Blood in phlegm

Patient

Q: Respected doctor,when i wake up after sleeping,i felt pain in my throat,i took it as a normal sore throat and did gargle,when i spat,i saw clear blood in my phlegm.....i was so confused and shocked as this happened first time in my life...after spatting it out,i was relaxed....this thing is happening since 3 days...although the amount of blood i spat is reducing day by day...i am muslim and fasting these days as this is the month of ramadan,so my throat is dry during the day time....kindly refer to my situation and prescribe the medical treatment..

Symptoms:  sore throat
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