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I've been coughing mucas for two weeks p.e we did 2 laps around the track and half way i started coughing and choking and finding it hard to breath

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Coughing: You may have bronchitis or exercise infuced asthma. Therefore, it is important for you to see your doctor to determine the proper cause of your childs shortness of breath.

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