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... Update: Since last entry things seem to have gotten worse. Started seeing a lung specialist who performed a broncoscopy and found a benign tumor in the air passage of my right lung. Quess this was beyond her expertise, so she refered me to a pulmonologist at Emory Clinic of Atlanta, Ga. Had first visit with the new doc about 2 weeks ago but have yet to see him again. ... (17 replies)
... Spent the last night in emergency with similar symptoms and diagnosis. I'm coughing up dark red phlegm on a semi-regular basis, for the last 12 hours. I have no fever, and not really any other symptoms other than a little bit of tightness in my chest. And strangest of all to me, no fever. Aren't you supposed to have a fever if you get an infection? The chest x-rays revealled... (17 replies)
... I had my 15 yr old daughter in the emergency room last weekend for coughing up blood. Her doctor recommended going for a chest xray to rule out pneumonia because of the blood. He said most likely it was coming from her sinuses.... Lo and behold he was right. ... (17 replies)

Chest Infection
Jun 20, 2011
... About two days ago I came down with a throat infection and completely lost my voice, this was followed by some sort of chest infection. I've already had one this year and had about two last year, so I know what they're like. ... (0 replies)
... No I haven't been to my doctor for this. I've been putting it off because I feel fine except this crap that is in my chest. I will have to make an appointment since it is not going away on its own. Thanks. (2 replies)
Chest Infections
Sep 9, 2008
... Basically my Nan keeps getting chest infections. Literally one after the other. She's been on several different antibiotics which all had different effects. ... (0 replies)
... After a few days the cough got less green and turned into a mucousy yellow phlegm, and I had trouble sleeping for 2 nights coz I was having coughing fits at night. ... (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)
... grey phlegm and then usually subsided for the day until the next morning. Seemed reminiscent of occasional chest infections I had had years ago. ... (0 replies)
... My husband has been a heavy smoker for many years. For the past several years he has been getting these chest infections. He gets tired, has shortness of breath, coughs way more than usual and has this thick green phlegm. ... (1 replies)
Bit of a Mystery
Apr 16, 2011
... repeated chest infections. At christmas suffered bout of Pneumonia. Also suffered a lot of mucus being coughed up. ... (12 replies)
... For 8 years I have had a persistant cough and simply put it down to the smoking but three years after I quit and it's still there. I cough up a yellowy green phlegm every morning but only a little. ... (1 replies)
... h but not severe. I had went on vacation in northern Michigan for 10 days prior to this. I had severe nasal swelling which was like breathing through a straw and chest sounded super congested when I coughed. ... (1 replies)
... That is inappropriate for a doctor to do and it could kill you! Yes, you can feel worse for a couple of days after starting an ATB. The medicine is loosening the phlegm so you will cough more to get it up. Hang in there and drink loads of water. Bactrim is a cephalesporin,so you need lots of fluids with it. ... (13 replies)
... ok 1st off, Id ask the dr for something else other than BACTRIM..The stuff just doesnt do the trick..I played around that for 3 weeks when I had pneumonia and I got worse so bad until the point my lung formed an abscess ..Took me 3 months to even get the mess cleared up..Id ask your dr for levaquin "rough stuff " but within the 1st 3 days of taking it ..My voice finally came... (13 replies)
... Hi, I was just told that I have walking pneumonia (2 small spots of it on one side). This all started when my sisters kids went to school and got some kind of virus (still not sure what it was but one of the kids was later diagnosed with "whooping cough?") but we all ended up with some form of virus and toughed it out. I always get sinusitis when I get sick so, I got that and... (13 replies)
... MAC. I was coughing mostly at night because I would have a tickle in the bronchial area and it was hard to get anything up. When I did, it would be a yellowish green color. It also was of a granular substance. It was almost like little tiny pieces of chalk was in it. I believe the doctor said that was mucous plugs. ... (10 replies)
... a month ago still shows the bronchiectasis. I have an appointment to go back for another check in 6 months. My symptoms were a tired feeling and a tickling in my chest and periodically coughing up lumps of the green phlegm which were of a granular substance mostly at night. ... (2 replies)




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