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A day or 2 after a transthoracic core biopsy my throat cleared, and i developed a dry cough. Lasted about 1 mon. Now back to normal. How come?

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Dr. Raja Mudad
Internal Medicine - Oncology
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In brief: Possible

Depending on where the biopsy was taken from in the lung, if there was irritation of the tissues or the pleura, you may develop a cough and it goes away.

In brief: Possible

Depending on where the biopsy was taken from in the lung, if there was irritation of the tissues or the pleura, you may develop a cough and it goes away.
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