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Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Avijit Bhakat | 2017/11/26

Q.

Child coughing blood

my daughter is 8.5 years old. Now from yesterday she got a cough with blood. She got a throat pain also. What is the cause for this and what should I do for her? She have a cold problem from childhood as I do.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician
- 2017/12/13

Please take your child to an emergency paediatric hospital immediately. There are many causes of children coughing up blood. TB is one possible cause, but there are several other possibilities.

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