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Thick dark blood in phlegm, no cough. Occasionally fresh red strip blood in phlegm, since Nov'13. Recently started to feel difficult in breathing ?

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Dr. Eric Chevlen
Internal Medicine - Oncology

In brief: Cancer? See doc

I don't understand how you produce phlegm without coughing.
Is this post-nasal drip which you spit out? In any case, that's a worrisome symptom, and cancer is on the list of possibilities. You should see a physician promptly.

In brief: Cancer? See doc

I don't understand how you produce phlegm without coughing.
Is this post-nasal drip which you spit out? In any case, that's a worrisome symptom, and cancer is on the list of possibilities. You should see a physician promptly.
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