sputum

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Synonyms for sputum

expectorated matter

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This creates a rich medium in which the bacilli multiply rapidly and spread, creating further lesions and the characteristic chest pain, cough, and, when a blood vessel is eroded, bloody sputum.
Warning signs: Persistent cough, bloody sputum, chest pain, recurring pneumonia or bronchitis.
More severe symptoms include shortness of breath, fever for more than three days, coughing and bloody sputum and drowsiness, disorientation or confusion.
Symptoms developed on March 23 and he was hospitalized on March 26 with fever, diarrhea, and bloody sputum.
Symptoms of Pulmonary Embolism Some symptoms of a pulmonary embolism are: * Shortness of breath * Rapid pulse * Sweating * Sharp chest pain * Bloody sputum (coughing up blood) * Fainting