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Dr. Lionel Tapia

Pediatrics
Billings, MT
42 years experience

Locations

Office

Billings, MT

Address

The Childrens Clinic, Billings, MT
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Specialties
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Pediatrics

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

2 Answers
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A member asked:
Dr. Lionel Tapia
Pediatrics 42 years experience
No: Generally a lacy red rash that is not itchy is associated with mild viral illness. If your child is not bothered by the rash, it is not likely to be dangerous.
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A member asked:
Dr. Lionel Tapia
Pediatrics 42 years experience
No: Whooping after a severe coughing spell may be a sign of pertussis, or whooping cough, it is not a sound made by a child with asthma.

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HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Tapia is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Tapia is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I have a whooping sound also
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Minnesota Medical School, MN
Graduated 1979MD
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