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What causes blood traces after coughing? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 16-Jan-2014
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Very Good Posted in: Lung and Chest disorders
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Doctor:good evening
User:Good Evening doctor
User:I have one query reg my wife
User:She has cough since 6 days
User:Today morning while couginh she found some blood in the cough
User:Please advise
Doctor:sorry about it
Doctor:is it one time occurrence?
User:2 times she had it today
User:she has white cough
Doctor:Was there blood tinged cough any time before today?
User:she has taken ascoril D
User:after cough
User:she started it today only
Doctor:if it has happened first time today, then nothing to be worried about
User:3 yrs back she had similar kind of cough
Doctor:does she have any chronic lung disease like asthma?
Doctor:tuberculosis ?
Doctor:then nothing to worry
Doctor:please relax
User:she is feeding 2 months new born baby also
Doctor:She can do warm water gargling with salt twice daily for 2 days
User:do we need to have some precaution
User:what may be reason doctor
Doctor:she can continue feeding the baby, no problem with that
Doctor:it can be due to local irritation
Doctor:due to strain on the throat
Doctor:nothing to worry about
User:if it still persisit then what kind of specialist do we need to consult
User:Does she can take Ascoril D
User:and feed baby
Doctor:Yes, she can take Ascoril D and feed the baby
User:k thanks
Doctor:In such a case, she can see a internal medicine specialist
Doctor:wish your wife a quick recovery
Doctor:do you have more queries?
User:internal medicine specialist is a MBBS or MD
User:Yaa do u suggest any medicine
Doctor:MD internal medicine should be ideal
Doctor:NO need for additional medicines
User:Does an General physician is also suggestable
User:I dont see any Internal Medine Guy in the area where i stay in Hyderabad BHEL
Doctor:Yes, a general physician with good clinical experience would help
Doctor:all right?
User:thanx a lot for the suggestion and advice
User:Wishing you a Happy New Year 2014
Doctor:my pleasure
Doctor:wishing you the same
User:thanks bye
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