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conan123Oct 17
ReneeLunaMay 13
Tine32Mar 17
yellownannaNov 23, 2013
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By euj5927 Blank
I have had a pain in the left side of my back about 3 inches up from the start of my ribcage that has really troubled...
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By Cheyenne__19
I cannot afford my steroid inhalers so I just take my blue one when my chest tightens up, I don't know why I have thi...
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By Patmrl
with salter water trap I can't figure out how to empty the trap please help
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By blondee028
What exactly does that mean. Those results are from a chest X-ray done 2 years ago.Had pft's done and these were the ...
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jama521Aug 10, 2012
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JackHesterMay 14, 2012
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By bossman1955 Blank
My oxygen level is 84 when I'm awake. What is the normal for a 53 years old male. I get short of breath with very lit...
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By PatRiv
I was diagnosed with COPD this past Monday with a Spirometry Test. This is after having trouble breathing for the la...
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By oeb
How are CT scans compared if they are taken over a multi month and/or year period? Is it done electronically or visua...
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By mr_uzbek
I am a 32 year old male with 16 years smoking experience. Around 20 days back i started experiencing chest pain after...
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Jinx_777Sep 28
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By mesmereyes65
I'm 49, and have advanced COPD ~ Emphysema, Bronchitis, and Asthma. My current Spirometry reading (post ventolin) is...
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Jinx_777Sep 28
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By ellenmmr
I just had a Nuclear Ventilation & Perfusion scan study. The report states air trapping of retrace her material & mil...
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Jinx_777Sep 28
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By annocasio
just got diagnosed with emphysema. I am 50 and wondering my life expectancy could be. I know there are no definite n...
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allmymarblesAug 24, 2011
allmymarblesAug 21, 2011
hiphopperAug 15, 2011
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By isidro818 Blank
my husband has copd he uses adviar spiriva and combivent and it doesnt work what can it be thak you
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By Turkois
I couldn't find a forum for chronic bronchitis, so I figured this was close enough. I quit smoking last July, but I s...
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Nicknameless46Oct 28, 2009
AndyjeanOct 12, 2009
bertie363Aug 01, 2009
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By goose101 Blank
My husband has been on oxygen for several years. He was supposed to use it when he sleeps but has been using it durin...
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By nvicky
Hi Doc,I am 7 months pregnant ,my sister had Pulmonary TB one year before and had medication , got recovered (tested ...
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By PatchesKat
Is it dangerous to take Spiriva with Dalaresp? I have been diagnosed with bronchial asthma. If either of these are u...
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marlo20Nov 21, 2013
cherylcovNov 12, 2013
doogie2205Oct 30, 2013
DByrneOct 27, 2013
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By cz4806 Blank
3 yrs. ago my wife was diagnosed with COPD. At that time she was put on oxygen part time and within 3 months she was ...
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By joan4321
Is it okay to take both Symbicort and Dulera twice daily for shortness of breath due to COPD and recent pulmonary emb...
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mukulboseAug 13
shorty112Feb 18
shanny947Apr 10, 2013
Dr. Kokil Mathur Jan 17, 2012
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By illektronika Blank
Hi, I'm 32 yr old female. I had been smoking for 19 years...woo long time. About 2 1/2-3 mos ago I went from a ...
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By ghat1949
DOES ADVAIR OR SPIRIVA CAUSE WEIGHT GAIN, I TAKE BOTH AND HAVE GAINED 35 LBS.
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