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My brother says I should get treated because once in a while I cough up blood? Is he right?

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Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: See a doctor

There are a number of reasons that you can cough up blood some of which are very serious.
You should see a physician to have this evaluated.

In brief: See a doctor

There are a number of reasons that you can cough up blood some of which are very serious.
You should see a physician to have this evaluated.
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
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Dr. Douglas Arenberg
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

In brief: Brothers are good

Your brother sounds like a wise man.
I all seriousness, if you are coughing up blood, it can be as simple as bronchitis, or as bad as lung cancer, or many things in between. You won't find out which on a web site, even he like this. Best to see your doctor...

In brief: Brothers are good

Your brother sounds like a wise man.
I all seriousness, if you are coughing up blood, it can be as simple as bronchitis, or as bad as lung cancer, or many things in between. You won't find out which on a web site, even he like this. Best to see your doctor...
Dr. Douglas Arenberg
Dr. Douglas Arenberg
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