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cough ( Latin: tussis) is a sudden and often repetitively occurring reflex which helps to clear the large breathing passages fro...
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Cough & Tracheostomy

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because it triggered her to cough non-stop and caused the...
" ...of resistance. This was incorrect because it triggered her to cough non-stop and caused the broncospasms that she had. I ...of the end of the trach tube unless totally necessary. I hope... "

He was awful, he is coughing up green & blood stained...
" ...flat out having been up most of the night. He was awful, he is coughing up green & blood stained secretions (via the tracheostomy - so we can luckily suction him out) but its just horrible My... "

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to have an affective cough because of ALS so suctioning...
" ...more suctioning after a tracheostomy is because there is ...your trachea by the tracheostomy tube. You may not ...lose the ability to have an affective cough because of ALS so suctioning is ... "

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Last night I had a coughing fit just out of the blue....
" coughing with a trach Last night I had a coughing fit just out of the ...keep the plug in the trach tube or does it matter. Is ...can do when these weird coughing spells start? Currently I am... "

thing exercise I had to do and cough. It is to make...
" ...some - because you are just sore in general - ...thing exercise I had to do and cough. It is to make ...surgery. Because of the trach tube they use and the anesthesia - I had pneumonia for ... "

she have a cough? I often found that when Sam had been...
" ...have a cough? I often found that when Sam had been coughing he got bloody secretions. this is due to the trach tube moving up and down in the trachea when the child coughs and damaging blood... "

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much anyway without my cough assist machine. Could that...
" ...makes sense now. I don't cough much anyway without my cough assist machine. Could that ...but is constantly getting pneumonia. I wonder if ...are using propofol a tracheostomy makes your ai... "

too. She was having lots of coughing and choking, as I...
" ...trach too. She was having lots of coughing and choking, as I mentioned in my first post above. Actually, right after the tracheostomy the chosen trach rubbed so much against the back... "

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his own. His cough would be far too weak. This would result...
" Unfortunately, a tracheostomy is inevitable. the diaphragnm is ...be able to mobilize secretions on his own. His cough would be far too weak. This would result in retained secretions, lower oxygen... "

gently and we have a lot less coughing. also you have to...
" ...the diagnosis, but Sam has coughed his whole life. When he ...though, he always used to cough when we did the daily ...tube gently and we have a lot less coughing. also you have to... "

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