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Green mucus in throat, nose for over a week, with cough. Slight tingle in lungs. How to know if infection is bacterial or viral?

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In brief: Viral

Bacterial infections of the sinus usually take several weeks to develop, of the lungs - there is usually a fairly high fever and rapid breathing.
Green color doesn't mean much

In brief: Viral

Bacterial infections of the sinus usually take several weeks to develop, of the lungs - there is usually a fairly high fever and rapid breathing.
Green color doesn't mean much
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