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Pain in the chest. Had lung TB in the past. Worried

i am 23 years old and i was mdr lung tb patient from 2008-2010 but three weeks back i have bloody sputum but no lung pain or any symtom that is related to tb, i took ethemsylate and it got well now these morning when i wake up i started having pain in the centre of my chest, what could be the reason,, my sputum results are all negative,, please help me, thank you
Asked On : Sat, 13 Apr 2013
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Welcome to HCM.
Sometime blood in sputum come with coughing in severe lung infection.
You have go for x-ray chest pa.view first. Investigations like CBC,ESR and sputum for three consecutive day.
Tb should be rule out than start antibiotic and other supportive medicine.
Answered: Thu, 27 Jun 2013
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