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do you have a history of smoking?
do you have a copy of your chest CT scan report?
if you are having severe shortness of breath, you should go back to the ER
you might need a course of steroid therapy to help calm down airway swelling causing the cough
have you tried a course of steroids yet?
you might benefit from a course of steroid therapy like prednisone to help calm down airway swelling to calm your cough.
I'm glad you quit smoking.
get a copy of your chest CT scan report. I would be happy to review it with you.
let me know if you have other questions.
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