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00:57 Apr 28, 2020
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COVID-19 - Medical - Medical (general)
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English term or phrase: hemoptysis
Definition from American Academic of Family Physicians:
Hemoptysis is defined as the spitting of blood derived from the lungs or bronchial tubes as a result of pulmonary or bronchial hemorrhage.

Example sentence(s):
  • Hemoptysis is the medical term for coughing up blood or having blood-stained mucus. Another rare symptom was conjunctival congestion. Express
  • Spreading mainly through the droplet route, the virus causes mild symptoms in the majority of cases, the most common being: fever (80%), dry cough (56%), fatigue (22%) and muscle pain (7%); less common symptoms include a sore throat, a runny nose, diarrhea, hemoptysis and chills. Physicians Weekly
  • In case of onset of danger signs like shortness of breath, hemoptysis, altered mental status, patient should immediately inform the nearest health centre or call 011-23978046, said the document. Outlook India
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Definition from Ārsts.lv:
Asiņainas krēpas medicīniski dēvē par hemoptīzi.

Example sentence(s):
  • Klepus ar asins piejaukumu (hemoptīze). - SPKC  
  • Hemoptīzi novēro gandrīz trešdaļai pacientu ar plaušu audzējiem, un 3 % gadījumu tā var būt pēkšņa un fatāla. - Tālākizglītība  
  • Masīvas hemoptīzes gadījumā uzreiz veic bronhoskopiju ar frigido bronhoskopu. - BKUS  
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