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hey, i have been getting these weird small jelly balls like clear mucus coming out of my sinus and then coughed out. any idea ?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Mucus: This appears to be mucus plugs which may be due to excessively dry conditions like too much air conditioning. A sinus infection is less likely a cause unless you recently had a prolonged head cold. In this case the mucus is usually discolored yellow or greenish and there may be associated nasal congestion and headache

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Last updated Aug 5, 2018

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