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I should know this by now and I probably should see a doctor, which I will go to urgent care tomorrow if I don't feel better.

I've had a cold (I think it's been a cold) and following the cold, I've got this nasty cough. I can't sleep, I can't lay down, I pretty much can't do anything and when I start coughing, I can't stop. My head feels like it's been smashed up against the wall a million times and my neck and throat are throbbing. TMI but I keep coughing up thick green phleym and now it has some blood in it. Not a serious amount of blood but it's there and it's bright red.
I get this cough following every cold or sinus infection I get and it lasts for 2-4 weeks but I've never found it in me to take it to the doctor to see what is going on.

Does this sound like bronchitis?

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Asked by Marix3 at 1:43 AM on May. 15, 2010 in Health

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  • not sure. it definately sounds like you need to see a doctor. coughing blood is NEVER good. its very serious. you need to go right away

    Answer by sstokes86 at 2:11 AM on May. 15, 2010

  • You could have pneumonia,hurry and get checked you need some medicines NOW.

    Answer by MarGeee at 11:51 AM on May. 15, 2010

  • I went in today and they gave me antibiotics for bronchitis and possible pneumonia. Hoping to feel better in a few days!

    Thank you both=]

    Answer by Marix3 at 6:41 PM on May. 15, 2010

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