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Blood in phlem - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can I help you?
User :   From yesterday morning i am gettling blood in Flem
Doctor :   ok
User :   I went to doctor yesterday immediately

Doctor :   ok
User :   he has given some antibiotic + cough cyrup
User :   But i dont have cough/ pain/ sore throat also
User :   I am just feeling weak from head.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what was the coluor of the phlem?
User :   Green
Doctor :   *phlegm
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   yopu dont have cough?
User :   some water + thick green Phlegm + blood
Doctor :   ok

Doctor :   with cough?
User :   no

User :   no cough
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   so you are feeling tightness in the chest?
User :   i dont think.

User :   i feeling weak in my head and vision

Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you have fever?
User :   no
Doctor :   for hoe many times did you have this green phlegm?
User :   mostly in the morning

Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you a smoker?
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok'since when?
User :   7 - 8 years

Doctor :   ok

Doctor :   how many cigarettes do you smoke per day?
User :   3- 4
User :   very few times i smoke more than upto 6

Doctor :   ok
User :   Is it dangerous??
Doctor :   what are the medications you were prescribed?'
Doctor :   dont
Doctor :   worry
User :   some Augment table which is anti biotic
Doctor :   it is not dangerous
Doctor :   ok
User :   tablet
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   and?
User :   cough cyrup
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   which one?
User :   i dont remember.. i am in office now. I didnt have prescription with me
User :   dont*
Doctor :   ok
User :   from past few months i am very weak. I thought of improving everything.. and planned a diet chart also. But from yesterday this is worrying me

Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i will help you?
Doctor :   in smokers it is the common problem
Doctor :   before i explain you about your condition i will like to educate you in this matter
Doctor :   then you can understand the problem in a better way
User :   okay

Doctor :   there is regular production of phlegm in your respiratory tract which is removed in the regulay manner by propulsive movements
Doctor :   in case of smokers the propulsive movements are slowed
Doctor :   which led to deposition of the phlegm in the respiratory tract
Doctor :   and sometimes this deposited phlegm gets infected by bacteria
Doctor :   which can turn the colour of the phlegm to yellow and can also cause some amount of bleeding
Doctor :   which will come out
Doctor :   along with phlegm
Doctor :   inyour case it is the infected phlegm which is coming out mixed with blood
Doctor :   as you had the examination by a doctor and you also have the prescription
Doctor :   in my opinion you should continue with the antibiotic tablet
Doctor :   it will help subside the infection
Doctor :   are you with me?
Doctor :   are you with me?
Doctor :   I have to close this window since there is no response from your side, please get back to us if you need further medical advice.
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