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my daughter is experiencing cough that gets worse with lying flat, night time, that is unaffected by exposure to secondhand smoke, and with phlegm or mucus, that is chronic, and without blood in phlegm, without barky, hoarse, or hacking sound, without no

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Dr. Richard Romano
8 years experience Internal Medicine
Cough: Cough lying down can come from discharge from the nose, reflux from the stomach or inflammation in the lung or tubes in the lungs. There are other reasons but they are rare.
Answered on Jun 11, 2019
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