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I am having pain in my right lower rib cage & also cough from last month

hi i m having cough from last month. now it started pain in my right lower ribcage
Asked On : Mon, 24 Jan 2011
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Cardiologist 's  Response
hi well come to hcm,
Cough lasting for one month you shold consult your doctor, pain may be
due to pneumonitis,effusion, or tubercular patch.If lot of coughing is there it may be
due to muscle strech even, better you submit for X-ray chest. You have not mentioned
about associted things like Fever,appetite, smoking habbits etc.Thanks
Answered: Fri, 19 Aug 2011
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Internal Medicine Specialist Dr. Fatima Clinic's  Response

your cough may be due to various reasons.

It may be related with :



3-bacterial infection

4-fungal infection

5-cardiac problems

6-ENT infections etc

Get the following tests done to rule out your problem:





Consult a pulmonologist or a physician.

For further details write to
Answered: Fri, 19 Aug 2011
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