Doctor insights on:
Coughing Up Mucus With A Little Blood
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
My throat and ears hurt bad I've coughed up yellow mucus with little blood streaks in it. What could it be?
Likely : Upper respiratory tract infections commonly caused by viruses. Respiratory distress or dizziness or inability to drink fluids or lethargy are warning signs for immediate medical assistance. Rehydration and symptoms relief treatments are mainstay of therapy. Lack of improvement and worsening of such conditions require evaluation ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Infection: Depends on how long this has been going on. If it is just recent, it may be a viral infection and a superimposed bacterial sinus or bronchial infection if it has been more than a week. See your doctor for proper treatment. ...Read more
Throat is sore, achy, coughing up mucus with blood in it. Not much of a cough, but my smokers cough changed this past month. Should I be worried?
I am coughing up mucus off my chest and it has a really foul taste, and past few days i've cough blood up too, i'm rather worried?
See a doctor: You should see a doctor so that they can prescribe you some medications that will help you. Blood can sometimes mean that you are causing a type of trauma to the lungs (hard coughing). ...Read more
I have been sneezing and coughing and head stopped up and now im coughing up mucus with some blood in it. Can a cold cause this?
Or....: secondary infection on top of previous one. cannot say in your particular case, but generally, mild viral infections have mild symptoms. HOwever, they frequently cause irritation, breaks in the mucous linings, and predispose to have whatever germs that are there to grow, possibly invade, and cause a second (bacterial) infection that is helped by antibiotics. ...Read more
High fevers, coughing up mucus with blood, bad smell from mucus&body skin. X-ray showed black spot on lung is this a cause of being a 40year smoker?
Sore throat; coughing up mucus with circles of blood; what can I do (example: home remedies or medicines) until i can get to my doctor on monday?
Lung problem : It could be a bronchitis, pneumonia, or something else. It is certainly worth getting checked out, especially if it has lasted for any length of time. Your primary doctor can provide a good evaluation and treatment plan, but may need to refer you to a specialist depending on the exact nature of your problem. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Coughing up mucus and blood with sore throat
- Coughing up green mucus with blood
- Coughing up thick mucus with blood
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Coughing up a little bit of blood
- Coughing up a little blood in phlegm
- Coughing up white mucus with blood
- Coughing up mucus with blood
- Talk to an otolaryngologist online