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upper airway infection in children

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Cough and runnig: Stuffiness runny nose, low grade fever, post-nasal drip, and cough;the cough is usually dry , with post-nasal drip, the cough may bring up some of the ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julie Tomberlin
21 years experience Pediatrics
Cold: This is an infection that is in the area from your nose/mouth down into your throat, but does not extend into the lungs. Lung infection would be calle ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Antibiotics tylenol (acetaminophen): Antibiotics are not effective in fighting viral infections. However, antibiotics are appropriate if the health care practitioner suspects that a bacte ... Read More
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Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Depends: Viiral time and fluid . Bacterial: antibiotics, time and fluid! good humidity do not smoke!
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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: Since most are viral, you just provide comfort care. If a doc believes there is reason to believe there are bacterial complications like a middle ear ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Try your native herb: Most such infections are viral and thus antibiotics usually don't help. One of my favorite treatments for URI's and sinusitis is a herb native to Sout ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Symptoms: If you are producing sputum, it may be analyzed to determine the type of bacterial infection that you have and the resistance pattern. A fever and con ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chad Rudnick
9 years experience Pediatrics
Several options: depending on the type of fungus causing the infection, as well as where the infection is located on/in the body, there are several classes of anti-fun ... Read More
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
49 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Sinuses are 4 : sets of air-filled, mucous membrane-lined pockets near nasal passages that don't develop fully until adolescence. 2 sets are small, but present a ... Read More
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A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Henry Bloom
47 years experience Family Medicine
No: Children, especially in daycare or early grades, where there is a lot of close contact, may often bring home staph. But MRSA is still not that common ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Frank
33 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Mumps: The most common salivary gland infection in children is mumps, which involves the parotid glands. Mumps - an acute contagious virus disease caused ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
44 years experience Dentistry
MUMPS: The most common salivary gland infection in children is mumps, which involves the parotid glands

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