Red flags include coughing
up blood-tinged phlegm, a great deal of phlegm or phlegm that is turning thicker and darker; fever; shortness of breath; and wheezing.
) can benefit this patient; the provider places both hands on the anterolateral base of the patient's lungs to increase abdominal pressure and aid in production of a forceful cough (Arbour, 2016).
Incidence of fentanyl-induced coughing
and effect of injection velocity.
The disease can last up to six weeks, even after treatment, as the coughing
carries on after the bacteria has been cleared from the body.
Symptoms: A heavy and tight chest, a rattling feeling within the chest, coughing
up sticky mucus, and excess mucus in the airways.
is usually happening for a reason.
Carvalho explains, “Chronic coughing
or persistent coughing
may not be truly dangerous, but it is almost always annoying at best and certainly disruptive.
Tuberculosis Symptoms: A persistent cough, often with extreme tiredness, weight loss, night sweats and coughing
Parents should also be alert to the signs and symptoms of whooping cough - which include severe coughing
fits accompanied by the characteristic 'whoop' sound in young children but as a prolonged cough in older children or adults.
Symptoms of whooping cough are initially mild, and then develop into severe coughing
fits, which produce the namesake high-pitched "whoop" sound in infected babies and children when they inhale air after coughing
Common signs of whooping cough in babies include coughing
in short bursts, followed by a 'whoop' sound as the baby gasps for air.
Second stage symptoms include: | Intense bouts of coughing
, which bring up thick phlegm; | A "whoop" sound with each sharp intake of breath after coughing
; | Vomiting after coughing
, especially in infants and young children, and | Tiredness and redness in the face from the effort of coughing