... I constantly feel like I have something in my thraot and a need to swallow over an over again, but like something wont go down. I am not coughing up phlegm as much as a couple of weeks ago, but it still occurs, and its thick when it does. Colorless. ... (11 replies)
... ray revealed fluid in the lung. I then had a blood workup and the tests came back ok except for a slightly elevated blood clot marker. Then they did a cat scan which came back ok. ... (0 replies)
... a cough i have been experiencing since last september. This persistent cough brings up lots of mucous and phlegm. When i eat pieces of food like granola, it gets stuck in the mucous it is very scarey. In the morning i can feel the build up in my throat. Sometimes it is yellow...... ... (1 replies)
... If you have infection in your lungs or sinuses, it would be best to spit it out, why would you want to swallow infection if you don't have to. ... (1 replies)
... Constant phlegm is a maybe -- it probably indicates something else, maybe asthma, maybe a chronic bronchitis, maybe just generalized bronchorrhea -- but the something-stuck-in-throat feeling is a symptom, yes.
Still, go get PFTs done -- VCD mimicks asthma a lot, even though VCD and asthma look considerably different on a pulmonary function test. (2 replies)
... So last summer there was a large flood in my town in which I got stuck and pushed my car through. Not too long afterwards I had become sick. It started with extreme chills, coughing, fatigue, and nasal congestion. ... (0 replies)
... Here is my deal
Got a cough, it was horrible, I was choking on phlegm, I have never been one of those guys that could "hock up" anything, never
I guess my gag reflex is just to sensitive.
Anyway, I would cough up at first green, then after about a week white, which I heard is good (green being an infection), I would have to sit down quickly for this because I have a bad... (8 replies)