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After drinking my girlfriend is spitting up blood. What to do?

After drinking my girlfriend is spitting up blood. What to do?

Don't drink: She may have an ulcer, can be dangerous, so would have her see a doctor, don't drink in the meantime, go to er if getting worse in the meantime. ...Read more

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31/m (smoke+drink and heartburn some time) spitting up blood since 5 days in the morning when gargle with betadine. Please tell me the cause? Paranoid

31/m (smoke+drink and heartburn some time) spitting up blood since 5 days in the morning when gargle with betadine. Please tell me the cause? Paranoid

See a doctor: Spitting blood is something that needs to be evaluated. Even if you are afraid and paranoid, it is important to take care of yourself. They will do the proper tests and let you know what is wrong. Better safe than sorry. Your heavy drinking may be catching up with you. ...Read more

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What does spitting up blood after a run mean?

What does spitting up blood after a run mean?

See below: This could mean nothing. After a run you are going to dry out your mucus membranes. This can make them pone to bleed, and on the run you probably swallowed some blood. I would keep an eye on it, and if it persists have it checked out by your local doctor. ...Read more

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Why am I spitting up blood after brushing my teeth?

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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Spitting up blood after brushing my teeth, what does this mean?

Spitting up blood after brushing my teeth, what does this mean?

Gum disease: Like gingivitis and periodontitis tend to be the main reason why you spit out blood after you brush your teeth. It's time to see your dentist for examination and x-rays. ...Read more

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What does it mean if I'm spitting up blood after brushing my teeth?

What does it mean if I'm spitting up blood after brushing my teeth?

Gum disease: If you are bleeding when you brush it is because your gingiva (gums) are swollen and inflammed. This is a signe of periodintal disease and needs to be treated by your dentist. Please make an appointment for a periodontal exam and get this problem resolved. ...Read more

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What dose spitting up blood mean?

What dose spitting up blood mean?

Spitting up Blood: Does you friend get into fist fight with the likes of sony corleone. Then it means, your friend is lucky to get out of it alive. If not then it may be, any kind of reason related to gums, teeth, habit of biting inside his cheeks, nasal drip, bronchitis
or tuberculosis, some serious lung ailment. Oesophageal or stomach problems. And a whole lot more. Depends on your insurance.
Quit smoking. ...Read more

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Common causes of spitting up blood?

Common causes of spitting up blood?

Get it evaluated: Do you mean coughing up blood, throwing up blood or simply having blood in your saliva? They all have different causes and some can be serious. Speak with your doctor. ...Read more

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Spitting up blood in the morning! Smoked since 66?

Spitting up blood in the morning! Smoked since 66?

Asking for someone?: History makes a big difference here. The best thing is to get acquanitance to see provider and get lung and sputum studies. Typically blood is associated with a tumor or infection. There are other causes as well including unusual conditions. None will be helped by continued smoking so help him/her stop. The only way your friend/you can know if there's a life-threatening problem is talk with doctor. ...Read more

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What could be the cause to spitting up blood when coughing?

What could be the cause to spitting up blood when coughing?

See your doctor: Could be bloody post nasal drip, bleeding from back of mouth/throat, or even pneumonia. Definitely a symptom you don't want to ignore. Please make an appointment with your physician. ...Read more

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Spitting up blood for no reason?

Spitting up blood for no reason?

Spitting blood: Are you spitting up frank blood or blood tinged sputum. If it is bood tinged sputum it could be due a wretchingcough cough or mucous from a bloody, mucousy, running nose. If you are spitting great amount of bood you should be seen by a physician to be evaluated. ...Read more

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Chest pains, shortness of breathe and spitting blood?

Chest pains, shortness of breathe and spitting blood?

Go to the Doctor: Please sign off of the internet and get yourself to medical care today. ...Read more

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What exactly does it mean when you are spitting blood up when coughing?

Airway bleeding: This may be from the lungs or bronchus, or another sourse causing blood to enter the airway and produce a cough. Best to see an otolaryngologist to determine the exact cause. ...Read more

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What to do if I have been randomly spitting blood for a year and its all the time help?

What to do if I have been randomly spitting blood for a year and its all the time help?

Get checked out!: This may be due to problems with your teeth, sinuses, lungs, your esophagus, as well as other causes. It is getting no better, so the problem is not going away. It could be something very serious and you don't want it to get worse or get to the point where no treatment is possible! See a doc. Go to your health department, who can do some initial screening tests for free or no cost. Get started! ...Read more

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What does it mean that I've been spitting up blood flecked mucus?

Maybe nothing: If you have had a hard cough for several days you could have irritated your bronchial mucosa and are getting flecks of blood in the mucous. If it gets worse or continues after the cough see your doctor. Usually it is nothing and is a result of "trauma"- either vomiting or hard coughing- and clears up in a few days. ...Read more

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Waking up from a nap then spitting up blood, what does this signify?

A need for a work-up: It is not normal to spit up blood. See your family doctor who can take a history and have you evaluated by GI and pulmonary physicians as indicated. If you but your tongue in your sleep, you need to see a neurologist. ...Read more

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I had bronchitis last january. I am spitting blood right now when I cough. What could it be?

I had bronchitis last january. I am spitting blood right now when I cough. What could it be?

See doctor...: Coughing up blood, called hemoptysis, is usually due to bronchitis. However, it can also be due to malignancy. So, you need to see your doctor to rule out malignancy and treat the underlying disorder. The bronchitis from last january may be unrelated. If you are a smoker, you need to quit to decrease airway inflammation. If you are short of breath or coughing a lot of blood, go to the er. ...Read more

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So I had a tonsillitis about a week ago. It was cured after 5days because of the meds, but then yesterday I started spitting blood. Help pls?

Prob NL recovery: This is prob normal. Your scabs on your tonsils are drying up & sloughing at about this time into your recovery. So minor bleeding is OK. Watch for sig bleeding though. Any sig bright red bleeding or pumping blood is an emergency. Get to the ER ASAP if you see that kind of sig bleeding. Eat a soft diet - nothing that could scratch your scabs. And you could gently swish & swallow ice water. ...Read more

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What does it mean if I keep spitting blood from my mouth?

What does it mean if I keep spitting blood from my mouth?

Not normal: You need to determine where the blood is coming from. Could be your gums, could be from stomach, nose, sinuses, etc. Seek a medical and a dental consult asap.

Feel better soon... ...Read more

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Why have I been spitting up blood coughing getting chest pains?

Why have I been spitting up blood coughing getting chest pains?

How much blood?: Hemoptysis or coughing up blood needs to be investigated. A flexible bronchoscopy is indicated as hemoptysis can be a symptom with lung cancer.Cat scan without and with contrast to r/o av malformations, hemoptysis can occur also from necrotizing pneumonias, rasmussen aneurysms from tuberculosis, eisenmenger syndrome pulmorary hypertension, tracheal tumors, bronchiectasis. Massive could b fatal. ...Read more

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What could be causing me to be spitting up blood and getting chest pains?

Some bad things. CMD: Cough or spit? Cough could be from infection, irritation, tumors of head and neck including sinuses, throat, bronchial tubes or lungs. Spit can be from sinuses, throat, esophagus, gut. See your doc soon. ...Read more

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Is it normal spitting up blood and mucus together when you have bronchitis?

Is it normal spitting up blood and mucus together when you have bronchitis?

Could be: Inflammation occurs and coughing with blood tinged mucus is common. Assure you get properly treated and have good follow-up care. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I was diagnosed with Acid Reflux - Why am I spitting blood? What can I do to prevent it?

I was diagnosed with Acid Reflux - Why am I spitting blood? What can I do to prevent it?

Spitting blood: Spitting up blood can be a serious complication of acid reflux - if the blood is arising from your esophagus or your stomach, then you have a bleeding source that needs immediate attention. If the blood is from a tooth or you bit your tongue, then it will stop. So, check your mouth - if no bleeding source present, you must be seen asap. Gastritis, esophagitis, or an ulcer must be assessed ...Read more

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My boyfriend is getting migraines during sex and the ends up spitting up blood for a while. What does this mean?

My boyfriend is getting migraines during sex and the ends up spitting up blood for a while. What does this mean?

Exertional Migraine: When it occurs during sex is called Coital Migraine. It is usually not associated with bleeding from any source. (this needs to be looked into) Treatment for exertional migraine is typically low dose Beta blockers (Like Inderal) and usually successful. ...Read more