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A 40-year-old female asked:

i cough so hard that i lose bladder control and i can't breathe for long moments. other than the cough i only have sinus issues, stuffy and runny nose?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Cough: You cough seems to be caused by a post nasal drip eminating from your sinuses. By controlling the cough through the use of aline nose drops, antihistamines and possibly antibiotics the problem of bladder control would disappear.

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