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Cause and cure for repeated cough and cold in an infant - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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Doctor :   Hello XXXXXXXX
User :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help ?
User :   See i have infant , he is 12 months old
Doctor :   ok.
User :   From birth , he is having problem of cough nad cold
Doctor :   ok
User :   some noise is coming always once is inhale
Doctor :   Was he Bottle Fed or Breast Fed since birth and For how long did he take those feeds
User :   can u pls help on this
User :   Breast fed
Doctor :   there are a couple of possibilities that he might be suffering from
User :   he used to feed 6-10 times a day
Doctor :   Infantile ASthma
User :   so what to do
Doctor :   or Laryngeal Web or any Structural abnormality of the
Doctor :   Upper respiratory tract
User :   ok
Doctor :   they would need a thorough Evaluation by the
Doctor :   Pediatrician and based on his findings you shall
Doctor :   hae to take further Management Measures
User :   ok
User :   Bur Pediatrician is tellinh he is Ok
Doctor :   Any thing regarding the Noise that he would have commented about
Doctor :   It could also be due to the Nasal Passage Block that he could be having the same
Doctor :   since you have mentioned that he is getting repeated infections .
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