Hemoptysis is defined as blood admixture in the sputum. With massive coughing up bright red blood is called hemoptysis. (NB. The Übers .: In the German-speaking countries is a distinction between hemoptysis and hemoptysis usual, so the difference is briefly outlined here. In the text below, this differentiation is maintained as much as possible.) Massive hemoptysis corresponds to the expectoration of ? 600 ml of blood (about a full kidney…

September 3, 2018