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Been on antibiotics for nearly a week now due to coughing up

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HI been on antibiotics for nearly a week now due to coughing up blood, this morning I had a tiny bit of blood in my phlegm
Chest is clear oxygen levels 99%
Scared I've got lung cancer
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Ravoof replied 4 months ago.

Dear customer,

Thank you for your question.

Why do you think you have lung cancer? Which antibiotic are you taking? Any similar episodes in the past? Smoking history?