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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
Reactive airway: disease has been reported after exposure to mold and long term cases have also been described. A consultation with a PULMONOLOGIST (lung specialist) ... Read More
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Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
41 years experience Preventive Medicine
Brochioles WBC Cough: The bronchioles are lined with mucous & water secreting cells along with ciliary cells. The mucous floats on top of the water layer, traps inhaled ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Phasouk
18 years experience Family Medicine
Remarkably: In an immunocompetent individual, the immune system in general is adequate enough to overcome bronchitis. It may need little more than a week or two ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Bronchitis: The bronchi are tubes which sprout off from the trachea and carry air into bronchioles and then into the alveolar spaces of the lung. They are an int ... Read More
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Dr. Dareen Siri faaaai facaai fisaai
21 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Bronchitis: As with any infection, it may take a couple of weeks to fight a novel pathogen, or more quickly if it is from one that has attacked before. Bacterial ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Maybe doesn't matter: Most antibiotics drop to ineffective levels within 24 hours, but azithromycin (Zithromax, Z-pak), which is often used for bronchitis, lasts 7-10 days. ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Bronchitis: Yes there is plenty, call your doctor and tell them what is happening, they can change the medicine. Meanwhile take the medicine with food, not on an ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Visit an Allergist: could be asthma and chronic sinusitis inadequately treated, your primary doctor would help you initially or may refer you to an allergist/immunologist ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Melanie Pence
26 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
RAST : Rast blood testing can look for ige antibodies in your bloodstream. If the antibodies are present for a specific allergen that you want to be tested ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Depends: lower airways, bronchi, are affected in many diseases, immunodeficiency states are one sort of diseases that affect all exposed surfaces, airways, gas ... Read More
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