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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Green mucus: The green mucus is due to a post nasal drip coming from infected sinuses. See an ear nose and throat doctor for treatment.

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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Keshab Paudel
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Did you check zinc ?: Zinc deficiency is usually associated with bad taste or lack of taste of food. You might want to check zinc level.
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Dr. Edward Sierra
35 years experience Emergency Medicine
Sinusitis: An infection from the sinuses can give you drainage with trouble swallowing and bad taste! the inflamed veins also might be a sign of infection. Sound ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Timothy Jeffreys
34 years experience Pediatrics
Viral: Bacterial infections of the sinus usually take several weeks to develop, of the lungs - there is usually a fairly high fever and rapid breathing. Gree ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Bacterial Infection: Green phlegm at back of throat may be from post nasal drip from the sinuses and usually suggests Bacterial Infection.I suggest you consult your doctor ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Craig Lum
Dr. Craig Lum answered
25 years experience General Surgery
Green throat mucus: Amazing you have no symptoms for what sounds like a long ongoing infection. Recommend you see your PCP. May need antibiotics.
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
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Infection: You have a bacterial infection, possibly sinusitis, bronchitis or pneumonia. Please sek medical attention without further delay.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Loury
39 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Possible nasopharyng: You either have chronic sinus infection or chronic infection above and behind the palate. Unlikely to be from dirt or dust being swept from nose into ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathryn Ko
34 years experience Neurosurgery
Bright green?: lime green or viridian? prob getting over infection, if associated with cough, sore throat, fever, go to doc for check.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Infection: It looks like you have an infection, you need to see a doctor to determine if you need an antibiotic.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Reza Emami
Specializes in Family Medicine
Chronic Cough: You need to have an evaluation by your primary care provider to have a chest xray and further evaluation done especially since you are a smoker, I hop ... Read More
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