Coughing can be a symptom of a dangerous disease.
The doctors talked about the different types of cough, which can indicate possible disease, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to the news of Yu.
Experts note that for some conditions (cold, allergies), the cough phenomenon is natural, however, there are cases when to be wary and make an appointment to see a doctor.
Prolonged cough. Very often prolonged cough is associated with the presence of the allergen in the environment of man. But also, according to doctors, a long process may be a signal about the development of tuberculosis and cancer. In the case of a prolonged cough is required to be examined.
Cough with discharge of blood. Experts said that the release of blood from the respiratory tract during cough may indicate the development of infection and cancer process. In addition, the causes could be tuberculosis, congestive heart failure, lung injury, pulmonary embolism. Doctors say that hemoptysis is a dangerous symptom, and to apply for a survey in connection with this need, even if you are coughing a small amount of blood.
Cough with pink frothy sputum. The appearance of pink frothy sputum with bubbles when you cough may be excess fluid in the lungs.
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Cough with mucus. Selection by coughing phlegm or mucus is a reason to make an appointment to see a doctor. Such a cough may indicate bronchitis, sinusitis, pneumonia.