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Obtaining a sputum sample

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Dr.  Prasad MD

. I went for a chest scan, blood test and it is normal. The sputum has few samples of pus in it. What ... View answer

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Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

I have been waking up in the morning and spitting and my spit has blood in it. My nose has been stopped up and I m sneezing a lot. I m not getting any blood from my nose just in my spit. It has been going on for 17 months... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.    Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

I had a bad cold/ cough for about 2 weeks and it went away about 2 weeks ago. Today i felt phlegm come when i spit noticed a couple tiny specks of blood. View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Harish Naik MD

mucous is with blood.. attack of hemostysis lasts fr 10 minutes and all is back to normal,, including breathing View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harish Naik ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Sandip Kabra MD

I HAVE EXCESSIVE SPUTAM IN MY MOUTH.HAVE TO HAWK IT OUT 2-3 TIMES IN A DAY.MOUTH REMAINS STICKY AND HAVE TO KEEP SPITTING.PLEASE HELP View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sandip Kabra ( General & Family Physician)

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for collecting sputum sample. Two days ago when I tired to collect a sample, only saliva came out ... container. Now my concern is, will the sputum sample be useful even when it has got... View answer

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Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

that it shall be assumed that my father has a tuberculosis? No sputum test yet. second, as the doctor said, he cannot do sputum test not until my father can give a phlegm sample. is that correct? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.   Parth Goswami MD

. I have done urine, and blood samples and nothing unusual has been found. No pregnancy detected ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Parth Goswami ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

been asked to provide 3 x sputum samples to see if the MAI is clear. We are on holiday when they want the samples, do they have to be fresh or can we hold onto them for 5 days until we return? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. KRUNAL MODI MD

What following means ... Sample - SPUTUM Report - NEGATIVE FOR ACID FAST BACILLI SPUTUM CULTURE Sample:SPUTUM Report: Culture yeilds normal commensal of upper Respiratory tract GRAM STAIN -... View answer

Answered by : Dr. KRUNAL MODI ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

Why do you speculate. Wait for the result.

Dr. Dr.Sameer Kumar MD

well get your sugar levels checked ....fasting sugar. to rule out diabetes

Dr. Dr. Sudhir Kumar MD

hi sputum is send for examination of bacteria present in it and growing these bacteria.