Nonorganic cough is a persistent cough found not to be infectious, asthmatic, irritative, neurogenic, or the result of drug side effect. Instead, this represents a behavioral disturbance that may be associated with secondary gain. Often this sort of cough is stereotypical and predictable in its manifestations; it is most often seen in young women.
Sensory Neuropathic Cough (SNC) When coughing doesn’t stop. Sensory Neuropathic Cough (SNC) is a chronic cough disorder that is thought to have a neurogenic cause. Sensory neuropathic cough (SNC) 1 is also sometimes referred to as a cough caused by “laryngeal sensory neuropathy,” or is sometimes grouped within the more general category of “refractory chronic […]