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A 43-year-old female asked:

sudden onset deep chest cough with mucous, but no fever, assuming viral bronchitis? 43 year old otherwise healthy. should i wait to see a doctor?

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Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
Urgent Care 19 years experience
Depends: If pain, shortness of breath is severe perhaps a visit at an urgent care can reassure and confirm findings. Sometimes the flu and pneumonia can occur quickly. Good luck.

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