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Are you on line right now?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. C. replied 2 years ago.
Hi and welcome to the site. My name is***** hope I can provide some helpful medical information for you today.

Are you looking for a specific doctor? What type of question do you have?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

I am online right now.

Expert:  Dr. C. replied 2 years ago.

Ok, What question do you have?

Expert:  Dr. C. replied 2 years ago.

I'm on line too.

Customer: replied 2 years ago.

I have a nagging persistent cough. Just had open heart surgery on June 2nd. Heart is fine. Cough won't go away.

Expert:  Dr. C. replied 2 years ago.

Ok, I'm going to opt out because there are other doctors on-line who are more qualified to help you for that particular problem. It won't be long before you get the correct doctor to answer. I will give him the heads-up.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.
Hello, this is Dr. David. I have read your question and I'm ready to help.

I see the other expert opted out

what medications are you taking?

are you taking any blood pressure medications like lisinopril which can cause cough?

are you smoking?

have you had your post op visit with your surgeons after your recent open heart surgery?