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A 49-year-old member asked:

Oftentimes i wake up with a blood taste in the back of my throat. what's wrong?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. David Kam
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 38 years experience
Bloody taste: You need to see an ENT doctor for a complete exam. Blood in the mouth can be from many possible causes!
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