... Sounds like you have a nasty flu. The blood in the sputum is probably because you are coughing so hard and your throat is irritated. ... (2 replies)
... Been to hospital now and got a chest X-ray just need to wait a couple of day for the results :( still in alot of pain though :( (2 replies)
... hi for just over a week i have had these symptoms i have bin coughing up thick green mucus, runny nose, fever, coughing to the point its making me sick, sleep deprovation then. I went to doctor who at first gave me some steroids called Prednisolone 5mg, which i took 6 a day of, brown eay breath inhaler 2 puff a day and 8 puff of ventolin a day (i do have athma awell) that was... (2 replies)
... Well the brown phlem could be blood, just older than newer. When its fresh and bright red they call it "frank" blood. ... (9 replies)
... I cough up blood too about every six months or so. ... (3 replies)
... I highly recomend you see a pulmonologist. You can have an infection without having had a cold. When coughing up blood and phlem is a sign of something serious going on, be it TB, or MAC, or some other serious infection. ... (2 replies)
... i did do some reading on the scarring of lungs(pulmonary Fibrosis)
can my situation get worst? my dr says not to worry, he said he didnt see the actual cat scan images yes, but just read the report. the report said i had a mild scarring on top of one of my lungs.
this is pretty frightening.
can the other symptoms all be related to this?
constant pressure in chest... (8 replies)
... read and follow the rules in the FAQ. ... (0 replies)
... I started having this burning feeling in my chest when I was breathing. I thought I was coming down with a cold or something. ... (1 replies)
... I saw my infectious disease specialist this morning. He got the results of my phlem sample. It showed no bacteria growing in it. Good news! He said that doesn't mean it's gone. The meds must be working. I've been on them three months so assume I've got about nine to go. ... (104 replies)