UMMS Affiliation

Department of Medicine

Publication Date

11-1-2017

Document Type

Article

Disciplines

Respiratory Tract Diseases

Abstract

A 20-year-old male patient with no previous medical history presented with new-onset hemoptysis for 2 days with episodes of severe coughing, which was initially nonproductive. However, he went on to have 10–15 episodes of expectoration of bright red blood. The patient did not complain of any dyspnea, chest pain, fever, light-headedness, abdominal pain, melena, nausea, or vomiting. Other review of symptoms was negative. He denied any smoking, alcohol, or drug use and had no significant family history.

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DOI of Published Version

10.4103/0970-2113.217565

Source

Lung India. 2017 Nov-Dec;34(6):568-570. doi: 10.4103/0970-2113.217565. Link to article on publisher's site

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Lung India : official organ of Indian Chest Society

Related Resources

Link to Article in PubMed

PubMed ID

29099008

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