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Cough With Green Mucus
Like material that functions to moisten and protect inner body surfaces. The viscous slippery substance that consists chiefly of mucin, water, cells, and inorganic salts and that is secreted as a protective lubricant coating by the cells and glands of the mucous membranes. The free slime of the mucous membranes, composed of secretion of the glands, various salts, ...Read more
I have had a cough for 6 mnths.I cough up green mucus. It developed while in the hospital for the adnovirius. What can I do?I have used an inhalur.
Bronchitis: Sounds like you have bronchitis...the green sputum generally indicates infection with Pneumococcus the. germ that sometimes needs antibiotics HOWEVER since you were hospitalized a CULTURE of your sputum is absolutely necessary since you were exposed to a number of germs NOT necessarily in the "Community" See your doctor! Hope this helps Dr Z ...Read more
Isn't pneumonia very obvious? my mom says I would be in bed *almost dying* if I had it, but I'm fine. just cough and green mucus. I am very worried
Pneumonia: Pneumonia is a condition diagnosed by a constellation of symptoms (cough, fever, shortness of breath) with evidence on chest X ray of lung involvement. It can be cause by a bacterium, virus, fungus. Severity of symptoms range widely. Chest X ray evidence is really diagnostic. Everyone reacts differently to infections, but most people feel pretty awful if they have pneumonia vs bronchitis. ...Read more
I am coughing up green mucus. Is that a sign of an infection? I had a dry cough about a week ago after shoveling snow.
My sister 7 month baby has cough for 4 days, worse at night.tonite she coughed up green mucus.went urgent care 2 days ago should she see dr again?
My chest hurts I have a cough with green mucus and am super tired I also am diabetic and this cough ghing has been going on for three weeks help!?!
PNEUMONIA SIGNS: These are pneumonia signs: fatigue, cough with phlegm, and chest pain (especially with breathing=called pleuritic pain). Its is time to get seen, get a chest xray and start treatment right away! having diabetes makes you immunocompromised and more susceptible to pneumonia (a Pneumovax shot is recommended for all diabetics) hope you get well soon! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Day 5 of fever, coughing thick green mucus, hurts to cough (chest & ribs). Feel terrible with aches. Can't see my Dr. Will this heal itself?
I started with a fever and bodyaches two days ago and now I have a sorethroat cough and green mucus coming up and i also lost my voice but its better?
What's ur question?: We used to equate color of mucus w/source of infection. In other words, green mucus required antibiotics to treat infection while clear or white mucus did not. In fact, recent studies show no correlation btwn mucus color & causative agent & response to antibiotics. Truth is most common colds are due to viruses which aren't responsive to antibiotics. Check out www.Choosingwisely.Org for more info. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My family has dry cough &sinus stuffed up but i'm wheezing and coughing up green mucus & feel weak & tired what could be wrong can't afford to go dr?
Wheezing/Cough: Feeling weak and tired with coughing up green mucus is concerning for infection, somewhere. Wheezing would suggest the lungs. Could be asthma exacerbation, bronchitis. Could also be a sinus infection since the nose/sinuses are "stuffed up." most often for infections of the sinuses or the lungs or airway, you might need antibiotics. Try a nurse practitioner, they can diagnose &treat for less $. ...Read more
Yellow or green drainage from the nose is a symptom in which the mucous coming out of the nose is thicker than clear mucous, and also is yellowish or greenish in color. This may mean that the runny nose is starting to dry up. However, if there is a lot of yellow or green drainage, there may be a nasal ...Read more
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