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Black string in phlegm

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Dr.  Shoaib Khan MD

wake up I have some phlegm that is blackish and sometimes it has a pinkish or redish marks on it ... times I noticed it in my life, other phlegms are usualy white or yellowish. I've seen that lung cancer ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ivan Romic MD

im a smoker ive recently stoped smokeing weed but I still smoke cigs ive been haveing a feeling of tightness in my chest and have been coughing up black phlegm ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan Romic ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Divakara MD

I get little black stuff in my phlegm.Its like my eye-make-up has gone into it. I dont smoke. I hv ... sometimes and this black strands come out only with phlegm and not with saliva or in... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Divakara ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Prasanna Heijebu MD

Hi sir, i tested my blood. ESR is 5mm/hr, basophils - 00 and monocytes - 00. I have been suffering of wheezing and string phlegm problem for the past two months. This problem always comes during this season ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prasanna Heijebu ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shailja Puri MD

it comes out chewy lumps and strings anywhere on the body to a greater or lesser amounts. Since 2009, I .... It seemed Waran/Coumadin made the strings and clumps worse. (I have attach photos) My blood... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)

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Dr.   Deepashree MD

, fatigue , bad cough , body aches, etc. it never totally went away and i still have phlegm from nose and throat, SEVERAL times per day that a cough up and spit out. the phlegm has black dots and/or... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepashree ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Suman Kumar MD

string-looking material started to come out with the phlegm too. It s increased even more now ...I ve been having excessive amounts of phlegm come out every single morning for a year now, and when ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suman Kumar ( Allergist and Immunologist)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

something off my throat and it comes out as a long string of what appears to be phlegm but its not yellow, its sort of white and i can feel it up down my throat. I pulled the string and it was rather... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. T Chandrakant MD

. I do have splints in my nose. Just not sure what the black string is? ...I just had a tonsillectomy, adenoidectomy, septoplasty and turbinate reduction. I noticed black ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Akhtarhusain MD

Yesterday my son had black strings in his stools. He had a lot of gas the day before, and when he .... That time it was green and had black strings in it. What could be causing that to happen? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusain ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Satvinder Bakshi MD

Hello , black phlegm is likely to be due to an infection in your airway/lungs , please dont delay and meet your doctor. thanks

Dr. Rakesh Sharma MD

Get her stool tested for occult blood.

Dr.   Deepak Kishore Kaltari MD

I would suggest the following which will definitelty help in managing upper respiratory infection 1. Warm Saline Gargling: Add 2 spoons of salt to glass of lukewarm water and gargle 3-4 times a day 2. Mucolytic cough...