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What is the treatment for productive cough?

Dear Doctor,

My bhanja is 7 years old. He had developed productive cough but he can't out his sputum. Sometimes headache. After that he is treated with clavam ( Amoxycillin + Clavulanic Acid) Now, Hi is better than earlier but his report shows ESR = 25 What may be the differnetial diagnosis? Please help me.
Mon, 9 Mar 2015
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Ho...by what you quote I feel that he might have been having sinusitis and this has gotten better with the appropriate antibiotics. But this sinusitis is known to have recurrences and I suggest you get back to your paediatrician if the same symptoms recur again.
regards - Dr. Sumanth
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