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A 22-year-old female asked about a female:

Started a running nose 3 days ago now is runny/congested. raspy breathing while awake when sleeping snores barks when she coughs. rsv? croup? cold?

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Dr. Maya Vazirani
Neonatology 53 years experience
Croup: possibly due to RSV.or adenovirus get a humidifier by the bedside use saline nose spray every 8 hrs try steam inhalation croupy cough can be very distressing to the child and can cause resp failure if she is not better maneed vaponephrine inhalation and test for RSV

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Last updated Nov 25, 2016

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