The story you gave of your son's illness is absolutely typical of a young child with asthma, yet he was not diagnosed as having asthma. Your son's chest could well have been quite clear if the doctor examined him at a time of the day when he was not coughing, such as in the afternoon.If asthma is not properly diagnosed and treated it can become a life long chronic illness, this is why it must be treated as early as possible.Please take your son to see a paediatrician with expertise in paediatric allergy or pulmonology.
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