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Posted by: Niikki | 2009/08/12

Cough with no other

A friend of mine (male 68 years old) has a very bad cough. It sounds like a typical croup cough. He has no other symptoms - except that he has trouble swallowing (only with the first mouthful of food) help please!

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Dear Nikki
This sounds serious - please let him see his doctor as soon as possible - there may be something pressing on his windpipe like a tumour
Dr Bets

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