Sneezing is a common symptom of a variety of respiratory ailments. The most common is the Common Cold, but it may occur with any Upper Respiratory Tract Infection (URTI). An occasional sneeze is a normal response to an irritant such as dust or pepper. Sneezing in response to sunlight is ...

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Simple Causes: Sneezes have a variety of simple causes and triggers:

  • Airborne irritants
  • Dust irritation
  • Smoke inhalation (e.g. secondary smoke)
  • Inhaled irritant (e.g. pepper, fumes, ammonia, cleaning sprays, pepper spray)
  • External temperature changes
  • Cool breeze
  • Sneezing in sunlight ...
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Causes List for Sneezing

Possible causes of Sneezing (or similar symptoms) may include:1

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  1. Source: Algorithmically Generated List

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