common cold

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Synonyms for common cold

a mild viral infection involving the nose and respiratory passages (but not the lungs)

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Upper respiratory infections were 74% more likely among children attending day care, and 7% more likely among children with at least one sibling at home.
Patients being treated for bacterial upper respiratory infections with antibiotics such as metronidazole (Flagyl) and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (Septra) are at increased risk since these drugs are known to interfere with Warfarin metabolism.
In a study of nearly 19,000 people in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, the risk of an upper respiratory infection was 36 percent higher in those with low vitamin D levels (less than 10 ng/mL) than in those with normal levels (at least 30 ng/mL).
We receive up to 300 patients a day, half of which suffer from bronchitis and upper respiratory infections," said Suresh.
The rate of AOM after upper respiratory infections was 30% in children 6-47 months of age.
While the raw data did, as expected, reveal worse health associated with high pollution days, NJMRC said "the correlation disappeared on almost all measures" when the researchers controlled for potential time-related confounders, such as upper respiratory infections.
While recirculated air in other settings, such as buildings, has been shown to increase risk for upper respiratory infections, no evidence was found in this study that it increases the risk in passengers on commercial flights of up to 2 hours, the investigators concluded.
The first patient was a 47-year-old woman who complained of difficult nasal breathing, headaches, and intermittent anosmia associated with upper respiratory infections.
aureus might be limited to those carriers who create a cloud of organisms in the air around them when they have viral upper respiratory infections, according to Dr.
9%) were upper respiratory infections, which included rhinosinusitis, tracheitis, tracheobronchitis, and bronchitis; 19 (21.
Upper respiratory infections (also known as the common cold) are extremely common in children.
com/research/e59154/acute_upper_respir) has announced the addition of GlobalData's new report "Acute Upper Respiratory Infections (AURI) Therapeutics - Pipeline Assessment and Market Forecasts to 2017" to their offering.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Two commonly used over-the-counter cough remedies didn't work any better than placebo in a randomized, double-blind trial in 100 children with upper respiratory infections, Dr.
Vitamin E seems to help elderly people fend off colds and other upper respiratory infections, according to a study in the Aug.
Patients are being treated for upper respiratory infections and viral and gastrointestinal symptoms.
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