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Coughing up thick green phlegm. no other symptoms. i feel great. only coughing if i think i need to then phlegm comes up. it's been about a week.

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology 37 years experience
Mgt: If it is prolonged and lasts more than 3 weeks, please let your PCP know. A chest radiograph and sputum culture may be sent at that time. In the meantime, if there is no fever and you feel well, the illness should begin to subside. Stay rested and well hydrated.

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