Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: nosipho | 2010/05/19

Q.

cough

Hi my 2yrs and 8months girl has had a cough from the beging of the year till now.I took her to doctors and clinics but she is still the same.wat can i do?.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

I am concerned about your little girl's cough as she has been coughing for 5 months. No proper diagnosis has been made. Are you certain that she does not have TB? Another possible cause is asthma. Please take her back to a doctor so that a proper diagnosis of her problem can be made.

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