A member asked:

Hi my son is 6 and he is blinking his eyes alot when i ask he says they burn a little. he has this very dry hard cough and says his throat is ticklish and water dripping when i look in his throat there are small little bumps and lumps behind uvula?

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Dr. David Ellis answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

It would be helpful to have the child's paediatrician examine him. The symptoms mentioned are consistent with an upper respiratory infection that can also affect the lining of both eyes and cause his eye symptoms. A quick exam can clarify the diagnosis and lead to a treatment plan.

Answered Jan 4, 2021



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