Common "Cold" queries answered by top doctors | iCliniq


Viral infection of the nose and throat, most commonly caused by rhinovirus, is called cold. The symptoms of cold are a runny nose, sore throat, cough, chest congestion, body ache, headache, sneezing, fever, and fatigue. These symptoms last for about 7 to 10 days.

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I have been suffering from fever, cough, and cold for the past weeks, and my puke was accompanied by a blood clot. What could it be?

Query: Hello doctor, I have been suffering from a fever for the past week, and I have had a cold for the past two days. I puked the day after, and it consisted of a blood clot. Even in the morning, while coughing, there was some blood clot. What should I do?  Read Full »

Dr. Abhirami Subramaniam

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Based on the given information, I would suggest getting a complete blood test since the fever is lasting for more than three days despite taking Paracetamol. The blood stains and clots in your vomit are due to constant bad cough, and it is premature to be alarmed about...  Read Full »

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