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A 39-year-old female asked:

i am coughing bloody phlegm up. and i feel like something heavy is pushing on my chbest. my throat hurts and burns with?

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Dr. Stephen Southard
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Seek help: It sounds like you may have a concerning respiratory infection, like an evolving pneumonia. But it's even possible that you have a blood clot in your lungs. Don't wait to be seen, you could get very ill if you continue to put this off.

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Last updated Mar 10, 2015

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