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Childhood-diseases

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Posted by: lee | 2007/08/09

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coughing baby

hi.my 3month old son has a bad cough and a heavy chest.when he breathes it makes a bad noise it sounds like he has phlegm.what can i give him,he just finished wih chicken pox.

Expert's Reply

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Paediatrician

I can't rule out the possibility that your very young baby has chicken pox pneumonia. Please have him seen by a paediatrician tomorrow.

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Posted by: lee | 2007/08/10

hi.thanks to the paediatrician for your advice.one more thing my son is also due for his 10 week vaccination.after how long can i take him.his chicken pox just finished about 2weeks ago.ii am giving him dimetapp and mucospect for his chest is that fine or should i immediately take him to the paediatrician.thanks for your advice.it is appreciated.bye.

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