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coughing up thick mucus with blood

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Dr. Joseph Gutman
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Well...: You seem to have enough symptoms to warrant an examination. If you do have a fever you should see a Dr. Today. the prognosis of a pneumonia is dire ... Read More
Dr. Jeffrey Parker
Specializes in Pulmonology
Must see md asap r/: r/o lung cancer in a smoker with hemoptysis

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
10 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Chronic cough: Most common causes for persistent cough include 1) gastric reflux 2) postnasal drip (sinus infection? Allergy?) 3) undiagnosed asthma or copd 4) medic ... Read More
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Dr. David Lipkin
52 years experience Internal Medicine
See your Dr: Blood in your sputum is a warning sign of possible cancer that should not be ignored. The source of the blood could be the lung itself, the bronchial ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
See doc.: Blood from the nose is not necessarily concerning, but cough that persists for this long needs an explanation. Best to see doc and have him look at a ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: The importance would depend on amount and origin. A little color can originate from your throat , back of the nasal passages or airway due to the mech ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Viral URI: A viral upper respiratory tract infection is likely and these usually resolve after a week or so. Treatment consists of resting and, drinking adequate ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Virus: Viral upper respiratory infections usually start in the throat, spread to the nose and in some cases down to the windpipe and bronchial tubes. If symp ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zachary Veres
18 years experience Family Medicine
Cough: Inflammation of the respiratory tract is a common cause. Most likely bronchitis. Best to see a physician or schedule a virtual consult for help
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: You need to have an evaluation by your doctor to find out what's going on.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
Cough: Cough that persists for a month warrants a doctor visit for examination and appropriate tests. Many conditions may cause cough, including infection, a ... Read More

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