Croup Cough With Back And Chest Pain

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Alternative Names

Viral croup; Laryngotracheobronchitis - acute; Spasmodic croup


Symptoms

Croup features a cough that sounds like a seal barking. Most children have what appears to be a mild cold for several days before the barking cough becomes evident. As the cough gets more frequent, the child may have labored breathing or stridor (a harsh, crowing noise made during inspiration).

Croup is typically much worse at night. It often lasts 5 or 6 nights, but the first night or two are usually the most...

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