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Chronic cough

CT of chest: biapical parenchymal fibrotic stranding
negative TB skin test
? cause of the stranding

67 yrs old

? post nasal drainage
? acid reflux
Should I seek additional advise re x-ray.
(Had squamous cell carcinoma, microinvasive (from hypertrophic actinic keratosis) excised from right clavicle medial area.
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It could be allergies or some kind of viral infection.

If its really bothering you go to an EMT or a general doctor.

Whenever I get a really bad cough my doctor gives me zithromax and hydrocodone with an antihistamine and a decongestant, it really helps a lot.

take care.
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probably go back to your doctor could be allergies or sinus or asthma acid reflux and asthma can go hand in hand get it checked out.  good luck.
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