Man, 36, rushed to hospital with heart problems coughs up part of his LUNG

A 36-year-old man coughed up part of his lung during an extreme fit in hospital, medics have revealed.

The unnamed patient was initially admitted to intensive care at the University of California San Francisco Medical Center with heart problems.

While there, he suffered various complications and part of his bronchial tree - which supplies air from the windpipe into the lungs - came up after a violent coughing spell.

He died a week later.

Medics have now shared a...
source: Daily Record

2018-12-06 11:38
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