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I'm a 36 year old male and i have smoked cigarettes for 20

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Hi i'm a 36 year old male and i have smoked cigarettes for 20 years, the last few years i've been coughing fits to the point of dry heaving, i know of course this is not a good sign, but could this be a sign of something serious happening? Thanks.
JA: How long have you been dealing with the cough? Are you having any other symptoms?
Customer: Not really that can think of
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No, I've been relatively healthy, i do actually drink beer pretty heavily, but no medical history
Submitted: 22 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Aleksandra Frye replied 22 days ago.

Hello, my name is***** I am reviewing your question and I will be with your momentarily! :)

Expert:  Aleksandra Frye replied 22 days ago.

How often are you coughing and do you have any phlem come up when you do? If so, what color is it?

Expert:  Aleksandra Frye replied 19 days ago.

Hello, this is Dr. Frye from Just Answers and I am wondering if you still needs help with your question? Thank you very much!