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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Raichle
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Need to be seen...: If you have an upper respiratory infection that has been treated with antibiotics and are now experiencing shortness of breath, either the infection h ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience in Infectious Disease
Probably not: COVID-19 (infection with the new coronavirus) could cause these symptoms, but colds and influenza still are much more common. If you're in a community ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
33 years experience in Addiction Medicine
This may not be: The right forum to find out what is wrong with you. It should be a doctor's office which can do tests for all the symptoms that you have, labs, xr. It ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience in Infectious Disease
Many possibilities : Leukemia could cause this, but much less likely than several other things. Given your location (South Africa) -- depending in part on lifestyle etc -- ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
It could be either.: Bronchitiis has been associated with tamiflu (oseltamivir). Would stop tamiflu (oseltamivir) and call your Dr.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience in Pediatric Pulmonology
Rule out other: Coronavirus illness is usually associated with flu like symptoms, including fever. It is important to rule out other causes such as asthma. A review o ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kavitha Gudur
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
See doctor: Please see your doctor immediately. Viral infections like flu can cause complications and you need to be looked at and listened to.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Angel Arturo Moya Marquez
Specializes in General Practice
Flu-like symptoms: the symptoms you mention, are concerning for a viral infection, it could be influenza. I recommend you to wear a protective mask and go to the doctor
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience in General Practice
Different treatment: You may need to be treated by your doctor for chronic asthmatic bronchitis instead of flu/bronchitis. Pneumonia also needs to be ruled out. To have s ... Read More
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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
See below: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including ex ... Read More

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