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Plum in the chest, cough and cold - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Lung and Chest disorders
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi doc
Doctor :   good morning
User :   good morning
Doctor :   please good ahead with ur medical query
User :   my kid who is 2 and half years suffering from cold he has plum in her chest when she breath thre is a sound we had given her Alegra syrup the cold has come down but the plum in her chest is not cleared
User :   and she has little bit of cough also
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did she have fever as well
User :   she had fever we had given calpol and there is no fever now
Doctor :   if the fever and cough is due to infection
Doctor :   it will take some time for infection to resolve
User :   ok
Doctor :   did the doctor prescribe any antibiotics as well
User :   no antibiotics
Doctor :   how long she has been having cough
User :   one week
Doctor :   anytime xray was done for her
Doctor :   what medication she is taking as of now
User :   no doc
User :   alegra
User :   alegra syrup
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   it will get resolved with a week or 10 days
Doctor :   if the problem persists or fever develops
User :   so youmean to say i should continue the same medicine
Doctor :   please consult a paediatrician again
User :   ok
Doctor :   yes as prescribed by the doctor
User :   ok
Doctor :   anything else u would like us to help u with
User :   no thank you
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   have a nice day
User :   same t u
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY Mobile : 0000
Doctor :   confirm ur details please
User :   yes
Doctor :   bye for now
User :   bye

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