... f doctors lacking in basic analysis, evaluation and diagnosis skills. Doctors are just like any other profession. There are good doctors and there are bunches of bad doctors. ... (8 replies)
... I've seen my Dr and he said my lungs sound completely clear, I've had blood work, chest xrays, and ekg's and everything comes back good. ... (8 replies)
... ld hotel room. The symptoms have been with me for 14 years. At various times they have eased off with only slight stiffness. The only relief when it gets very bad is codeine based medications which i take for one day to break the cycle. ... (13 replies)
... e the swelling in my throat which was dismissed as some sort of viral infection. Shortly after the decadron dose I developed an awful cough and lung pain. Really bad lung pain right in the center of my chest, right between my breasts. ... (0 replies)
... I've taken prednisone and antibiotics and still not doing any better. I know that my chest xrays came back and the Dr says my lungs sound clear, but from my understanding alot of people that have bad COPD have clear xrays right? ... (5 replies)
... Thanks for responding. I got a copy of my radiology notes and am working on a referral. :)
Interestingly enough, the notes from the radiologist said nothing about bronchial thickening, although the ER doc mentioned it.
The notes said "Chest sits to the left, due to pectus excavatum deformity. Having pectus excavatum explains the right lung base findings.
Allowing for... (6 replies)
... of breathe and chest tightness off and on that can last minutes, hours and even days, but now for the last 3 weeks straight I've been having shortness of breath, chest tightness and asthma a attacks everyday. ... (5 replies)
... ow how to explain the feeling I have had with it, but it is not the typical sharp pain I understand most people get with pleurisy, but the discomfort was just as bad as any pain I have had. I understand that pleurisy often starts with some sort of infection, but I have had none. ... (0 replies)
... he gunk in my chest, and its blocking the air getting in and out, I cough and cough until I almost pass out, and I can breathe good for about 30 seconds, and its bad again, so I will watch it tonight, if its a bad night again I will go to my local dr in the morning because hubby is off work tomorrow and can take me by car. ... (12 replies)
... ote that post earlier I felt awful, and I ended up falling asleep like I was drugged. I just felt so out of it. I have now had something to eat and drink, but my chest is very sore so have taken painkillers. ... (12 replies)
... Last night I woke up with a bad chest pain on the left side of my chest. I'm not sure if it was my heart, lung or something else, but it hurt to breathe in. ... (0 replies)
... im 19 yrs old and for the last 6 months ive been getting really bad chest and back pain just behind my left shoulder blade.i keep thin kin its my heart but idd probably be dead by now. ... (1 replies)
... Approximately 5 months ago, I started feeling really bad and came down with a bad chest infection. ... (0 replies)
... I have had BAD chest pain since Sunday. I went to the ER for it on Monday night. The doctor said it was bronchitis and sent me home. Figured OK, that makes since, I guess. ... (1 replies)
... Hi Jon,
What cardio do you do in the gym?
I've done a lot of running and cycling all my life but had an injury and I seemed to have 6months worth of colds too that combined with the lower level of cardio, decreased my lung capacity, albeit temporary!
However, over last few months I have been gradually increasing high level cardio (cycling and running) and my lung... (2 replies)
... i went for a jog last night and about 2-3 mins in i got bad chest pains i go gym 5 times a week doing alot of cardio and weights but i never do jogging or running due this pain just brisk walking any answers plz :confused: (2 replies)
... Hi, I would ask for a sputum test & have them send it to lab to see if there is anything growing from it i.e. mycobacterium.
I have had 'all the symptom' you mentioned, and just recently, I also had night sweats, low grade fever, chest/lung pain left side over near heart,
back pain, shortness breath, cough productive with same stuff being let up....
turned out I had ... (3 replies)
... I find it so hard to describe to doctors I get so many different sorts of pains in different areas of my chest and back. ... (3 replies)
... months after I had resumed smoking, I felt the same tightness in my chest and upper back region. It came and went though, and I did my best to ignore it! In time though,. I caught a virus that led into a bad chest cold. ... (10 replies)
... I have had a chest infection for over a weak and was given a course of Erithmacin which did not help at all. ... (4 replies)