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7 years old child keep on coughing whenever eat food. Not gaining weight. Looks very slim. Any advice?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics

In brief: Possible aspiration

He should have an x-ray of his esophagus to rule out the possibility of aspiration.

In brief: Possible aspiration

He should have an x-ray of his esophagus to rule out the possibility of aspiration.
Dr. Oscar Novick
Dr. Oscar Novick
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Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Pediatrics

In brief: Cough

Your child needs a detailed evaluation for the cough and poor weight gain.
A chest x-ray and blood work is necessary.

In brief: Cough

Your child needs a detailed evaluation for the cough and poor weight gain.
A chest x-ray and blood work is necessary.
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
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