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I have been sick with a cold my mucus went from watery to thick and dark green now today i spit a clear mucus.. What does that mean?
My fiance has this habit of showing strings of saliva when speaking. He doesnt spit, but those strings are very thick and disgusting. How can they be ?
Dryness of mucosa: The symptoms is likely due to dryness of the mouth. It may be as simple as the person not drinking enough water. Advise him to drink enough water daily so that his urine is colorless. If that does not help it would be prudent to consult a doctor to evaluate for disorders causing dry mouth, xerostomia. You may consult this site for more info: http://www.webmd.com/oral-health/guide/dental-health-dry-mouth ...Read more
Lately i've been spitting a thick yellow substance a lot. It's disgusting; what could it be & why ?
Ive been having difficult times breathing and i also spit a thick white substance. I tried getting xrays on my lungs and they are good. ?
I am having a problem that I have to spit out thick white phlegm only for the past 6 months without any cough. What could be the reason ?
I have been waking up in the mornings with blood in my saliva, it is flemy and quite thick for the first spit then one or two spits later it is gone,?
I spit up clear like substance that was thick and jelly feeling ball. This was the first time it's happened and now I have chest pain and short breath?
I wake up and hack up thick clear fluid, it looks like spit. I also usually have to blow my nose. This happens everyday doesn't matter location or season. How do I stop this?
Allergies: Usually just due to allergies. Otc antihistamines like Loratadine can help. Physicians can prescribe (imo) somewhat better medications like inhaled nasal steroids, that are quite safe and often very effective. Rarely the sign of a more serious disorder and things like your smoking status can affect this as well. ...Read more