Cough is a respiratory system and chest symptom characterized by an explosive expulsion of air from the lungs acting as a protective mechanism to clear the air passages or as a symptom of pulmonary disturbance. [ URL:http://www2.merriam-webster.com/cgi-bin/mwmednlm?book=Medical&va=cough ]

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database cross reference
  • UMLS_CUI:C0010200
  • UMLS_ICD9CM_2005_AUI:A0043303
  • ICD9CM_2005:786.2
id
  • SYMP:0000614

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