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What can cause one to cough up blood?

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Dr. Sue Ferranti
Internal Medicine

In brief: Possibilities...

Coughing blood, called hemoptysis, is caused by bronchitis most of the time.
However, malignancy can also cause this so coughing blood is a symptom that always requires an evaluation by a doctor so that malignancy can be ruled out.

In brief: Possibilities...

Coughing blood, called hemoptysis, is caused by bronchitis most of the time.
However, malignancy can also cause this so coughing blood is a symptom that always requires an evaluation by a doctor so that malignancy can be ruled out.
Dr. Sue Ferranti
Dr. Sue Ferranti
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