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I have had a cough for about six weeks should I service my gprs?

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Dr. Alex Martinez
Internal Medicine - Allergy
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In brief: Yes see your doctor

A chronic cough that goes on for weeks usually has a cause.
In most cases, it turns out to be post-nasal drip from allergies or sinusitis, reactive airways like asthma or copd, or gastro-esophageal reflux. In some instances, it can be something more serious. Long-lasting cough requires a thorough evaluation & possibly coordination between many specialists, so get checked out.

In brief: Yes see your doctor

A chronic cough that goes on for weeks usually has a cause.
In most cases, it turns out to be post-nasal drip from allergies or sinusitis, reactive airways like asthma or copd, or gastro-esophageal reflux. In some instances, it can be something more serious. Long-lasting cough requires a thorough evaluation & possibly coordination between many specialists, so get checked out.
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