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A 21-year-old female asked:

itchy chin/scratchy throat w pain in throat & chest w a very painful cough w yellow mucus i allergies/asthma could new pup be causing flareups?

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Dr. Alessandra Bertolucci
Ophthalmology 33 years experience
Can be: Can be allergy but a yellow mucus is not very typical. Would check fever and if no fever give can wait a little. Stay away form possible allergen.
Dr. Linda Green
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 45 years experience
Possible allergy: Your symptoms could be allergies/asthma due to the new puppy, although yellow mucous also suggests a possible infection. An allergist can help determine if this is a reaction to the puppy or other allergens and help you find relief.

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Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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