Whooping cough

What is Whooping cough?

Also called Pertusis, caused by Bordetella pertusis and characterised by whoop type cough.

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My baby girl is 6 months old...lately she has been having cold sweats on her head only a little cough runny nose but no fever no aching crying she...

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In whooping cough child coughs excessively usually followed by vomiting. As cough is little chances of whooping cough is very less. With...

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Lately I have been having a painful cough..It's coming from my chest and it's like a loud hacking and makes my throat sore...my younger sister had...

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After one year of vaccination there should no chance of getting whooping cough.
Your sister might have had it but now after a year it doesn...

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My 5 years son has been suffering with whooping cough and recently hospitalized , doctors diagnised it as pneumonia, they treated him with some...

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Montek lc kid tablet contains montelukast and levocetrizine. Montelukast is leukotriene receptor blocker and thus it is antiallergic. Levocetrizine...

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