You can hear the mucous rattling around when she coughs, but she says she cannot get it up -- it just moves around in
her upper chest. The cough is
a full, phleghmy bark, and it tends to come in fits. She'll be fine for a while and then hacking.
Her doctor has called it sinusitis and tracheitis, but she's been on three courses of antibiotics -- Zithromax, Doxycycline, and now she's finishing 7 days of Biaxin -- and nothing seems to make it better. She doesn't have a fever (running around 99.