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I've been having blood in my phlegm, I checked my mouth and there's a red spot next to the uvula. Did I rupture a blood vessel?

Need to see picture. If you are able to take a picture of the red spot, please upload it onto HealthTap Prime or print it out & take it to your doctor to discuss your question as a 1st step. Certainly it's possible that a ruptured vessel led to blood in your phlegm, but the lesion could be something more significant (sign of viral infection, autoimmune disease, others). Only a skilled doc or biopsy will be able to say. Read more...
Blood tinged sputum . Hemoptysis is graded from trivial to moderate to massive. Trivial hemoptysis in the setting of an upper respiratory infection requires a full history and examination in person with an MD. . Read more...