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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience in Pediatric Pulmonology
Met: I would advise seeing your physician and possibly an ENT specialist. The source of the bleeding should be determined. It may be isolated in the upper ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
Virus: This is most likely a viral upper respiratory tract infection and generally runs its course in 5to7 days without specific treatment. Call your physici ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Martin
27 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Hemoptysis: Blood from the back of your throat can come from your nose, your lungs, your throat or your stomach. I would go to the emergency room to be evaluated ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Mandel
39 years experience in General Practice
Get a culture: You may be suffering from a strep infection. I suggest you go to a clinic for an exam and lab tests as soon as possible. In the meantime drink a lot o ... Read More
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Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
More info needed: You do not mention if you saw any blood. Of you saw blood, see a doctor. Bleeding from the esophagus, larynx or nose is not normal and needs to be eva ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Oral sex: Often seen post oral sex. Like an intraoral hickey. If painful and persistent, see oral surgeon.
A member asked:
Dr. Joshua Rosenthal
17 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Get checked: Your local ENT can give you a good checkup to make sure there are no masses or lesions in your nose causing any bleeding or help to decrease the mucou ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kam
Dr. David Kam answered
35 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Bloody taste: You need to see an ENT doctor for a complete exam. Blood in the mouth can be from many possible causes!
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience in Infectious Disease
Pneumonia?: Despite what it "feels" like, most likely the blood and sputum (phlegm) are coming from bronchial tubes or lung. Maybe from your sinuses, bu ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Schwarzman
46 years experience in Emergency Medicine
How do you know ..: ..that it's blood. need to confirm that first.

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