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Rib cage pain and phlegm when i cough. Is this bronchitis?

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In brief: Could be

If you have cough with production of sputum accompanied by chest pain could be many things among them bronchitis being one .
Other possibilities are pneumonia , self limiting upper respiratory tract infection . The list is long . If the symptom persists , the best thing to do is to see your pcp.

In brief: Could be

If you have cough with production of sputum accompanied by chest pain could be many things among them bronchitis being one .
Other possibilities are pneumonia , self limiting upper respiratory tract infection . The list is long . If the symptom persists , the best thing to do is to see your pcp.
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