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How do you diagnose common cold?
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Dr. Michio Abe
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Clinically diagnosed
Your doctor will make the diagnosis of a common cold based on your signs and symptoms by performing a history taking and a physical exam. The common cold generally involves a runny nose, nasal congestion, and sneezing.
You may also have a sore throat, cough, or headache.

In brief: Clinically diagnosed
Your doctor will make the diagnosis of a common cold based on your signs and symptoms by performing a history taking and a physical exam. The common cold generally involves a runny nose, nasal congestion, and sneezing.
You may also have a sore throat, cough, or headache.
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Dr. Michael Ein
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
In brief: Common symptoms
It is diagnosed by the common symptoms of sore throat, runny or congested nose and in 30% of cases dry cough.

In brief: Common symptoms
It is diagnosed by the common symptoms of sore throat, runny or congested nose and in 30% of cases dry cough.
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