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A 22-year-old female asked:

Phlegm rattling in throat when breathing in and out with nose. no congestion, a bit of a cough. coughing up some phlegm but it's not getting rid of it?

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Dr. Luis Taylor
A Verified Doctoranswered
Pulmonology 40 years experience
URI: Upper respiratory infection (URI) is the impression. Suggest seeing your PCP or doing a video-consult if this has lasted more than a couple of days.
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