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She has only 21% lung Capacity and is on oxygen 24/7 and she has lost a lot of weight. I’m asking this question to to the fact that I wan...
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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 pack a day to 3-5 ci...
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Constant coughing up yellow, lungs hurt when I breathe and I am constantly fatigued. Flight attendant for 15 yrs in 1970 when I was walki...
Scared. I’ve had lung modules over the last several years with no change. However my recent CT shows “Multiple right upper lobe consolida...
what are these clear jelly like balls im coughing up? and what does it mean.
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Over 15 months now have consistent and unique symptoms. While inhaling only and only in the latter part of a deep breath a feeling of ro...
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My friend had an PTE (Pulmonary Thromboendarterectomy) Surgery last monday. Since he came out of surgery he has been put in induced coma...
The following is a list of my symptoms: Birth - Today Kyphosis of spine, rib flare and broken ribs; Physical malformation of breat p...
My friend had an PTE (Pulmonary Thromboendarterectomy) Surgery last monday. Since he came out of surgery he has been put in induced coma...
Hi there, I'm a 32 y/o male who has never smoked, and lead an active lifestyle. I also have a history of chronic anxiety and nasal pol...
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 on 24/7 at 3 liters....
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Am I to understand that emphysema is a disease that will progress on its own, no matter what you do? I have quit smoking, but it worries ...
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There doesnt seem to be any kind of forums or discussions anywhere on the concentrators anywhere. I`m just looking for peoples thoughts a...
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I have COPD, mild. I take an antihistamine at night and nose drops in the AM. I have an emergency inhaler when needed and usually on if I...
My husband was recently told by a doctor that he has early emphysema. He is not a smoker, but he has used the cpap for several years now...
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Is it a bad sign when you see blood coming from a breathing tube when you coughing
APLV confirms the previously noted fibrolinear density in the right upper lobe Impression: Consider non specific pulmonary fibrosis vs ...
APLV confirms the previously noted fibrolinear density in the rigjt upppr lobe Impression: Consider non specific pulmonary fibrosis...
Hello . I was suffering through pneumonia... and after my health got better there was fibrotic band in my left lung in apicogram.. is t...
Hello, I am a 42yr old male that was diagnosed with COPD abut 3yrs ago. Its a mild case of COPD and was prescribed Combivent as neede...
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