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Katrina crud 

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Hurricane (tropical storm) Katrina

PULMONOLOGY

A term of art referring to the constellation of upper respiratory tract complaints–sore throats, runny noses, and a nagging hacking cough–that followed repatriation of mould-laden homes in New Orleans after the water receded from Hurricane Katrina in 2005.  

Synonym Katrina cough

Reference http://www.waywordradio.org/katrina_crud_1/

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