Cough – a frequent companion of acute respiratory diseases and viral infections. But what often happens is that the person continues to cough up even after 3-4 weeks after the other symptoms of the common cold was gone .
Do I need to worry about postprostudnogo cough ?
Residual cough – a normal variant . But if it continues for more than two weeks after other symptoms have disappeared , such cough can talk about the possible complications – pneumonia , chronic bronchitis , whooping cough. In this case you need to see a physician , and if necessary – to other specialized doctor. The only way you can be sure : your cough – not a sign of a dangerous disease , and the residual effect after a cold . Posleinfektsionny cough may continue even 1.5-2 months . Continue reading