EXPECTORATION

EXPECTORATION

Character

 
Symptom Abbreviation
 Accumulation, constant, of a whitish thick mucous  Brm(167), C.Si.(174)
 Always, hawking up, foul and slimy mucous  Nt.S. (76)
 Bloody, bright red or dark clots  Drs (139)
 Bloody, clotted quantities  Kl.B. (22)
 Bloody, dark, thin  SI.A. (23)
 Bloody, formed of pure blood  Bfo (168)
 Bloody, lump of mucous  Sel (33)
 Bloody, streaked, or dotted with pin headedblood clots  Arm (101)
 Bloody, streaked, thin yellowish, sour  SI.A. (55)
 Bloody, streaked, difficult, frothy, duringday-time only  Zn.P. (216)
 Bloody, thin watery, cadaverous smelling  Can (24)
 Constant, accumulation of a whitish thick mucous  Brm (167), C.Si. (174)
 Constant, coughs and scraps the larynx, without peace  Brm (167)
 Coughs, and vomits, in effort to expel mucous, but it seems to disappear  Sen (141)
 Difficult, to expectorate, cannot cough deep enough  Cst (60)
 Difficult, to expectoration, must be swallowed or slips back  Kl.S. (95)
 Difficult, slate coloured mucous from larynx  N.As. (202)
 Easy, expectoration, almost without cough  Eph (131)
 Easy, expectoration, gray mucous great quantity  Ag.M. (157)
 Foul, smelling slimmy mucous, always hawking  Nt.S. (76)
 Lump, in throat, much mucous  ArS. (163), Br.S. (165)
 Lump, in throat, tenacious mucous  C.Si. (174)
 Morning, thick white, hawks up  Nt.M. (79)
 Membranes, form in throat, ulceration  As.I. (158)
 Smelling, badly to patient himself  Sng(49)
 Smelling, cadaverous, thin watery  Can (24)
 Smelling, foul, slimy, always hawking  Nt.S. (76)
 Smelling, offensive, purulent, viscid, yellow  Sl.I. (209), Ph.A. (50)
 Smelling, putrid, viscid yellow   Zn.P. (216)
 Smelling, pus, foetid  Gcm (186)
 Unable to expectorate, chest full of mucous  Brt (85)

EXPECTORATION

Colour

Symptom Abbreviation
 Black, sputum, with burning in lungs  Ars(15)
 Gray, mucous, great quantity, easily expectorate  Ag.M. (157)
 Grayish, tasteless, muco-purulent expectoration  Syp (210)
 Green, mucous  Bn.A. (129)
 Greenish, tasteless, muco-purulent  Syp (210)
 Rusty, expectoration, with soreness  Arn (101)
 Slate coloured, difficult mucous from larynx  N.As. (202)
 White, coloured  Iod (86)
 White, clear mucous, expectorates  Syp (210)
 White, grayish exudation  Iod (86)
 White, like white of egg  Stn (32), Nt.M. (79)
 White, light coloured, mouthful  An.T. (47)
 White, little thin mucous  Bel (47)
 White, thick, mucous  Cyc (136), Nt.M. (79)
 White, thick mucous, accumulates constantly  Brm (167), C.Si. (174)
 White, and thick-yellow mucous, in larynx  Ox.A. (205)
 White, velvety exudation  Iod (86)
 White, viscid mucous  Nt.S. (76), M.Cb. (198)
 Yellow, purulent, or greenish  Kl.S. (95)
 Yellow, thick, greenish  C.Si. (174)
 Yellow, thick, drawn from posterior nares  Cl.S. (76)
 Yellow, thick, mucous drops from
posterior nares, worse night, must sit up  to clear
 Nt.P. (203)
 Yellowish, thin, blood streaked, sour  SI.A. (53)
 Yellow, tough, viscid, mucous in throat Sl.I.(209)
 Yellow, viscid, putrid and sweet  Zn.P. (216)
 Yellowish-green, or yellow, ropy  Kl.B. (22)

Consistency

 
Symptom Abbreviation
 Clear, white mucous Syp (210)
 Copious, white, viscid mucous  Grp (62)
 Frothy, difficult, blood-streaked  Zn.P. (216)
 Gluey, copious thick, with tickling in root
of tongue, pharynx and larynx
 Sen (141)
 Gum-like, mucous, hawking, sp. morning  Cis (178)
 Mucous, much forms in throat  Ar.S. (163).
Br.S. (165)
 Mucous, tenacious in throat  C.Si. (174)
 Purulent, yellow, or greenish  Kl.S. (95)
 Purulent, yellow, viscid, offensive  Sl.I.(209)
 Ropy, yellow or yellowish green  Kl.B. (22)
 Starchy, boiled like  Dig (42)
 Thick, copious gluey  Sen (141)
 Thick, greenish yellow  C.Si. (174)
 Thick, gluey  Sen (141)
 Thick, Jelly-like mucous  Als (74)
 Thick, tenacious  Sng (49)
 Thick, white mucous  Cyc (136)
 Thick, yellow and white, hawks up  Ox.A. (205)
 Thick, yellow, must sit up to clear at night  Nt.P. (203)
 Thick, yellow, drawn from posterior nare  Cl.S. (66)
 Thin, watery, cadaverous smelling  Can (24)
 Thin, yellowish, sour Sl.A. (S3)
 Viscid, copious, white  Grp (62)
 Viscid, copious, white, with chronic
inflammation of throat
 Nt.S. (76)
 Viscid, mucous in throat, with dry mouth  M.Cb (198)
 Viscid, yellow, sweetish, putrid Zn.P. (216)
 Viscid, yellow, purulent, offensive or white  Sl.I. (209)
 Watery, viscid, slimy  Kl.S. (95)

Taste

 
Symptom Abbreviation
 Salty, chest pain with, offensive  Ph.A. (50)
 Salty, mucous, in throat, morning  Kl.P. (189)
 Salty, thick yellow  Lyc (9)
 Salty, viscid yellow, difficult  Br.I. (164)
 Sour, mucous, thin yellowish  SLA. (53)
 Sweetish, copious mucous  Phs (35), Cl.C. (11)
 Sweetish, putrid, viscid yellow  Zn.P. (216)
 Sweetish, with morning cough, retches,
gags and vomits
 Stn (32)
 Sweetish, with evening cough, dry  Sql(143)
 Tasteless, muco-purulent, grayish or greenish  Syp (210)