Most commonly seen symptom in patients with empyema is persistent fever and other popular findings are weakness, loss of appetite, mild nonproductive cough
, pleuritic chest pain, mild dyspnea and loss of weight (10).
Symptoms can be moderate to severe but the most obvious ones include fever, chills, nonproductive cough
, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, muscle and body aches, headache and fatigue.
A 62-YEAR-OLD WOMAN presented with a 2--to 3-week history of fatigue, nonproductive cough
, dyspnea on exertion, and intermittent fever/chills.
He also reported having a nonproductive cough
, fatigue, and one month of night sweats.
A 59-year-old Caucasian male with a history of hepatitis C cirrhosis and history of hepatitis B exposure presented 8 months after orthotopic liver transplant (LT) with fever, fatigue, myalgia, night sweats, nonproductive cough
, and shortness of breath.
A 73-year-old woman with no smoking history presented to our hospital with nonproductive cough
and loss of appetite.
It has a very specific presentation a hacking, nonproductive cough
The patient had a 4-day history of a nonproductive cough
preceding the rash.
On December 29, the vesicles had begun to dry and scab, and he developed a nonproductive cough
and reported chest congestion.
He presents with a fever, nonproductive cough
, arthralgia, and fatigue.
The 13-year-old boy with culture-confirmed pneumonic plague reported mild, nonproductive cough
, but no complications were identified.
For more than two months, she described having a nonproductive cough
, nocturnal fever, significant weight loss, joint pains, and fatigue.