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I have a cough and s low grade fever 99.5 and was just

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I have a cough and s low grade fever 99.5 and was just checking out possible causes.
JA: How long have you been dealing with the cough? Are you having any other symptoms?
Customer: A couple of days. No other symptoms but I am using my proventil
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I have asthma, under control.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Scott replied 1 month ago.

Hi there,

The possible causes would be pneumonia, asthma, COPD, bronchitis, common cold, pharyngitis, epiglottis, flu, laryngitis, GERD, embolism, sinusitis.

This is to name a few.

I hope this helps.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I presume a test to see if it flu would be appropriate.
Expert:  Dr. Scott replied 1 month ago.

Are you having body aches too?

Are you coughing anything up?

Do you sinuses hurt?

Expert:  Dr. Scott replied 1 month ago.

Please let me know if you have additional questions.

If not please rate my services with 5 stars so I can get credit for helping you today.

Expert:  Dr. Scott replied 1 month ago.

Hi there,
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