In Anne of Green Gables Diane's little sister is sick with something that makes her cough continuously and?

struggle to breathe? Does anyone know what illness this is called?

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  • Nola S
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    1 decade ago
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    Diana Barry's little sister, Minnie May is sick with the croup which Anne cures by giving her ipecac which made her cough up the phlegm and saved her life.

    (yay! read all the books!)

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  • 1 decade ago

    The Croup...

    Chapter 18 Anne To The Rescue

    http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/anneofgreengables/se...

    See bottom of first paragraph of the summary....

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  • 1 decade ago

    It's been so long since I read those books.

    It's probably asthma or croup.

    I hope you have more in the series waiting to read them because they are great.

    It's Diana, not Diane. Isn't it?

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