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University Medicine Cluster

Common Conditions:

 

 

Arthritis

High Blood Pressure

Asthma

High Cholesterol

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Lung Cancer

Dermatitis

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Gout

Pneumonia

Chronic Cough

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Senior Consultants

  • Prof Lim Tow Keang
  • Dr Khoo Kay Leong


Consultants

  • Dr Amartya Mukhopadhyay
  • Dr Gerald Chua Seng Wee  
  • Dr Khoo See Meng 
  • Dr Jason Phua
  • Dr Chua Ai Ping 


Associate Consultants

  • Dr Low Seow Ping
  • Dr Felicia Teo

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Definition

This is defined as persistent cough for more than 8 weeks. It may be due to a variety of reasons including the upper airway cough syndrome, asthma and gastro-oesophageal reflux.

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Treatment and drugs

 Several basic investigations may be required and treatment varies with the underlying cause.

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