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Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
Couple: American academy of pediatrics or web md.

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Infection of lungs: Whooping cough is named for the horrible repeated sequence of short coughs followed by a dramatic whoop or vibratory noise from the airways as baby ta ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Depends on age: Whooping cough is caused by pertussis and symptoms follow 3 stages: catarrhal-runny nose, sneezing, low fever; paroxysmal-dry irritative hacking, eye- ... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Whooping cough: This special respiratory infection is very dangerous to our young children. Knowing about it is very wise. One with whooping cough probably has a h ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can check: A cough that persists can be checked by a primary care doctor, even if the patient was already diagnosed with whooping cough. If there is wheezing or ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Siegel
37 years experience Pulmonology
B. Pertussis: Bortadella pertussis causes whooping cough. Currently it is recommended to be immunized against pertussis in the pediatric population and once after a ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. patrick Tokarz
Specializes in Family Medicine
Zithromax: First.See your primary care provider to be sure of the proper diagnosis. Then be sure to take prescription exactly as prescribed.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
B.Pertussis: Classic whooping cough is caused by a bacterium, bordatella pertussis.Similar symptoms can be caused by otheragents such as a virus parapertussis and ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
35 years experience Pediatrics
Possible, not likely: Any infection can affect your IVF cycke potentially; If you have whooping cough, would avoid IVF whether it does or doesnt ! Bad time to try to concei ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
Whooping cough: If you're actively infected, see your fp for antibiotic treatment. It is now recommended that adults get a pertussis (whooping cough) booster to preve ... Read More
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