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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claude Parola
39 years experience in Internal Medicine
blood: Coughing up or vomiting blood is not a good sign, go see a doctor for evaluation , vomiting blood can be from the stomach bleeding ulcer, couging blo ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Nothing good: The only thing that could be stuck in your throat is something you swallowed. Another option is a bleeding mass in your throat. In either event, see E ... 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 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Schmidt
36 years experience in Facial Plastic Surgery
You don't...: see medical attention. blood out of the mouth can come from the nose, lungs, esophagus, stomach or GI tract, throat...lots of places
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
44 years experience in Internal Medicine
Go To ER: If you are bleeding that much you need to be seen by an ent. If it is significant go to the emergency room.
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A 73-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
From the sinus: Some individuals can have a bloody nasal discharge from a sinus infection, if some of it is swallowed it may be coughed up too. If the symptom persist ... Read More
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Dr. M. Jan
Dr. M. Jan answered
65 years experience in Family Medicine
Need Treatment: Consul your doctor. Take biaxin 500 mg twice daily for 2 weeks. Phenergan (promethazine) dm cough syrup, one teaspoonful 3 times a day till the cough ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vasudha Kaushik
15 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: Excessive pressure from coughing can break capillaries and cause small amount of blood to appear in the mucus. Take a probiotic (Megafood Megaflora Pl ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Need more info: My recommendation would be to see a doctor asap since coughing up blood never has a benign cause. On the other hand it would be helpful to know how l ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Burns
36 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Very likely: Cause of the blood. If nose bleeds are significant have them evaluated. The most common area for bleeds are the anterior septum. Try gently rubbing ... Read More
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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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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Benda, jr
33 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
See an ENT: Blood from the nose could just be nosebleeds, but this is something i would check out thoroughly. There is nothing normal about coughing up blood.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Infection: A cough that is productive of discolored sputum is consistent with a lower respiratory infection like pneumonia or bronchitis. Alternatively, signifi ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience in Family Medicine
Sinusitis: time to be seen for sinus disease. See your local PCP or ENT,
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Hammer
32 years experience in Infectious Disease
Not likely : These symptoms are more indicative of infection (either viral or bacterial). Cancers can lead to a secondary infection though, and if they don't full ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadia Ghattas
47 years experience in Pediatrics
Bloody sputum: Since you have greenish bloody sputum with coughing, you need to see your 1ry care physician ASAP OR GO TO ER. Good luck.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Saleh Elahwal
34 years experience in Endodontics
Coughing up blood: It could be sore throat that got really irritated or something else .Please get checked by your family dr as soon as you can.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
Sinusitis: With nasal and or sinus congestion/infection, rupture of tiny blood vessels is common. If the bleeding isn't very brisk, coagulation occurs in the for ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Several causes: A dry cough with a stuffy nose can be secondary to post nasal drip. You may have nasal allergies. You may also have sinus problems. Consult an allergi ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerry Fioramonti
Specializes in Family Medicine
Not likely: A tickle in your neck or throat is not a symptom of a blood clot. It is much more likely to be coming from an allergy or post nasal drainage of mucous ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Malina Milan
29 years experience in Internal Medicine
Sinusitis: You could possibly have a sinus infection. You should see a doctor for treatment. In the meantime you could try using an over the counter decongestant ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lonnie Smith
38 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Sinus infection: Sounds like a sinus infection from the history you give, you should see your physician for possible treatment.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Velt
Dr. Paul Velt answered
41 years experience in Diagnostic Radiology
Could be : It certainly sounds suspiciously like pneumonia. The best way to find out is see your doctor and have a chest X-ray. And don't delay. Untreated this c ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience in Pain Management
Seasonal flu: is very common viral infection. Usually the condition resolves on its own with home care. Drink water and get a good rest. NSAIDs (e.g. Aleve, Advil) ... Read More
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