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A 29-year-old female asked:

Tonight nocturnal dry cought.10-15coughting,pause for30min,coughting again,pause etc...cannot sleep.no other symptoms.is it a bad sign?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Nocturnal cough: You may be allergic to something in your bedroom such as a down pillow, a dusty bedroom, or may be sleeping with an open window. Check your environment or see an allergist for help.

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Last updated Oct 13, 2014

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