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... The light brown strings are pretty much their own entity in the sputum and are always cylidrical in shape. ... (0 replies)
Copd & emphysema
May 5, 2005
... do everything in their power to keep them as healthy as can be. Alot of Dr's wont tell you to call and get a antibotic as soon as you see the slightest change in sputum color. Then it turns to pneumonia and they may not make it through it. ... (19 replies)
Jun 10, 2011
... It sounds like you have lung infection from the color of your sputum. ... (1 replies)

... Do you ever hear wheezes or noises coming out of there? I think maybe a sleep specialist might be wise in case the breath stopping happens at night. If it is needed, the doctor might prescribe a possibly life saving CPAP. (6 replies)
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... to see how I do. CT scan looks about the same as the one I had last summer. I feel good most days. I am coughing up a few clumps and they are now greenish in color so that is bad for me. My sputum was clear while on the meds. I also have a few chest pains but otherwise I am still doing o.k. ... (217 replies)
... normal, not only that URINALYSIS is negative, SPUTUM is negative, Pleural fluid no bacteria found. ... (1 replies)
... caused by smoking. This disease causes the mucus glands in the lungs to enlarge and secrete large amounts of mucus or sputum. The color, smell, and taste of this sputum vary depending on the condition. the grey color is most likely to be from the carbon, tar and other cigerette compositions. ... (6 replies)
... The way they found mine was I coughed mostly at night and could not hardly get anything up. When I did it would be a greenish color and it would have granular stuff in it. ... (5 replies)
Just a question
Jun 17, 2004
... In pneumonia, the affected lung hurts. Depending on what kind of pneumonia the person has, one or both lungs may hurt (single or double pneumonia). Symptoms are fever, chills, coughing with gray-rusty sputum, chest pain, and difficulty breathing. Sometimes with pneumonia, the infection will spread to adjacent areas (ears or sinuses). Pneumonia on an x-ray will produce a cloudy... (1 replies)
... Ive been having a problem for a few months now. It seemed to stem from a case of bronchitus I had about 4 months ago. Now its like if I take a deep breath I feel a little pain in my back as if it coming from the back of my left lung. I also have like a compromised left side. I'll get a dull pain that starts in my back and travels up to my shoulders and then down my arm. The... (6 replies)
... When you cough up mucus, what color is it? ... (1 replies)
... it could be a muscular thing but mention to your doctor any changes in the frequency of coughing or color and consistency of sputum. MOST ESPECIALLY take note of blood in your sputum. ... (4 replies)

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