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Coughing up blood from the respiratory tract.
- (Source - Diseases Database)
Coughing up blood from the respiratory tract; usually indicates a severe infection of the bronchi or lungs
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)
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Medical Conditions associated with Hemoptysis:
Coughing blood (224 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Cough (1407 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Bleeding symptoms (1783 causes), Wet cough (286 causes), Spitting blood (126 causes), Cough symptoms (1407 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Drooling (340 causes), Bloody sputum (124 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Sputum symptoms (216 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Salivary gland symptoms (355 causes)
Symptoms related to Hemoptysis:
Coughing blood (224 causes), Cough (1407 causes), Dry cough (201 causes), Productive cough (133 causes), Vomiting blood (128 causes), Blood in sputum (124 causes), Tuberculosis, Foreign body occlusion, Pneumonia (241 causes), Lung neoplasm, Lung cancer (29 causes), Pulmonary embolism (28 causes), Bronchiectasis
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