Cough And Weakness (Generalized)

Reviewed on 4/18/2022

There are many different conditions that can cause cough. Examples include bronchitis, emphysema, asthma, dust or smoke exposure, or upper respiratory infections. Generalized weakness can be a feature of many different illnesses. If you are worried about these symptoms or any other types of symptoms, take note of what brings them on, and discuss any troublesome symptoms with your health care provider.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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