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02 Feb 2013

bronchitis coughing up blood in the morning only
I have been fighting off bronchitis. At the end of my treament now with antiobotics and steriods coughing has relaxed more defiantly recovering but in the morning I have been coughing up blood 2nd day in a row.

Please help me any advice? Is this normal?

I''m not a smoker,

Thank you
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01 Jan 0001

Maurizio

A bronchitis is the most common cause for coughing up blood. You will have to consult your doctor for an examination and chest x-ray, as well as a sputum analysis to exclude tuberculosis.

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Dr Anrich
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