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Pulmonary Vascular Diseasea 

Pulmonary Vascular Diseasea
Pulmonary Vascular Diseasea

Rodrigo Cartin-Ceba

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date: 27 September 2020

Cough is one of the most common reasons for outpatient medical consultation. Cough can be classified according to duration as acute (<3 weeks), subacute (3-8 weeks), and chronic (>8 weeks). Acute cough is usually related to an infectious cause, and symptomatic management usually suffices. Chronic cough, in contrast, is mainly related to postnasal drip, asthma, or gastroeseophageal reflux disease. Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors have been implicated in up to 10% of patients with chronic cough.

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