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Cough for Weeks

A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Ott
20 years experience Emergency Medicine
Cough in children: is usually caused either by a viral illness or allergies. If the child is acting normally, eating and drinking well, and does not seem to have trouble ... Read More

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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Cough brown phlegm: Likely bronchitis with irritation and some blood streaking , but if fever may be pneumonia or TB, rarely pulmonary embolism causes streaked cough( ar ... Read More
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Dr. Ew Christensen
28 years experience Family Medicine
Get in: If you are having fever, shortness of breath, or achiness with your cough then you should get in right away to be seen. A cough like this can be a vir ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sue Ferranti
29 years experience Internal Medicine
See doctor...: It is possible that your cough is due to bronchospasm from some etiology. Possible causes of bronchospasm include bronchitis (airway infection), aller ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Pelargonium sidoides: The herb pelargonium sidoides, the root of a geranium native to south africa, is the best-proven treatment for colds, sinus infections & sinusiti ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
Cough/wheezing: indicates a need for you to see your doctor. He/she will diagnose what is going on which can be several things, e.g., a cold, an allergy, asthma, etc ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Doyle Huey
Specializes in Family Medicine
Cough: It sounds like you could be having trouble with allergies but it would be a good idea to get an evaluation to rule out infection or asthma.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Machtinger
44 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Maybe not allergic: A barking cough suggests involvement of the windpipe and voice box - not the usual areas for allergies. Think croup, laryngotracheobronchitis, and who ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jayshree Chander
31 years experience Holistic Medicine
Burning/tingling: Is the burning and tingling on the skin of your chest or does it feel like it is coming from your lungs? I'm glad to hear the cough has cleared up a b ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Willam Lau
10 years experience Infectious Disease
See your doctor: If you are coughing more than a couple of weeks, your doctor should evaluate yours symptoms for diseases beside infectious etiology, allergy, tumor, c ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sanober Butt
20 years experience Pulmonology
Cough variant asthma: If you have heart burn that could trigger chronic dry cough which is typically worse at night when you lie down. Other possibility is cough variant as ... Read More
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