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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

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Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi
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Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi

General & Family Physician

Exp 6 years

Dr. Suresh Heijebu
MD
Dr. Suresh Heijebu

General & Family Physician

Exp 9 years

Dr. Vaishalee Punj
MD
Dr. Vaishalee Punj

General & Family Physician

Exp 16 years

Dr.Raju
MD
Dr.Raju

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Kiran Kumar
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Dr. Kiran Kumar

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Arun Prasad
MD
Dr. Arun Prasad

General Surgeon

Exp 35 years

Diagnosis of viral chest infection

Premium Questions

Dr. Shruti Rijhwani MD

Hello. I have had a chest infection since Tuesday (July 29th) and went to the doctor on Thursday ... cough viral or bacterial cause viral I read antibiotics wont work. How do you know which type... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shruti Rijhwani ( Rheumatologist)
Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

I had viral infection of the chest wall. Afterwards I had loss of appetite with some slight regurgitation. This lasted for a whole week already. I am 75 years old. What should be done? Many Thanks! XXXX ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Hi, I am a 62 year old female, (4 days will be 63) who has had chronic chest infections, Halloween, (2015) then Thanksgiving, and right before Christmas. ( also 2015) With each infection I had fever ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.  Ram Choudhary MD

I HAVE VIRAL INFECTION.I WANT KNOW WHICH TYPE VIRAL INFECTION IS THERE.AND HOW TO CURE IT SEE MY HEMATOLOGIST DIAGNOSIS REPORT & LFT REPORT. AND EXPLAIN ME HOW TO CURE IT. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ram Choudhary ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha MD

i have a chest infection which until recently increased with inflammation which felt like someone ... as a tea? ..i'm on amox/clave atm for the infection .. i know its not good to take garlic as it... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

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Dr. Matt Wachsman MD

the information leaflet says it treats only bacterial infections. I am not sure if I should take this antibiotic or not and If I have a bacterial or viral infection. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matt Wachsman ( Addiction Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

I had a acute viral chest infection in Jan 20011. When i was coughing & bringing up mucus i thught some had stuck in my throat. Now when swallow I can still feel something - as if there something there... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Venkata Subrahmanaym Mukkavilli MD

Hi - 8 year old son has viral chest infection and has been coughing extensively for past 3 days. Last night he added a horrible retching to this. It s something we ve never heard before - seems ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Venkata Subrahmanaym Mukkavilli ( Pediatrician)
Dr.   Parth Goswami MD

I ve just been prescribed prednisolone for a viral chest infection (I ve got asthma and am having trouble breathing), but forgot to make sure my GP knew I m also taking Microgynon 30 for contraception... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Parth Goswami ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

exposure. She has mild dyspnea and only one hospitalization at 89 yrs. old when she developed a viral chest infection? She doesn t tolerate Flovent. Is she ok to be off regular inhaler use? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)