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Please complete different kinds of cough. Please correct me if I am wrong. Thank you!

staccato cough: C. trachomatis

barking cough: RSV

seal-like barking cough: parainfluenza

whooping cough: B. pertusis

dry harsh cough in a young adult: mycoplasma
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Thanks this is great!

Can you add in the Treatment of each ?
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Please complete different kinds of cough. Please correct me if I am wrong. Thank you!

staccato cough: C. trachomatis

barking cough: RSV

seal-like barking cough: parainfluenza

whooping cough: B. pertusis

dry harsh cough in a young adult: mycoplasma
i think rsv doesnt have a barking type of cough...it has a wheeze as it cause a bronchiolitis ,a lower respiratory tract infection...
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