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A 34-year-old female asked:

my 18month son has a terrible cough that sounds dry and like a seal. his chest sounds raspy when breathing. his voice is husky as well. should i take him to the hospital? he does not seem to act any differently.

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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 59 years experience
CROUP: is a common infection in kids but it can be dangerous. If your child appears to be having difficulty breathing take him to the hospital NOW! At the very LEAST get in touch with his Pediatrician oer your G.P. ASAP Hope this is helpful! Dr Z

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