Whooping Cough (Pertussis)
Severe coughing that ends in a "whooping" sound when the person breathes in. Caused by pertussis bacteria.
A loud, brassy, barking cough that sounds like a seal. Caused by viruses.
A dry, hacking cough that often gets worse at night. May be caused by colds, bronchiolitis, or asthma.
A productive cough that brings up mucus. May be caused by infections or asthma.
Cough With Wheezing
A wheezing, whistling sound when breathing out during a cough. May be caused by bronchiolitis or asthma.