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A 21-year-old female asked:

I have been coughing up clear phlegm with lots of brown spots in it at least 10 times a day, what could this be?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Ronald Widman
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Pulmonary: Do you have a fever? Do you have a history of asthma. If not it sounds like allergies. Do you work around a lot of dust or mold? Sounds like you are being exposed to something in the environment. Wearing a mask might help. If this doesn't get better soon you should see a doctor.
Last updated Jan 1, 2018


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