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Child rapid breathing and cough when in city. Asthma?

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Dr. Charlene Sojico
Pediatrics
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In brief: Need to be

Checked by pediatrician to confirm if it is asthma or not.
More than likely pollution and allergies.

In brief: Need to be

Checked by pediatrician to confirm if it is asthma or not.
More than likely pollution and allergies.
Dr. Charlene Sojico
Dr. Charlene Sojico
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Dr. William Walsh
Addiction Medicine

In brief: Could be, or

Could be asthma, a cold, viral infection, etc.
With the rapid breathing your child should be seen today, in an er if you can't see your pediatrician.

In brief: Could be, or

Could be asthma, a cold, viral infection, etc.
With the rapid breathing your child should be seen today, in an er if you can't see your pediatrician.
Dr. William Walsh
Dr. William Walsh
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