Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
162 Doctors are Online

Nasal injury, cough, blood in sputum, chest tightness. Cold symptoms?

I have a slight cough . I bumped my nose badly about a month ago and have started to notice that I have a small amount of blood in my spit for the last few days. I went to my go because I had a tight chest and thought I had a chest infection. He said my chest is clear is this anything to worry about it could it just be the start of a cold
Asked On : Wed, 5 Dec 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  34
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Lab Tests
General & Family Physician 's  Response
Dear Concerned.,
Thanks for writing to us.
As you have been having h/o Nasal Injury ,spitting blood ,chest tightness and caugh, kindly go for undermentioned investigations.,
A)X-Ray PNS, Chest X-Ray PA view.
B)Routine Blood Counts and Chemistry
C)Sputum -Routine and Microscopy including AFB for 03 consecutive days.
Pls have a daily course of Steam Inhalation and Caugh lozenges/Vit C 500 mg supplimentation.
With all the report, Pls consult an ENT Surgeon and a Pulmonologist for
(A) Antibiotic Course( B)Decongestant Nasal Drops(C)Expectorant syrup.
With the above you will have a marked improvement and Cure.
Wishing you a quick recovery.,
Best Regards.,
Dr Lt Cdr ASN Bhushan,
Answered: Wed, 5 Dec 2012
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor