A 24-year-old female asked:
Been coughing for a few days nothing coming up. felt like something been stuck in my throat no sore throat no fever. throat is slightly red now today i devolved a runny nose.. flu or cold?. worried about this new virus going around. any insight?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Amrita Dosanjhanswered
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 38 years experience
Please see urgent care and a virtual consult with Healthtap is also available. Use nasal saline for congestion, stay well hydrated and rest. Discuss COVID, strep and flu testing with your physician. If no fever, strep and flu less likely though. Watch for fever, changes in breathing patterns.
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