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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
A seal barking: The whoop of whooping cough is caused by a rapid rush of air into a flexable baby windpipe. The closest sound in nature is a seal barking, which is pr ... Read More
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Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
"Paroxysmal":: Very rapid cough-cough-cough-cough-cough [many many times without taking a breath] - then, running out of air, a huge gasping intake of breath that so ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Coughing: You don't have whooping cough but you probably have a lung infection so see your doctor
Dr. Sarojini Budden
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Probably infection: Your whooping cough and current cough have no real relationship Recently there have been many several cases of viral respiratory bronchitis that dev ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience Pediatrics
Minor cough normal: Newborns clear secretions a little different than grown-ups and even older kids as they don't know how to blow their noses, spit out mucous, etc. In t ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Babies cough: And sneeze, and make all kinds of noises. I understand, especially with new parents, that anything out of the ordinary can be scary, but a cough can ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
29 years experience Pediatrics
Could be: Anyone having a coughing fit can cough until they throw up - the medical term is vomiting after coughing - post tussive vomiting. If your child is no ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
Be Seen: See the doctor and get tested for pertussis is the best answer to your question.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt: I would suggest a virtual appointment, and follow up with your PCP. A pulmonary function test may be ordered at that time. Do you smoke and do you hav ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Hove
24 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Whooping cough: Yes absolutely. But it can also be croup. Go straight to the pediatrician's office asap. If they are having difficulty breathing, go straight to th ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
MGT: An inbox consultation may help, but pertussis and /or Reflux/aspiration are possible causes.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Nocturnal cough: Nocturnal dry hacking cough may be an asthma equivalent or be a reaction to excessive dryness or to dust collecting articles in your bedroom. The latt ... Read More

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