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Millsboro, Delaware
A 25-year-old female asked:

Sudden cough stuffy nose wheezing when breathing and headache from coughing could i be coming down with a cold?

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Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 31 years experience
You may: As described, you appear to be developing an infection that is affecting your lungs too with probable congestion and resultant wheezing. See the Doctor to get evaluated and treated, and to determine if it is viral or bacterial, for which the latter would require antibiotics. Best wishes.
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