Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: C | 2009/04/14

Q.

Wet or Dry Cough

Hi

What is a ' wet or dry'  cough and what is the difference between the two?

Thanks.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

In a wet cough your child will cough up mucous, whereas with adry cough there is no sign of any mucous being coughed up.

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