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I'm post-op for an umbilical hernia. And currently battling bronchitis

I'm post-op for an umbilical hernia. And currently battling bronchitis and a sinus infection. I had a really bad coughing fit a little bit ago now I'm peeing blood. Can this wait until tomorrow for me to call the doctor or do I need to go to the emergency room?
Tue, 2 Oct 2018
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