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What is the cause of mouth breathing?

When my daughter gets excited she seems to breathe through her mouth deeply it makes a high pitched intake sound and results in coughing. It seems to be happening more and more frequently and is branching out to when she breathes through her mouth period
Fri, 22 May 2015
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Pediatrician 's  Response
Hi,
Thank you for asking question on health care magic.
Mouth breathing is common in children having growth of adenoids.
Better consult ENT specialist.
Hope this answer will serve your purpose
Please feel free to ask any more queries if required
Take care
Dr.M.V.Subrahmanyam MD;DCH
Associate professor of pediatrics
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