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What are the common symptoms of rsv?

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Dr. Steven Fine
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Usually like a cold

Stuffy or runny nose. Mild sore throat, earache. Fever, can lead to pneumonia with cough, shortness or breath or wheezing.

In brief: Usually like a cold

Stuffy or runny nose. Mild sore throat, earache. Fever, can lead to pneumonia with cough, shortness or breath or wheezing.
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Dr. David Kam
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
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In brief: See pediatrician

While RSV may cause fever, cold and cough in older children it can led to pneumonia, airway difficulties and can be life threatening in infants and toddlers!

In brief: See pediatrician

While RSV may cause fever, cold and cough in older children it can led to pneumonia, airway difficulties and can be life threatening in infants and toddlers!
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Dr. Gerald Mandell
Nuclear Medicine

In brief: Some symtoms

Infants and children infected with RSV usually show symptoms within 4 to 6 days of infection.
Most will recover in 1 to 2 weeks. However, even after recovery, very young infants and children with weakened immune systems can continue to spread the virus for 1 to 3 weeks.Droplet spread.Coughing, sneezing, and fever typically develop 1 to 3 days later. Wheezing may also occur. In very young infants,

In brief: Some symtoms

Infants and children infected with RSV usually show symptoms within 4 to 6 days of infection.
Most will recover in 1 to 2 weeks. However, even after recovery, very young infants and children with weakened immune systems can continue to spread the virus for 1 to 3 weeks.Droplet spread.Coughing, sneezing, and fever typically develop 1 to 3 days later. Wheezing may also occur. In very young infants,
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