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Having sore throat with stuffy running nose. Coughing yellow mucus. Throat closed and hoarse. Am I having bronchitis?

I have had a sore throat for multiple days now accompanied by stuffy/runny nose but I do experience environmental allergies which could be a contributing factor. But today I ve been coughing frequently, a lot of the time light yellow mucus . My throat feels very closed up and I am very hoarse. I have no fever but is it likely that I have bronchitis?
Asked On : Tue, 8 May 2012
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Pulmonologist 's  Response
U have allergic rhinitis.
The condition is worsened by a recent upper respiratory tract infection.
Take a course of antibiotic and antihistaminic and a expectorant cough syrup.
To control ur persitent allergic rhinitis u have to take regular steroid nasal spray.
Avoid dust and cold.
Also take yearly influenza vaccine.
Get well soon.
Answered: Tue, 12 Jun 2012
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Allergist and Immunologist Dr. Zareen's  Response
Your problem sounds as PND or post nasal drip affecting the throat from rhinitis . please have allergy tested and spirometry done and then begin your allergy treatment
Answered: Tue, 8 May 2012
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