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Fever with cough and sorethroat - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
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How can i help you?
User :   dr. I got tested for montoux test. My result is 2 x 2 mm. kindly guide what does it indicates. the report i can not understand
Doctor :  
This report is normal.
Doctor :  
The test is is read after 72 hrs following the injection.
Doctor :  
If the induration(the swelling) is more than 10mm then it is a positive test.
User :   I got my child tested for h1n1, montoux, typhoid and many more . all the results are normal. But his fever is not breaking and he has cough also
Doctor :  
Meaning you may have Tuberculosis.
Doctor :  
May i know the age of your child?
User :   he has sour throat. his age is 7
Doctor :  
Since when is he having the symptoms?
User :   from 21st november
User :   he was having 100 and above, but for 2 days temp. is normal but his cough and throat is not getting better
Doctor :  
Is the cough dry or is he hjaving sputum production?

Doctor :  
How is his breathing rate?
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