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Blood in sputum: Blood in sputum is listed as an alternate name or description for symptom:
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Bloody sputum (medical symptom): Blood stained matter ejected from the respiratory system
Bloody sputum (medical symptom): Blood in the mouth or oral region (such as "Blood in sputum") can be coming from several sources and determining the location of the bleeding is important. The blood may result from simple causes like a mouth injury, lip injury, etc., which are probably not serious if the injury is not serious. But the blood may also come from more severe possiblities such as coughing blood, vomiting blood, gastrointestional bleeding, nosebleeds, throat bleeding, bleeding gums, or other causes of bleeding symptoms. Many of these types of bleeding have severe or even life-threatening causes, so this symptom needs immediate professional medical diagnosis.
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