Four weeks ago my boyfriend was in the hospital with

Patient : Four weeks ago my boyfriend was in the hospital with the stomach flu they checked his respatory and did a chest x ray his lungs were fine two weeks ago he developed a cough and chest pressure which gets worse daily they have put him on breathing treatments an inhailer and zithromax nothings helping they say he sounds like a 85 year old smoker but they won't take a x ray or tell us the cause or even give us a name to what this is . Please tell me what this could be its a wet cough n he works on a farm in south west az
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