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i have mild blood in my phlegm/spit when i cough it up. i have not been coughing but i have a sore throat and a bad headache. help?

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Dr. Ronan Monsef
Specializes in Family Medicine
Hemoptysis: Coughing up blood is never normal and should always be evaluated by a physician. It should always be considered dangerous until proven otherwise.
Answered on Jul 11, 2016
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