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Whooping cough
Whooping cough is a respiratory infection caused by a bacterium.

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Whooping cough (Pertussis)

Whooping cough is an infectious disease caused by bacteria (Bordetella pertussis). It can affect people of all ages, but about half of all cases occur before age 2. It is sometimes difficult to make a diagnosis based on its symptoms since they resemble those of many other infections.
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