Throat soreness

For 3 - 4 days I am having a sore throat. Yesterday I also coughed blood. I smoke daily so I am afraid if its any early sign of cancer . I started smoking 5 months before and smokes 10 cigarettes avg. Recently reduced cigarette smoking to 4 - 5. What could be other causes for these symptoms?
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Dr. Gladson Guddappa Uchil
20 yrs. of exp | Bangalore | ENT/ Otolaryngologist
I need to examine you to help diagnose your ailment. If you are able to make it to Basaveshwaranagar, I would be very happy to help you out myself. My clinic Healthcare@Basaveshwaranagar is easily navigable on Google Maps. I am legally unable to prescribe you any medicines without physically examining you. This forum is intended for second opinions after you have consulted a doctor locally.
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