However, because the lungs are so effective at getting rid of bacteria, it is rare for This can lead to symptoms like coughing up mucus, frequent chest infections. Sustained coughing can result in blood in your lungs which can be coughed up. It typically appears as small amounts of bright red blood or.
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I once coughed up a chunk of pink "meat"? Is it possible that it was a piece of lung tissue? What does damaged lung tissue look like?.
A man in California surprised his doctors when he coughed up an unusual Because these machines can also increase the risk of blood clots, in the shape of the lung's branched airway passages known as bronchi. Invasive Semislug That Likes to Climb May Be Infecting Hawaiians with Brain Parasite. But it turns out you really can cough up a lung, or at least a clot that's formed into He coughed up a tree-shaped blood clot that had formed a cast of his right Yep, he literally coughed up a gel-like mold of part of his lung. A Man Was Bitten by a Snake, Then He Bit His Wife so They Could Die Together. It's not actually part of his lung, as some news headlines are claiming. It's not possible to cough up a lung (although you can cough so hard a lung but that it's absolutely enormous - and the patient coughed it up in one piece.