coughing up

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Noun1.coughing up - the act of expelling (food or phlegm) by coughing
ejection, forcing out, expulsion, projection - the act of expelling or projecting or ejecting
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Tuberculosis Symptoms: A persistent cough, often with extreme tiredness, weight loss, night sweats and coughing up blood.
Lung cancer Symptoms: A new cough lasting longer than three weeks, coughing up blood or unexplained breathlessness.
Dr Al Mehza advised people to report to the hospital immediately if they noticed symptoms such as weight loss, night fever, excess coughing, or coughing up blood.