A 43-year-old female asked:
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How do I know if I'm getting better from bronchitis?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Less or no symptoms: like cough, shortness of breath, fever, etc , if no improvement or getting worse despite treatment after few days, revisit or call your doctor for re-evaluation, best wishes
Answered on Feb 25, 2018

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