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22 possible causes of "Shortness of breath, Cough, H..."
Symptoms:
  • Wheezing
  • Mouth irritation
  • Shortness of breath
  • Cough
  • Headache
  • Sore throat
1. Allergic Rhinitis
Allergic rhinitis, also called hay fever, is the group of uncomfortable symptoms that occur when your body is exposed to a specific allergen. An allergen is a typically harmless substance, such as grass or dust, whic...
Symptoms:
  • Excessive sweating
  • Tender lymph node
  • Shortness of breath
  • Cough
  • Headache
  • Moist skin
2. Cold and Flu Overview
Overview Colds (common colds) and the flu (influenza) are contagious infections that affect the respiratory system. Both are airborne illnesses, spread through coughing and sneezing. Colds typically are confined to th...
Symptoms:
  • Headache
  • Muscle pain
  • Shortness of breath
  • Cough
  • General weakness
  • Rapid shallow breathing
3. Pneumonia
Pneumonia is an infection in one or both lungs. The infection may be caused by fungi, bacteria, or viruses. Pneumonia causes inflammation in your lung's air sacs, also referred to as alveoli. The alveoli fill with flui...
Symptoms:
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Shortness of breath
  • Cough
  • Headache
  • Diarrhea
4. Swine Flu
Swine flu, also known as the H1N1 virus, made headlines in 2009 when it was declared a pandemic (Dandagi & Byahatti, 2011). Pandemics are contagious diseases affecting people throughout the world or on multipl...
Symptoms:
  • Loss of appetite
  • Headache
  • Shortness of breath
  • Cough
  • Abscess of chest wall
  • Fertility problem
5. Tuberculosis
Tuberculosis (TB) is a potentially fatal contagious disease that can affect almost any part of the body but is mainly an infection of the lungs.
Symptoms:
  • Loss of appetite
  • Headache
  • Shortness of breath
  • Cough
  • Pain
  • Diarrhea
6. The Atypical Facts About Atypical Pneumonia
Atypical pneumonia refers to pneumonia (a long infection) that is not caused by the bacteria that cause the "typical pneumonia." Typical pneumonia tends to be more serious than atypical pneumonia. This type of pneumoni...
Symptoms:
  • Loss of appetite
  • Excessive sweating
  • Shortness of breath
  • Cough
  • Headache
  • Pain
7. MRSA (Staph) Infection
MRSA (methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus) is a type of staphylococcus bacteria (staph) that is resistant to beta-lactam antibiotics. MRSA is contagious and can cause life-threatening infection. MRSA isn't foun...
Symptoms:
  • Irritation of nose
  • Coughing up phlegm
  • Shortness of breath
  • Cough
  • Headache
  • Mouth irritation
8. Allergies Overview
An allergy is the immune system's response to a foreign substance that is not typically harmful to your body. These foreign substances-such as certain foods, pollen, or pet dander-are called allergens. They elicit ...
This condition is considered a medical emergency. Urgent care may be required.
Symptoms:
  • Seizures
  • Neck lump
  • Shortness of breath
  • Cough
  • Headache
  • Difficulty in swallowing
9. Infectious Mononucleosis
Infectious mononucleosis, often called "mono," is caused by the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV). It typically occurs in teenagers, but you can get it at any age. The virus is spread through saliva, which is why some peopl...
Symptoms:
  • Headache
  • Stops breathing
  • Shortness of breath
  • Cough
  • Stopped breathing
  • Barrel chest
10. Chronic Bronchitis
Your bronchial tubes are responsible for delivering air to your lungs. When these tubes become inflamed, mucus can build up. The coughing and shortness of breath this causes is known as bronchitis. People often develo...

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