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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: 10 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Ravoof replied 10 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?