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Hello. I have had a heavy chest cough now for 2 weeks. this

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Hello. I have had a heavy chest cough now for 2 weeks. this all started with a head cold but has progressed to this. My concern is that is is not getting better day to day and, although I do not have any difficulty breathing, I can feel the area affected in my chest as I breath
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.

Dr. Phil, MD :

Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

Dr. Phil, MD :

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Customer:

Hi Dr Phil

Dr. Phil, MD :

Hi Can I ask your first name?

Customer:

Yes it's Bill

Dr. Phil, MD :

HI Bill

Dr. Phil, MD :

Nice to meet you

Dr. Phil, MD :

Any concerning symtpoms like fever, coughing up any colored stuff, wheezing, or do you (or did you prior) smoke?

Customer:

I have coughed up some dark mucous type stuff. I have been wheezing a little. I am a non smoker

Dr. Phil, MD :

Okay that is definitely concerning

Dr. Phil, MD :

I think you might have a mild pneumonia

Dr. Phil, MD :

You need to get an xray and antibiotics Bill

Customer:

To complicate things I do suffer from hayfever and the air here is making my sinuses blocked too!

Dr. Phil, MD :

I am worried about pneumonia Bill

Customer:

OK thank you I will make arrangements

Dr. Phil, MD :

alright Bill

Dr. Phil, MD :

any more questions?

Customer:

No - thank you

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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
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