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Coughing is an illness symptom in DayZ. It is a sign of a player contracting either the Influenza or Gas Poisoning. When getting a disease with this symptom, coughing will make a sound that can alert other nearby Survivors and Infected, along with the bottom portion of the screen being momentarily covered by your survivor's hand covering their mouth.

Symptom cough

Survivor coughing

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