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Had sinus and turbinate surgery now cough and stuffy chest

A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sudeshan Govender
Specializes in Family Medicine
Sinubronchitis : Suggest nasal decongestant , antihistamine , myprodol and solphyllex. If persists for more than 2 days then add Antibiotics. If ISQ after 2 further da ... Read More

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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heather Silverberg
17 years experience Pediatrics
Water and Ibuprofen: Hello, Sorry you're feeling badly. Hard to get enough sleep to stay healthy when you are caring for an infant. You can try Ibuprofen 400mg and drink ... Read More
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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 74-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keshab Paudel
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Post nasal drip : Short term Steroid nasal spray may be beneficial. Please contact your physician.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Exam: Get an immediate chest xray to rule out a pneumonia or lung abcess. You should be improving. You may need a pulmonary fuction test for asthma and a lu ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Chest congestion: The symptoms you describe suggest that you may have a viral or bacterial upper respritory infection which may be accompanied by sinusitis and or bronc ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kitonga Kiminyo
Specializes in Infectious Disease
Upper respiratory : Persistent upper respiratory symptoms is usually post infection reactive airways ( resolving inflammation) or may have allergic sinusitis (may need s ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Infection: Depending on how long you have had the symptoms it can lead one to treat it as a viral infection versus a bacterial infection. Typically less than 5 d ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: And possibly sinusitis too, you need to be evaluated by an ENT and an allergist if it turns to be allergic rhinosinusitis
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Snow
30 years experience Rheumatology
Allergic rhinitis : A negative ct means you don't have significant sinus thickening or fluid. It does not mean that there is not some information and does not look very w ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Either: It could be either and the best one to tell is the doctor who examines you. Go see someone soon.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Sinusitis: Short of seeing an ENT doctor you can do saline irrigation of the nose using a neti-pot, or a saline nasal spray. Use a decongestant like pseudoephed ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt: Most episodes of bronchitis are caused by viruses which can also trigger wheezing. If you are wheezing, an inhaler called Albuterol is indicated. You ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
56 years experience Internal Medicine
Blood: Since there is blood go to an er. A public hospital is best if no insurance.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Lewis
50 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
URI: It sounds like you may have an upper respiratory infection with associated laryngitis. This could be bacterial or viral and best to see your physician ... Read More
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Depends: often times it's a viral infection that won't need an antibiotic,saline nasal wash, salt water gargles, rest and fluids would be enough, but that does ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Maybe: And general people get a viral sinus or restaurant faction and then a second worsening which is usually bacterial see primary care physician or Health ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Can be either/both: Time to see your doctor to find out.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Viral?: Since it is near winter in NZ, you may just have the flu (or a type of viral infection) If the symptoms get worse or persist beyond 2 wks, be sure t ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Murray Grossan
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Tight neck is bad: Headache with neck tight to turn is suggestive of meningitis and must be evaluated.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Infection: Please have someone take you the nearest Emergency Facility right now! Things will work out!
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes but: Very swollen nasal turbinate may induce contact headache as well. Have you talked to your doctor about this problem.?
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