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what is it mean when you have blood in your lungs they drained 2 ounces of blood

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sammy Pedram
18 years experience Internal Medicine
The infection itself: Very hard to answer with just the details given but if there was a pneumonia with the bloodstream infection, it could have been a parapneumonic effusi ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Bloody pleural effus: After a case of pneumonia & plural effusion, collapsed left lung, They took three weeks to decide to drain chest cavity. They removed 1.6 l blood ... Read More
Dr. Harinder Gill
38 years experience Cardiology
Effusion: Sorry to hear;what is your question?
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Go see your doctor: You might have a pneumonia or any of a number of other conditions but it's impossible to diagnose by your post. More importantly, even if we could dia ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Andrews
35 years experience Interventional Radiology
What : What you're calling a 10 cm "hole" is more likely a measurement of the distance between your lung and the chest wall. This space is occupied by air, ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
57 years experience Plastic Surgery
Information: Blood draining from the ear is never normal. You should have it checked.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sue Ferranti
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends....: Lovenox (enoxaparin) is a blood thinner and bleeding is a potential side-effect. If you were receiving Lovenox (enoxaparin) in a dose to prevent clots ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Anxiety: Anxiety is capable of causing your symptoms especially if they are more noticeable at rest than during exertion and in view of your negative tests and ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sanders
15 years experience Pulmonology
See below: It could mean a number of things. You could have vomited blood and aspirated it. You could have an endobronchial lesion that is bleeding. You may h ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Nothing good: Blood can be present in many sections of the respiratory tract from numerous causes, and many of these suggest a potentially severe illness. There is ... Read More
A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
35 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
ASAP: see your cardiologist. No reason to wait. No fooling around! Good luck. Very serious!
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