Hemoptysis

When to seek immediate medical care

See a doctor immediately if:

  • Significant amount of blood
  • Bleeding doesn't stop
  • Back pain
  • Shortness of breath

When to make a doctor's appointment

Make an appointment to see a doctor if:

  • New onset
  • Fatigue and unintentional weight loss
  • Former or current smoker

Last Updated May 25, 2018


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