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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hello doctor...help me on her appetite . she has a very low appetite.never seen her craving for food or asking for it. we have to force feed her....

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A whooping cough epidemic is sweeping across California. In California this year, nine people have died and over 4,000 people have been infected....

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I started having symptoms about 7 weeks ago. Head congestion, then chest congestion, some fever, a cough, shortness of breath , and now pain in my...

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my 2 month old has been sick for two weeks. doctor said it was a viral infection last week. she has got worse though, developing graspy cough, sore...

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Hello. Im really concerned... i've been having stabbing pains in the left side of my ribcage that make it difficult to breathe in fully. The pain...

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