Is it normal to have chest pain and soreness after asthma attacks and coughing? My cough is productive and persistent. I am fatigued without fever.
It's possible. It's not uncommon to have chest pain or discomfort associated with asthma or coughing. If your ribs/chest hurt when you push on it, it's a sign of muscle strain and may be helped with Ibuprofen. A productive cough can be associated with bronchitis or pneumonia as well. You should see a doctor to be examined to figure out more specifically what's going on & how best to treat you.
Flu neg. Asthma w/sob cough/chest pain. Wbc 8.6, seg 88.8, lymph 7.8, MCV and MCH low. Diangosis bronchitis no CT scan. Dr seems concerend abt labs why?
More info... So far, your symptoms and labs could be due to acute bronchitis, possibly from a bacterial infection given the "segs". But, the low MCV and MCH could be related to anemia, including iron deficiency anemia but what is the hemoglobin and hematocrit? That information would be helpful to completely answer your question and concern. Read more...