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Onlinedoc, General Physician
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My husband was sleeping and he felt his throat filling up

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My husband was sleeping and he felt his throat filling up and when he woke up it was blood
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: He spit it out and went to brush his teeth and gargle but there was no more blood
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Onlinedoc replied 1 year ago.


As such there can be many causes of bleeding you describe.

It can be from oral cavity from gum diseases etc

It can be from Gastro-intestinal system due to ulcer in stomach or duodenum.

It can be from respiratory system.

I do think he needs detailed checkup and investigations like

Chest X-ray

Dental checkup

Barium study/endoscopy etc

He should be seen by his doctor for further diagnosis and management.

Expert:  Onlinedoc replied 1 year ago.

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