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If a person is a heavy smoker and start having the following

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if a person is a heavy smoker and start having the following symptoms, what needs to be done: heavy coughing, feeling fatigue throwing up
JA: How long have you been dealing with the cough? Are you having any other symptoms?
Customer: its not me.. however its been at least a month or longer. He's passed out at least twice
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I'm not sure at the moment. I am reaching out because I am concerned
Submitted: 10 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Medicaldoctor replied 10 days ago.

Hello and welcome to just answer

I'm sorry to heart about that.

smoking for a long period can have harmful effects on entire body specially on the lungs.

that person needs to have a

1.CHEST X RAY

2.Culture and staining of the sputum

3.If required the doctor should consider CT scan of the chest

4.Blood cp,LFTs,RFTs,serum electrolytes.

Expert:  Medicaldoctor replied 10 days ago.

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Kind regards

Expert:  Medicaldoctor replied 9 days ago.

kindly do rate this consultation positively as this is the only way I can be credited for my consultation.Its a request to avoid negative ratings.

If you have any queries feel free to ask,I will be glad to answer

Thank you

kind regards