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A 31-year-old female asked:

my 8yr daughter has a cough for 4mths also complaining of feeling something in her throat. she will not swallow her salavia she spits. eeduced appetit?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Shah Chowdhury
Pediatrics 42 years experience
ENLARGED TONSILS..: She needs to be seen by her pediatrician for a detail check up to see tonsils, adenoids, allergies, asthma, bronchitis, sinus infection, etc.
Dr. Peter Selz
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 31 years experience
Cough: For a chronic cough in a child think sinus infection or asthma. Take your child to their doctor to be evaluated.

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Last updated May 12, 2014

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