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Port Neches, TX
A 42-year-old male asked:

I have covid 4th day into no longer have fever but still have dry cough. what are my chances of my cough developing into shortness of breathe or breathing problems ? as of now i not short of breath breathe fine. i feel my chest only if i cough hard?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
COVID 19: Can't say for sure. However if you do develop difficulty breathing that can require urgent medical care. In people who have more severe disease , that can sometimes occur around a week out.
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