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93/f. Hx of asthma no other breathingn issues. Has been coughing white mucousy phlegm. Symbicort (budesonide and formoterol) not helping. Refused to c dr?

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Dr. Katharine Cox
Pediatrics - Emergency Medicine
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In brief: Needs exam

Could be either lung or heart related and treatment would depend on her exam. Is there a doctor who could make a house call? If she has a rescue inhaler such as albuterol she could try that.
Very difficult. All the best.

In brief: Needs exam

Could be either lung or heart related and treatment would depend on her exam. Is there a doctor who could make a house call? If she has a rescue inhaler such as albuterol she could try that.
Very difficult. All the best.
Dr. Katharine Cox
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