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Diagnosed w bacterial infection (sore throat & flu sympt) Cough is getting worse (times) and now chest and upper back pain. Doesn't feel like asthma.

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatrics - Pulmonology
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In brief: Mgt/workup

Since you have had a bacterial or flu like illness, the cough may be a result of bronchitis, pneumonia or inflammation of the lung/lining of the lung.
I would suggest a pulmonary function test if it does not improve within three weeks.

In brief: Mgt/workup

Since you have had a bacterial or flu like illness, the cough may be a result of bronchitis, pneumonia or inflammation of the lung/lining of the lung.
I would suggest a pulmonary function test if it does not improve within three weeks.
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