bloody sputum


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bloody sputum

n. expectoración sanguínea; expectoración hemorrágica; esputo hemoptoico.
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Five days after the visit, the patient presented to our emergency department with an abrupt onset of chest pain and significantly increased bloody sputum. To exclude other medical conditions, a cardiology consultation was requested.
He complained of shortness of breath and exertional palpitations, accompanied by bloody sputum, of 1-month duration.
Symptoms include coughing, lethargy, weight loss, poor coat condition, and bloody sputum. Treatment can be dangerous, so prevention is wise.
Cleary, who sleeps beside me on the porch, cackles and says, "Made your bed, girlie, best lie in it." Though, coughing bloody sputum to a tin bowl, untwisting my sheets each morning I am able, I cannot believe so little is true.
After 6 months, he presented with fever and bloody sputum. The new laboratory tests were as follows: WBC, 340/[MICRO]L; CRP, 23 mg/L; ESR, 45 mm/h; and creatinine, 3.2 mg/dL.
Its applications are considerable, particularly regarding infections of the lungs; it inhibits the tubercle bacillus and is recommended in the treatment of Silicosis, pneumoconiosis, emphysema, haemoptysis (bloody sputum), whooping cough, croup and bronchitis.
He said that the patients with asthma or cystic fibrosis are at highest risk for allergic Aspergillosis including worsening symptoms of asthma, wheezing, Cough may produce brownish plugs or bloody sputum, Fever, Chest X-ray, CT scan, chest and lung biopsy.
Case 1- A 65-year-old nonsmoking Chinese female patient had unprovoked cough accompanied with bloody sputum for one month.
Summary: Alex Opao, 55, has been diagnosed with bloody sputum
IC: I have come across people who quickly desert those who cough up bloody sputum. Is coughing up blood a sure symptom of TB?
Over the next 24 hours his condition worsened with increasing cough and the production of bloody sputum. He was admitted to a local hospital where he was diagnosed with pneumonia (Figure).