Lung Disorders Forum

Welcome to the Lung Disorders Forum. Questions in this forum are being answered by doctors from the Lung Institute at Columbus Regional Hospital. This forum is for questions and support regarding Lung Disorders such as: Lung Cancer, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Asthma, Emphysema, Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH), Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF), Bronchiectasis, Antitrypsin Deficiency (Alpha-1) and the various treatment options available for each.
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I'm asthmatic and have had a persistent cough for which I've used the preventer inhaler. For the last 2 years I have also had regular bou...
I get bronchitis all too often (yearly this time) and my doctor has prescribed tetracycline vs. erythromycin. His assistant says they ar...
im 41 old female ive suffered from asthma and for 25 years ive smoked and at times up to a pack maybe a little more but for the last 5 mo...
I have had a cold for about two days, this came with chest congestion. Last night i drank a couple of beers and then went to play soccer....
My mother, age 74 ,history of angina but generally healthy and very active, strained and injured left ribs 4-6 ,approx 1 yr ago,pain ever...
I recently had a chest x-ray and the report says I have a 5 mm nodule overlying the 2nd rib in the right lung . I have been a smoker for...
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