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Blood-stained phlegm: Blood-stained phlegm is a condition in which there are streaks of blood in the phlegm that is coughed up out of the lungs. See detailed information below for a list of 14 causes of Blood-stained phlegm, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Blood-stained phlegm:
Bloody sputum (124 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Bleeding symptoms (1783 causes), Sputum symptoms (216 causes), Mucus symptoms (766 causes), Mucus membrane symptoms (832 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Cough (1407 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Wet cough (286 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Salivary gland symptoms (355 causes)
Symptoms related to Blood-stained phlegm:
Blood in sputum (124 causes), Bleeding mouth, Bleeding gums (172 causes), Bronchitis (273 causes), Bronchiectasis, Viral Infection, Sinusitis (319 causes), Pneumonia (241 causes), Bronchogenic carcinoma, Bronchial adenoma, Injury
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