https://www.healthline.com/health/coughing-up-white-mucus

Aug 30, 2018 ... Also discover the difference between clear, white, yellow, and green ... Our nose and sinuses produce an average of about a liter of mucus every day. ... When you cough up thick, solid white mucus, it might be a signal that you ...

https://www.merckmanuals.com/home/lung-and-airway-disorders/acute-bronchitis/acute-bronchitis

Symptoms of the common cold that are followed by a cough usually indicate ... However, bronchitis that lasts up to 90 days is still usually classified as acute ...

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/318359.php

Jul 13, 2017 ... White blood cells are the cells of the immune system that are ... Dehydration can worsen thick phlegm, making it harder to cough up.

https://www.mucinex.com/blogs/excess-mucus-symptoms/coughing-up-mucus-how-to-decode-your-symptoms

You don't need an MD to tell you that coughing up mucus is no fun, but did you ... If you're coughing up thick, solid white mucus that looks like pus, make an ...

https://www.health.harvard.edu/staying-healthy/that-nagging-cough

Feb 7, 2019 ... Cough for a day or two, and you may think you've picked up a cold or the flu. .... If saline irrigations seem to help, repeat them one to three times per day. ... The main symptoms are increased coughing, thick dark mucus production, ... The cough of HF may be dry, or it may produce thin, frothy white sputum.

https://www.medicaldaily.com/coughing-phlegm-what-color-your-sputum-says-about-your-health-351774

Sep 9, 2015 ... Coughing up white or gray phlegm is often an indication of an upper ... A thick and dark yellow phlegm may be a sign of a viral or bacterial ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK359/

Expectoration or sputum production is the act of coughing up and spitting out the ... of the sputum including the amount (with each coughing spell and daily total), .... It indicates the presence of large numbers of white blood cells, especially ...

https://www.cedars-sinai.edu/Patients/Health-Conditions/Bronchitis.aspx

The inflammation causes more mucus to be produced, which narrows the airway ... Small amounts of white mucus may be coughed up if the bronchitis is viral.

https://www.belmarrahealth.com/white-mucus-causes-treatment-and-home-remedies/

Jun 17, 2016 ... Reasons for coughing up white mucus; Significance of mucus color; Tips to ... Thick white mucus: Coughing up thick white mucus is usually an ...

https://www.verywellhealth.com/what-is-sputum-2249192

May 8, 2019 ... It differs from saliva, which is produced higher up, in the mouth. Sputum can be any color including clear, white, yellow, green, pink or red ... The thickness of sputum serves to trap foreign material so that the cilia in .... Causes and Diagnosis When You Can't Stop Coughing ... Daily Health Tips to Your Inbox.