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Chronic cough with no other symptoms

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: You should see your doctor to be evaluated and have chest X ray to find the cause so be treated.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Popler
Pediatric Pulmonology 18 years experience
Asthma: Children with a chronic cough should be evaluated for asthma, which is the most common cause. However, often other etiologies need to be ruled out, s... Read More
Dr. Russell Faust
Dr. Russell Faustanswered
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 30 years experience
Depends ...: For children who cough mostly at night, especially if they cough hard enough that they occasionally vomit, and children who cough at night and spend t... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Common: Cough is common in this scenareo. If it persists, you should see your doctor.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Hematology and Oncology 31 years experience
Can be but..: There are many reasons for a chronic cough. Congestive heart failure is just one of those many reasons. This should be evaluated by a physician to d... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
That depends on : many factors. Do you have pneumonia, bronchitis, asthma, smoker's cough, post nasal drip etc?
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Kier
Rheumatology 52 years experience
Not generally: Pulmonary involvement in sle is generally manifested as pleural effusions(fluid around the lung) and pneumonitis. These would generally result in an ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Pulmonary Critical Care 37 years experience
Depends size: I could imagine. It really depends the size. I wonder how crowded your pharynx is. There also may be postnasal drip causing cough. Have it checked ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 45 years experience
Many: Tb, sarcoidosis, pneumonia, bronchiectasis, asthma, chronic bronchitis, lung abscess, lupus, interstitial pulmonary fibrosis, hypersensitivity pneumo... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
COVID 19: Although there are a number of possible causes, COVID 19 is one of those. COVID 19 sx’s: dry cough, shortness of breath, chest tightness, nasal conge... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 51 years experience
What is your questio: I assume you are under the care of a doctor. He/she will need to investigate and find out the cause for your lung opacity. It could be infection of so... Read More
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