The patients infected with Avian Influenza (H5N1) have had symptoms of Cough, Diarrhea, Fever, Sore Throat, Pneumonia and Acute Repiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS). Not everyone has every symptom.
Coughing is the body's way of cleaning the breathing system and getting rid of phlegm (mucus with pus) and germs in the throat or lungs. So when a cough produces phlegm, do not take medicine to stop the cough, but rather do something to help loosen and bring up the phlegm. .... Read more at Fluwiki: http://www.fluwiki.info/pmwiki.php?n=Consequences.Cough