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how to loosen mucus in chest

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aylwin david Nathaniel
Specializes in General Practice
chronic bronchitis: I would suggest doing a virtual consultation through the Discovery app or website if you can't get to your GP. We can assess you and send you a script ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Rosin
47 years experience Internal Medicine
Only if dried out: Normally mucous moves out of your chest and is replaced by more mucous. One can produce increasing amounts which becomes increasingly more difficult ... Read More
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Snot: Similar to the clear snot you blow out your nose!
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Mucus in chest: Cough some up and lets do 2nd opinion and look at it together then can give you more information.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
39 years experience Geriatrics
Chronic chest mucus: If "a long time" is more than three months then this is suspicious for either chronic bronchitis or with brochiectasis and you should see a pulmonary ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
You : You likely have a lot of mucus to cause the rattling. The first thing is to stay away from cigarette smoke if you know smokers. The second thing is to ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Reflux or sinuses: This is typical of a reflux problem or allergy sinusitis with porterior drainage that either one or both some times go to your wind pipe and irritated ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bin Sung
Dr. Bin Sung answered
33 years experience Pediatrics
Chest percussion : Sometimes the chest congestion you heard is actually a sound transmits from the upper airway, i.e. Nose or throat. If your baby really has chest conge ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amit Uppal
15 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Need more info: Do you have fever or shortness of breath? Any chronic lung conditions? Are you a smoker?
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
You need a chest: xray but I suspect an allergy
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christian Mayaud
34 years experience Hospital-based practice
Pleuritic Pain: Pain with coughing is common after a few days of persistent coughing. It's usually musculoskeletal in origin however if the pain becomes localized a ... Read More

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