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Q: My mother.....age 52 ....is having persistent coughing for approx 2 weeks, coughs started with 2 days of fever which reached like 101.......before the fever she was having severe knee joint pain in both legs (she is not having it now)
She consulted a local doctor for her joint pain and he gave her some medicines which included steroids also......the knee pain was preceded by left hand shoulder joint pain........
I wanted to know if these symptoms are related and what should she do?
she also having some cough medicines currently. ......

Symptoms:  Coughing, previous fever, knee and shoulder pain
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