Patient Comments: Whooping Cough (Pertussis) - Symptoms
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A Doctor's View on Whooping Cough Symptoms
Read the Comment by Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD
Though the symptoms of whooping cough may vary, in the early stages of the infection, symptoms typically resemble those of a cold -- sneezing, fever, nasal discharge, and a cough. Unlike a cold, whooping cough symptoms don't clear up in a couple of weeks; instead the symptoms get worse, particularly the coughing. Read the entire Doctor's View
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