A member asked:
my 8yr old has a very sore throat, occasional tight chest and a little hard to breath, had a slight temp a few hours ago, managing to keep that down ?
2 doctor answers
Laryngitis??: Larynotracheitis might cause sore throats and narrow the airways causing breathing troubles. May pass if just a viral illness but I think safest thing to do here is get an urgent medical check. Then other nasties as well as tonsillitis and asthma can be rapidly excluded and treated.
Answered on Jun 8, 2017
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