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Hemoptysis (bloody sputum) for treatment of tuberculosis, is this right?

Hemoptysis (bloody sputum) for treatment of tuberculosis, is this right?

Bloody sputum: can occur if you have Tuberculosis. Make sure that your doctor is aware of these symptoms. You don't want to transmit TB to others. ...Read more

Dr. Louis Gallia
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Vomiting Blood (Definition)

Vomiting blood is a symptom in which a person vomits up his stomach contents, and the vomitus contains some blood. The blood may be from a nose bleed; bleeding in the throat, esophagus, or stomach; swallowed blood ...Read more


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We come from a religious background where treatment is based on faith and home cures. What can we use to treat coughing up blood?

We come from a religious background where treatment is based on faith and home cures. What can we use to treat coughing up blood?

Not Much: I respect your beliefs, but since you are asking this question, it seems that you have exhausted faith and home cures. The are no real home cures for coughing up blood, which can be life threatening. See a doctor for your options. ...Read more

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Is there any way to cure heart cancer? My friend was coughing up blood and went to the doctors they told him he had 9 months to live. Is there any way to cure this

Is there any way to cure heart cancer? My friend was coughing up blood and went to the doctors they told him he had 9 months to live. Is there any way to cure this

Rare diagnosis : Some muscle tumors and generally not curable. If other cancers have spread to heart that is stage 4 and unlikely to be cured. Bad actors! be sure that what you have heard is correct about this rare issue. ...Read more

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What increases risk for hemoptysis?

Tumors: Invading central airways (trachea and proximal bronchi) are prone to bleed. Anti-coagulants and anti-platelet drugs increase the risk. Coughing exacerbates the problem. ...Read more

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What is the relationship between hemoptysis with age and gender?

None directly: Coughing up blood can be from inflammation of lungs, breathing tubes, cancers, other. The problems that can cause this are more common as you get older (but not related to age per se), and not directly related to sex. Can vary with smoking history, infections, some autoimmune disorders (more common in women), etc. ...Read more

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Actually my mom is suffering from cryptogenic hemoptysis.I m not financially too strong.Can u help me?Hoping positive response from u.

Hemoptysis: Hemoptysis of any cause (or unknown cause) is quite concerning and needs rigorous evaluation and follow-up. Establishing a primary care doctor who can coordinate the care of your mother is a must. Do not delay in working to establish help. ...Read more

Dr. Neigatha Graney
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Coughing Blood (Definition)

Coughing blood is where blood comes into a person's mouth, either from his lungs or ...Read more