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    Old 01-13-2009, 10:42 AM   #1
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    chronic coughing and phlegm/mucus

    My mother is 87 years old. For the last 2 years she has been coughing and spitting mucus. These coughing sounds seems to come from her chest. However, I took her to a pulmonary doctor, and from various tests it was concluded that her lungs were clear. I then took her to an Allergist, and again after various tests it was concluded that she did not have allergies. The next doctor was an ENT, and again after various tests the conclusion-negative. The next doctor is a gastroentroligst. He conducted several tests and the results were that she does not have GERD or reflux. However one test, called the

     
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