alveolar proteinosis.
  • Purulent sputum: foul smelling infectious sputum.
  • Respiratory symptoms: Symptoms affecting the breathing systems.
  • Salivary gland symptoms: Symptoms affecting the salivary glands or salivation.
  • Sensations: Changes to sensations or the senses
  • Sputum: The phlegm like substance that is expelled from the bronchi, trachea, and lungs
  • Sputum symptoms: Sputum symptoms such as when coughing
  • Staphylococcal infection: Any infection caused by the bacteria staphylococcal
  • Throat symptoms: Symptoms affecting the throat
  • Tuberculosis: Bacterial infection causing nodules forming, most commonly in the lung.
  • Wet cough: Wet productive cough producing sputum

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Foul smelling sputum:

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