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Why am i coughing up blood?

Why am i coughing up blood?

I don't know but: I don't know without more information but coughing up blood is one of those symptoms that requires immediate attention by a doctor. Do not wait or hesitate go to your doctor now. ...Read more

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Why am i tasting blood when i cough?

Why am i tasting blood when i cough?

See your doctor: Blood in your sputum on coughing is called hemoptysis. Even if you don't see blood, the taste of blood suggests the presence of blood. See you doctor. ...Read more

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Why am I spitting up blood after brushing my teeth?

Gingivitis?: If you notice bleeding gums when brushing, it may be a sign that you are at risk for or already have gum disease. This is a serious problem, which should be checked by a dentist. Do not delay, ...Read more

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I just vomited 45 minutes ago, and i was spitting up blood. I just stopped spitting up blood to now mostly normal spit. Am i okay now?

Hematemesis: Vomiting blood is a serious concern. Any time this occurs you should see a doctor right away. It is possible to have significant blood loss very quickly and this could be life threatening. It also needs to be determined where the blood is coming from. It could be the stomach, the lungs, the esophagus or the back of your nose. Vomiting blood is a legitimate reason to go to the emergency room. ...Read more

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Why am I spitting up blood am I too rough when' I brush my tongue?

Why am I spitting up blood am I too rough when' I brush my tongue?

No. Gum disease.: The gums bleed with it is swollen due to much plaque and buildup. Healthy gums don't bleed, diseased gums do bleed. Sounds like it is time for dental check up and cleaning. ...Read more

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Why am i spitting up flecks of blood after brushing teeth?

Why am i spitting up flecks of blood after brushing teeth?

Gum Health: Usually but not always, when a person spits up flecks of blood after brushing their teeth, this could mean that a person is exhibiting signs of advancing gum disease. Visit your dentist for a diagnosis. If the blood is coming from somewhere else, you must visit your physician. ...Read more

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I am a smoker and I am coughing up brown phlegm. Whatshould i do?

I am a smoker and I am coughing up brown phlegm. Whatshould i do?

True, true, and...: ... Probably related. Smokers cough is very common, and though i can't confirm that this is related to "smokers cough", you should see your doctor and get tested for chronic bronchitis and a emphysema. Also, every smoker with a cough should get at least a chest x-ray. ...Read more

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I am 38 weeks pregnant and im spitting up blood is that normal.

I am 38 weeks pregnant and im spitting up blood is that normal.

Never normal: It is never normal to spit up blood. Contact your Obgyn who can arrange a referral to a gastroenterologist who can evaluate this for you. ...Read more

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I am coughing up blood what should I do?

I am coughing up blood what should I do?

Go to Emergency Room: Coughing up blood is an emergency. Seek immediate medical care! ...Read more

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I am taking Accutane for two months now. Recently I am spitting blood coming from my throat. Is it normal?

I am taking Accutane for two months now. Recently I am spitting blood coming from my throat. Is it normal?

Maybe: Accutane can and does cause dryness of the nasal mucosa. This can cause irritation and possibly easy bleeding. If this happens farther back in the nose then you could get a slight amount of blood in the back of your throat. This could show up when you spit. However, i really think you should have your dermatologist take a look. ...Read more

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Why am i still seeing blood after period?

There may have been : A little more blood and tissue that still needed to be shed from your uterus. ...Read more

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I am peeing blood an have small blood clots when i pee. What's wrong?

I am peeing blood an have small blood clots when i pee. What's wrong?

Not normal: Would go see a urologist if you are having blood in your urine. You should also see an internist who can run some tests to see if you have a problem with your blood. ...Read more

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Why am i passing blood clots between periods?

The top guess: Is that u have irregular menses do to irregular ovulation. If overweight and have bad acne, could be pcos. In any event, get on the pill, see doc too, get screened as indicated, but pill will help, take at night to reduce nausea and go with low estrogen if haven't been able to tolerate. It can take 3 months to regulate so be patient. Make sure your not anemic as well. ...Read more

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What is wrong if I am urinating blood and stringy blood clots?

What is wrong if I am urinating blood and stringy blood clots?

See MD immediately: You need to see a urologist asap. This is urgent, and you need to have a hematuria (blood in urine) workup. You will need urinalysis/urine culture and urine cytology (looks for abnormal cells in urine), ct scan (or ultrasound) to see the urinary tract, and a cystoscopy (a camera to look inside the bladder. Are you a smoker? ...Read more

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Why am i spitting up blood and phlegm if i only have sore throat?

Why am i spitting up blood and phlegm if i only have sore throat?

See a doctor: Sore throat and bleeding needs to be seen by a doctor. An otolaryngologist (ENT) can easily look in your throat to see where it might be coming from. The flexible scope is very easy to tolerate with local anesthetic. I have had it done many times to teach med students how to do it. It is usually nothing serious--bronchitis, nose bleed, etc. But you need to be sure. ...Read more

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Why am i up blood after pulmonary embolism?

Why am i up blood after pulmonary embolism?

Pulmonary embolism: Coughing up blood occurs in some patients with pulmonary embolism. Treatment, if any, is determined by the amount of blood, and whether it continues, whether there are other concerns about the underlying lung, and is considered along with the blood thinners used to treat the blood clot in the lung. ...Read more

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Why am I coughing up blood and tissue? 7pack year smoker

Why am I coughing up blood and tissue? 7pack year smoker

Possibilities...: This could be due to bronchitis but the concern is the possibility of malignancy. You need to be evaluated by your doctor to be sure there is no malignancy present. If you are still smoking, your doctor can help you to quit. Good luck! ...Read more

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