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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
33 years experience Addiction Medicine
Treat wheezing: Cough can induce wheezing but like anything in an enclosed system when there are spasms of the airways, this may also come out as cough with wheezing. ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Debi Williams
25 years experience Dentistry
Sinus infection?: The mouth sores on your palate sounds viral, but if you have been sick for 3 weeks you might have a bacterial infection requiring antibiotics. See a ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
Sore throats tricky: It's so hard to predict accurately when a sore throat IS NOT a strep throat. Your symptoms SOUND like either viral pharyngitis or allergic, right? B ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patricia Hopkins
40 years experience Rheumatology
Symptoms: these symptoms are not related. air trapping is seen in emphysema, not a disease of a 20 year old. dry nasal congestion is winter dry air related.. of ... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Walsh
16 years experience Addiction Medicine
Yes: It can aggravate asthma or lead to a cough by itself. Saline washes, nasal steroids plus an antihistamine work to slow or stop this.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
23 years experience Anesthesiology
Flu: You need to see a doctor. Do not delay.
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See doctor: You did not mention how long these symptoms have been present. If just for a few days, it may just be from a viral infection. If longer than that or ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
55 years experience Pediatrics
GERD: All these symptoms are experienced by anyone who may have gerd or gastroesophageal reflux disease except for the headache..
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lee Perry
Dr. Lee Perry answered
16 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not really: I would say that dry cough and runny nose can be associated with fever in the context of an infection (common cold), but cough and runny nose do not a ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Viral URI: Sounds like a viral upper respiratory tract infection. You may have some ill contacts with similar symptoms. Body aches pretty characteristic of vir ... Read More
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A 101-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rhonda Simons
14 years experience Family Medicine
Not usually: Most allergy-related symptoms are sneezing, dry cough, watery eyes, itchy eyes or throat. If you have an asthma component to your allergies, you can ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience Rheumatology
See below: These symptoms may or may not be connected but they can also be seen in several conditions. It would be best to be evaluated by your primary to best ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not related, but: can be associated, saline nasal washes, and salt water gargles would help, if no improvement , see your doctor
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Waseem Barham
13 years experience Internal Medicine
URI: Symptoms of common cold with acute bronchitis (viral)
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sue Ferranti
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Possibilities...: Possibilities include bronchospasm, post-nasal drip, gerd or a combination of these diagnoses. Shortness of breath is a serious symptom that always re ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience Family Medicine
Sinus?: Usually anxiety doesn't cause the stuffy nose and headache. That would lead me to believe you have a sinus infection that could be causing some const ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
38 years experience Internal Medicine
My Pleasure: Steam Inhalation . Ginger tea, Gargle with salt and warm water. Advil or Aleve for sore throat, Headache and fever. Mucinex DM for expectoration and ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Isaacs
38 years experience Family Medicine
Cough: A cough can be one of the most perplexing and elusive of symptoms to pin down. From what you have said an allergy, bronchitis, sinusitis, medication ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Need 2 c ur doctor: Very much possible that you have the same bug as your son , better get seen, you may need prescription medicines, in the interim: rest, if you can, fl ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kitturah Schomberg-Klaiss
27 years experience Family Medicine
Both: All of those can be symptoms of either a cold or allergies.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Bronchitis?: This sounds as if you may have a bronchitic infection, which is due to a virus in over 90% of cases. If this persists or worsens it will help to see ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marius Frasie
25 years experience Internal Medicine
PART: OF IT COULD BE ANXIETY, SEEK MEDICAL EVALUATION.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Viral?: Since it is not the flu season yet (unless you live in the Southern hemisphere) , this is most likely a viral infection. However the temp of 103.5 is ... Read More
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