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What Does It Mean When You Cough Bloody Mucus
Like material that functions to moisten and protect inner body surfaces. The viscous slippery substance that consists chiefly of mucin, water, cells, and inorganic salts and that is secreted as a protective lubricant coating by the cells and glands of the mucous membranes. The free slime of the mucous membranes, composed of secretion of the glands, various salts, ...Read more
Every year around this time i get these symptoms of a cold but i don't feel sick. I get this dry cough with this green mucus. What does this mean?
Post nasal drip: During the night, significant amounts of mucus can collect in the upper airway, back of the throat/nose. Upon awakening, the body's response is to expel this mucus to clear the airway. When mucus is exposed to air it is oxidized (turns yellow or green). If it stays discolored, think of infection, if it goes clear during day, think allergy. An allergist can assist in diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
I've had a cough for like a week. I woke up yesterday spitting bloody mucus and Having some bloody mucus on and off all day. I'm fine today tho. What is it?
11 y/o healthy daughter started coughing up bloody bubbly/frothy mucus today (4 times). No cold, no ongoing cough. Temp: 99.6.... Does she need er?
At times mostly in ther morning and sometimes throughtout the day i couch and hard mucus flies out of mouth when i cough what does this mean? I smoke a pack of smokes a day ... Thank you for your attention to my question.
Bronchitis: I am concerned that because of your smoking you are developing chronic bronchitis. These patients will produce significant amounts of mucus several months of the year if not all year long. The best treatment is to stop smoking. Certain medications may decrease the amount of mucus you produce. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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