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Sputum - Wikipedia


Sputum /'spju.təm/ is mucus and is the name used for the coughed-up material ( phlegm) from ... Any hint of yellow color suggests an airway infection (but does not indicate between the types...

Coughing Up Phlegm: What The Color Of Your Sputum Says About ...


Sep 9, 2015 ... There's much the color of your phlegm — whether white, gray, or brown — can ... Read More: Coughing Up Blood: 5 Possible Causes, And What To Do ... normal, larger amounts of phlegm may indicate a developing infection.

The Truth About Snot (Mucus): Color, Coughing and Treatment


Apr 10, 2014 ... How much mucus is normal, and how much is too much? What does its color tell you about your health? Can you just get rid of it, or at least cut ...

Coughing Up? What Color Is It? - Cough color - HealthStatus


Coughing is common and most of the time you do not worry too much about it. ... Unless you are a smoker, mucus of any color, such as yellow, brown or green is ...

Sputum Color Causes and Meaning | Healthhype.com


The color of sputum or phlegm, which is the mucus and sometimes pus discharge expectorated from the respiratory tract, is often an indication of the type of ...

Sputum colour for diagnosis of a bacterial infection in patients with ...


The sensitivity of yellowish or greenish sputum used as a test for a bacterial ... disease does not imply therapeutic consequences such as prescription of antibiotics. ... test would indicate how likely it is that a yellowish or greenish sputum will be ...

Mucus: Causes of White, Yellow, Brown, Grey, Black Phlegm ...


Phlegm may be clear (white), yellow/green, brown, grey, black, pink, orange, ... Clear or cloudy (white), thin and translucent mucus means there is no (or not ...

Sputum Color | MD-Health.com


Sputum color can help a doctor diagnose your condition. ... It often comes out when you cough or expectorate and it often indicates that you may have some form of respiratory ... Pink sputum means that the bleeding is in smaller quantities .

Snot and Mucus Decoded: The Meaning of Snot Colors | Healdove


Sep 28, 2016 ... The color of your snot can tell you a lot about what is going on ... I thought I had a viral infection, but does this snot color indicate bacterial?