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Do you cough up blood with a pulmonary embolism?
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Dr. Sue Ferranti
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Sometimes...
Coughing up blood, or hemoptysis, can be a symptom of pe.
Hemoptysis is a symptom that always requires an evaluation because it can be a sign of malignancy. These diagnoses are life-threatening so always see a doctor if hemoptysis is present.

In brief: Sometimes...
Coughing up blood, or hemoptysis, can be a symptom of pe.
Hemoptysis is a symptom that always requires an evaluation because it can be a sign of malignancy. These diagnoses are life-threatening so always see a doctor if hemoptysis is present.
Dr. Sue Ferranti
Dr. Sue Ferranti
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Dr. William Walsh
Addiction Medicine
In brief: You can, but
Hemoptysis (coughing up blood) is extremely rare in pe.

In brief: You can, but
Hemoptysis (coughing up blood) is extremely rare in pe.
Dr. William Walsh
Dr. William Walsh
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