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A 19-year-old male asked:

I've been having blood in my phlegm, i checked my mouth and there's a red spot next to the uvula. did i rupture a blood vessel?

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Dr. Cornelius Oleary
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Blood tinged sputum : Hemoptysis is graded from trivial to moderate to massive. Trivial hemoptysis in the setting of an upper respiratory infection requires a full history and examination in person with an MD.

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Last updated Feb 2, 2017

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