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A 23-year-old female asked:

I have been sick 3 times in the past 4 months. im scared that its something bad :( it is the same problem. stuffy nose and a little bit of a cough. today i coughed and it had very little blood. what could it be? it started with sneezing

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 37 years experience
Flu like symptoms: You may have an influenza infection affecting the lower airway. Small vessels may rupture when the lining of the lung is inflamed. With your congestion, other sources such as nasal passage irritation and inflammation may be the source of cough ( post nasal drip) and bleeing.
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