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Blood while coughing and vomiting - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hello
User :   i need help
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   its my girlfriend
User :   she thinks she might have cancer
Doctor :   proceed with ur problems
Doctor :   ya sure we will assist you
Doctor :   tell me her age and problems
User :   well she is 17 and she has been coughing up blood and she as vomited blood.
User :   she has pains in her chest and abdomen on and off
Doctor :   its a serious problem to be evaluated
User :   and cancer runs in her family at a young age anyways
Doctor :   cancer is a probability but can't rule out
Doctor :   if u can speak to me for an hour i will tell the probable diagnosis
User :   well she also has fainting spells all the time, i catch her just as she is about to fall, i go through that about 2 or 3 times a week
Doctor :   before going to hospital
User :   i much as i would like to i have no money cuz i just lost my job.
Doctor :   since when is this problem
User :   i just have to know if it could be cancer or not. she is really scared
Doctor :   what was the amount of blood vomited?
User :   well....she has been going through most of this for about a year
User :   i am not sure.
Doctor :   i need to know few details before v find out the cause

Doctor :   occupation
User :   she is a student
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