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Phlegm and coughing for more than 4days

Answered by: Dr Sashini Seeni

Last Updated: June 16, 2020 8:44 AM

kamarul.fazli 5 months

i experienced coughing and there’s a lot of phlegm and i feel discomfort and it happened when i started drink cough syrup and the phlegm is somehow really disturbing till make me short in breathing. Just out of curiosity, am i suspect as one of the Covid-19 carrier as in Mysejahtera said me myself is under PUI. its quite eery to received this kind of sudden news! help me doc! i dont travel to any related countries and never contacted with anyone who positive in Covid-19.

Dr Sashini Seeni 5 months
General Practitioner

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First and foremost, we truly understand your concerns regarding your symptoms and other health problems you might be facing. From your complaints, we believe that your condition may have multifactorial causes such as:

  • COVID-19 infection- You are encouraged to answer the quiz on Risk Assessment for COVID-19 to evaluate your health status in regards to this disease. After completing this quiz, you will be classified into several categories.
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Last Updated: Tue Jun 16 2020 08:44:24 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
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