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A 19-year-old female asked:

What does it mean if i have green snot?

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Dr. Richard Zienowicz
Plastic Surgery 40 years experience
Nothing for certain: Pseudomonas is a very common flora in humans that produces a green color when it grows on human flies and tissues. Not necessarily an infective issue but rather colonization of the material the bacteria is growing upon.
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A 32-year-old member asked:

What exactly does it mean when my snot is green?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
You likely have some: Form of infection.
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Last updated Oct 28, 2013

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