... I have been coughing up mucus balls for 5 months now. They are yellowish and round in shape. I cough up multiple mucus balls a day. I do smoke about 1 to 1 and a half packs of cigarettes a day. Here recently I have been having a feeling of heaviness on my chest also. ... (0 replies)
... does nay one have a guess why I am i coughing up little white stinky balls? ... (4 replies)
... for over two years now i too have been constantly bringning up phlegm and gave up going to drs for it about 6 months ago as i had a chest exry which was clear and lots of antibiotics which have done nothing. ... (12 replies)
... i've been smoking 20 a day since i was 15 im now 18 and today i coughed up a perfectly formed little white ball of foul smelling plaque/phlem/speutumy stuff. I can't seem to find any answers on the net wonderin if any of you guys can help.
thanks xxx (1 replies)
... "they're bacteria byproduct called tonsilito or calcified poop. The bacteria feed on dead cells in your tonsil crypts, this bacteria can only thrive in an oxigen free enviroment, so gargle with oxigen peroxide. I'm able to message them out with a tonsil cleaner every morning on an empty stomach so that I don't puke, it only takes a minute. (4 replies)
... they're tonsil stones
bacteria and decaying food and crud that gets lodged in your tonsils (4 replies)
... I have had this since I was 5 years old and have never thought to ask the doctor about it, which I will do next week when I see her:)
If anyone knows I would be interested in reading about it too!!:jester: (4 replies)
I used to have that happen, I believe they come out of your sinuses I used to wash my nose out with a bottle of saline solution you can buy at the drugstore, eventually they quit forming so I figure it was some kind of allergy or infection. (4 replies)
... Tonsilloliths. Chronic Cryptic Tonsillitis. There is a lot of discussion of this on the Ears, Nose and Throat Board.
They are disgusting and you are not alone. They are a leading reason why adults get tonsillectomies. Your tonsils have little crypts in them where food debris gets caught and bacteria feast on this debris, as well as the cells that your body naturally... (1 replies)
... I have notices that I am coughing up small amounts of phlegm and those phlegm balls that have a gray or sometimes red veiny thing in them just seem to jump out of my throat into my mouth. I am really worried. ... (2 replies)