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What Are The Symptoms?
The symptoms of respiratory infection can vary based on type, but tend to include:
- Coughing or sneezing
- Sore throat
- Trouble breathing
- Stuffy or runny nose
- Swollen lymph nodes
- Red eyes
Types Of Upper Respiratory Infections
Many URI’s are typically known as seasonal illnesses, which affect people during certain parts of the year. However, your child can contract a URI at any time especially if they have a weak immune system.
The Cleveland Clinic considers these to be the most common upper respiratory illnesses:
- Sinusitis (sinus infection)
- Common cold or cold viruses
- Pharyngitis (sore throat)
- RSV (can affect lower respiratory tract as well)
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