Doctor insights on:
Sputum Filled With Pus
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
Have sore throat, swollen tonsils, congestion, rusty mucus in sinus, and thick whitish cloudy sputum with cough. Does this sound like pneumonia?
It may well be: Would not have sexual contact until this has been medically evaluated and treated. ...Read more
Nasal endoscopy culture positive for staph aureus with no white cells. ENT saw pus in sinuses. Could I have a bacterial infection without white cells?
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
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
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
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
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Coughing up pus in sputum
- Smelly pus filled bump
- Pus filled cyst on tonsil
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Pus filled cyst on gums
- Pus filled bump in mouth
- Pus filled blisters in mouth
- Pus filled bump on eyebrow
- Talk to a pulmonologist online for free