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Persistent (3 months) cough in 22 month old. Is it asthma?

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Dr. Brian Novick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Possibly

There are several things that can cause a persistant cough(asthma, reflux - heartburn and others).
I presume your child is not in distress. And that he/she has been examined by your pediatrician..In that case i would recommend seeing an allergist..To take a full history(including family history of allergies/asthma) and examination. Several possible medications can be tried. That should be helpful.

In brief: Possibly

There are several things that can cause a persistant cough(asthma, reflux - heartburn and others).
I presume your child is not in distress. And that he/she has been examined by your pediatrician..In that case i would recommend seeing an allergist..To take a full history(including family history of allergies/asthma) and examination. Several possible medications can be tried. That should be helpful.
Dr. Brian Novick
Dr. Brian Novick
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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatrics - Pulmonology

In brief: Mgt

There are many possible causes of persistent cough at this age.
A virtual appointment may be arranged, but asthma is one common cause.

In brief: Mgt

There are many possible causes of persistent cough at this age.
A virtual appointment may be arranged, but asthma is one common cause.
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
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