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31 possible causes of "Cough, Fever, Shortness of br..."
Symptoms:
  • Vomiting
  • Irritable mood
  • Cough
  • Fever
  • Shortness of breath
  • Chest pain
11. 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:
  • Groin lump
  • Difficulty in swallowing
  • Cough
  • Fever
  • Shortness of breath
  • Seizures
12. 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:
  • Hacking cough
  • Feels hot to touch
  • Cough
  • Fever
  • Shortness of breath
  • Unable to eat
13. Whooping Cough (Pertussis)
Whooping cough is a serious respiratory infection caused by a type of bacteria called Bordetella pertussis. The infection causes violent, uncontrollable coughing that can make it difficult to breathe. While whoopin...
Symptoms:
  • Lactose intolerance
  • Increased appetite
  • Cough
  • Fever
  • Shortness of breath
  • Fatigue
14. Cystic Fibrosis
Cystic fibrosis is a recessive genetic disorder that can lead to serious complications or even put your life at risk. It may cause severe problems in the lungs, pancreas, liver, and intestine. It is an inherite...
Symptoms:
  • Fatigue
  • Feels hot to touch
  • Cough
  • Fever
  • Shortness of breath
  • High-pitched breath sounds
15. Small Cell Lung Cancer
Your lungs are two sponge-like, air-filled organs located on either side of your chest. When you inhale, your lungs absorb oxygen and send it to the bloodstream for use by your cells. Carbon dioxide, a waste product o...
Symptoms:
  • General weakness
  • Feels hot to touch
  • Cough
  • Fever
  • Shortness of breath
  • Tired
16. Sarcoidosis
Sarcoidosis is an inflammatory disease where granulomas (clumps of immune cells, usually macrophages) form in various organs. This causes organ inflammation. Doctors believe that sarcoidosis may be caused by an abnorma...
Symptoms:
  • Bitter taste in mouth
  • Coughing up blood
  • Cough
  • Fever
  • Shortness of breath
  • Grey skin
17. Getting a Handle on Aspiration Pneumonia
Aspiration pneumonia is an inflammation of your lungs and bronchial tubes. It happens after you inhale foreign matter. It is also known as anaerobic pneumonia. This condition is caused by inhaling materials such a...
This condition is considered a medical emergency. Urgent care may be required.
Symptoms:
  • Pain
  • Stiff neck
  • Cough
  • Fever
  • Shortness of breath
  • Rash
18. Histoplasmosis
Histoplasmosis is a type of lung infection. It is caused by inhaling Histoplasma capsulatum fungal spores. Spores are found in soil and in the droppings of bats and birds. This fungus mainly grows in the central...
Symptoms:
  • Pain
  • Moist skin
  • Cough
  • Fever
  • Shortness of breath
  • Lethargy
19. Pulmonary Actinomycosis
Pulmonary actinomycosis is a rare bacterial lung infection. It is also known as thoracic actinomycosis. It is not contagious.This condition mainly affects people between 30 and 60 years old. It occurs more often in me...
Symptoms:
  • Headache
  • Muscle pain
  • Cough
  • Fever
  • Shortness of breath
  • Malaise
20. Bird Flu
Bird flu, also called avian influenza, is a viral infection that can also infect humans and other animals. Most forms of the virus are restricted to birds only. H5N1 is also the most common form of bird flu. Not only i...

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