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Pus with urine?

Pus with urine?

Sounds like : Sounds like an infection. You need to see your doctor, . ...Read more

Pus (Definition)

Pus consists of white blood cells that have "eaten" bacteria and then died. You find pus resulting after an infection has established itself and the pus is a product of the body's immune ...Read more


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Sore & painful throat with redness, nose drainage, and clear/yellow mucus with streaks of blood? Sinuses maybe? Smoker (ciggs)

Sore & painful throat with redness, nose drainage, and clear/yellow mucus with streaks of blood? Sinuses maybe? Smoker (ciggs)

Bad cold??: How long have you had these problems? Sounds like there is a lot draining gown your throat as well. Do you have fever? Body aches!? Do your upper teeth hurt? If you have been sick longer than 10-14 days you should see your dr as you might have developed a sinus infection . Use a cool mist humidifier in your bedroom, try not to blow, keep you nose moist with saline spray . Mucinex (guaifenesin) helps too. ...Read more

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Herpes 2 have pus or fluid blisters?

Herpes 2 have pus or fluid blisters?

Herpes: Herpes lesions are typically fluid filled blisters that can look clear or whitish yellow. These will become open sores and then scan over and gradually heal. The process can take 5-14 days. ...Read more

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Vaginal bumps re - occuring pus filled with blood. Very painful sometimes.

Vaginal bumps re - occuring pus filled with blood. Very painful sometimes.

Needs evaluation : Lumps, bumps, blisters and other skin abnormalities on the genitals need to be evaluated. An examination will be needed to know the cause and treatment. Sounds like you may have hidradenitis superativa. Schedule a visit to confirm. ...Read more

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Are cold sores normally filled with puss?

Fluid filled: A cold sore is a lesion with blisters (lip, chin, cheek, nostril ; sometimes mouth) which causes burning, pain ; itching. It breaks open ; releases fluid that is teaming with the herpes simplex type 1 virus. ...Read more

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What is pimples filled with clear liquid in mouth?

What is pimples filled with clear liquid in mouth?

See your doctor: If you having a viral outbreak you will need prescription medication and a correct diagnosis. Your doctor can help you with this. ...Read more

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Red fluid filled blisters where tonsils used to be and in antibiotics for uti?

Red fluid filled blisters where tonsils used to be and in antibiotics for uti?

Fluid filled blister: Did they do a culture of the UTI & see it was streptococcus? Any sore throat or difficulty breathing? Could be from strep or a reaction to the antibiotics. Consult with us to discuss or talk to your MD. ...Read more

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Salty clear phlegm/ mucus with little bubbles . Similar mucus sometimes from nose. Thick mucus cough sometimes in the morning . No chest pain no fev.?

Salty clear phlegm/ mucus with little bubbles . Similar mucus sometimes from nose. Thick mucus cough sometimes in the morning . No chest pain no fev.?

Chronic bronchitis: You are describing chronic bronchitis. If you smoke this is a strong indication you should quit. In a nonsmoker this could represent asthma or other respiratory conditions. You should see your healthcare provider and get pulmonary function tests. ...Read more

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Yellow sputum with occasional bloody streaks. T 102. Chills, Sweating. Unable to eat. No crackles in lungs and no painful breathing. RR28. Pneumonia?

Yellow sputum with occasional bloody streaks. T 102. Chills, Sweating. Unable to eat.  No crackles in lungs and no painful breathing. RR28. Pneumonia?

Emergency: It's very important you visit your er. This temperature and chills and shortness of breath has me concerned for an infection reaching the blood. ...Read more

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I'm spitting up clear mucus with brown dots and red blood what is causing that?

Could be serious: You should never ignore red blood in secretions unless you've just had a bloody nose. Go get this checked out this week! ...Read more

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Tonsil has some yellow/whiteish liquid i can squeeze out of it. Along with these yellow pus balls. Be worried?

Tonsil has some yellow/whiteish liquid i can squeeze out of it. Along with these yellow pus balls. Be worried?

Tonsilloliths: Tonsilloliths, also known as tonsil stones, are clusters of calcified material that form in the crevices of the tonsils. Protruding tonsilloliths may feel like foreign objects lodged in the tonsil crypt. They may be a nuisance and difficult to remove, but are usually not harmful. Tonsillectomy may be indicated if bad breath due to tonsillar stones persists despite other measures. ...Read more

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Clear chest X-ray no clots or signs but constant cough with clear or white phlegm with blood tinged sometimes is this to worry about?

Clear chest X-ray no clots or signs but constant cough with clear or white phlegm with blood tinged sometimes is this to worry about?

Sounds like: At least some form of bronchitis with inflammation of your airways, which can account for blood tinged sputum at times. Unfortunately without more history, better guidance is difficult. There could be many causes beyond a blood clot, to your symptoms. Did your doctor(s) give you an idea of what's going on and/or some treatment plan to address your symptoms? ...Read more

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Coughing up with white bubble mucus?

Coughing up with white bubble mucus?

Be seen: Coughing up mucus can mean many things, including infections, heart failure, or other things. ...Read more

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Hi, bringing up dark yellow phlegm with bright red blood streaks, no cough, no sore throat, no blocked nose. Should I be concerned?

Hi, bringing up dark yellow phlegm with bright red blood streaks, no cough, no sore throat, no blocked nose. Should I be concerned?

Bronchitis: Blood tinged mucus or sputum is often due to an infection in sinus or lungs. Many of us treat, unless bloody nose from blowing too much. Most of us will treat with antibiotics if it happens for more than 3 days. There are other causes, too, but it's a GREAT idea to get checked soon. In the meantime, avoid otc cough and cold meds, and fragrances and aerosols (which don't help, can make worse) ...Read more

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If a has cardiomegaly and lungs filled with fluid then is suction of fluid possible?

If a has cardiomegaly and lungs filled with fluid then is suction of fluid possible?

Better ways: The condition you described is due to congestive heart failure, which is due to decreased the efficacy of heart a pumping device which causes fluid to back flow to lung. Then treatment is to support heart such as using acei, and beta blockers at some point. Meanwhile we can decrease the heart's load by using diuretics and get rid of extra fluid from the system. Also will restrict fluid and salt. ...Read more

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Sputum (Definition)

Sputum is mucus that comes up from the lungs and can be ...Read more