Articles Tagged: white phlegm
Coughing up white chunks can be enough to set anyone into a panic, and quickly. After all, those chunks must be coming from somewhere, but where? Are they pieces of lung that are being coughed up? Are they hunks of throat tissue that are being expelled into oblivion?
Coughing up white mucus can be alarming, but when it’s chronic and lasts for more than a few days, it can be even more unnerving. In most cases, mucus is a necessary and healthy part of biological makeup.