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... ided to go through with the pleurodesis a month ago. It wasn't as bad as I thought. Of course when I woke up, I couldn't breathe because of the mucus, and I was in pain from the chest tube, but I seemed to recover quickly, probably due to my age. 2 weeks out, the worst of my pain was gone. ... (25 replies)
... The concern regarding rebuilding your lungs with protein intake is a moot point now. ... (6 replies)
... puncture from a rib breaking or a stab wound. I've read some things about pneumotrophin about it, for lack of a better term, essentially "rebuilding" the lungs, in a way. Like, people with lung cancer can take it to help get over it and whatnot. ... (6 replies)

... ever want to talk as well I am open for that. If I cant or dont no the answer to your question my roommate is a respiratory therapist and has been very helpful in helping me figure out what is going on. ... (4 replies)
... They placed a tube in his chest and removed it 2 days later because his lung had expanded. ... (8 replies)
... Hi my names is Angela and I have had two surgies on my lungs because of blebs. Im not tall and skinny at all. Im the opposite im 4"11 and weigh about 125. ... (2 replies)
... The blebs I had were "congenital" .. I was born with the defect I guess. No others in my family have had a s. pneumothorax. Maybe during the formation of my lungs when I was nothing but cells moving about, there was some disruption...who knows. There seems to be a common body type tho.... ... (7 replies)
... I think it would be darned near impossible to keep your son from getting a sponeaneous pheumothorax. At least he's living well, maybe it could work in his favour to have the oxygen exchange working, as well as keeping his lungs in good working order. ... (7 replies)
... en he was 17. He stayed on his meds. and did well, and then decided to just take himself off of everything. I have given him articles to read etc.. maybe he is in denial. For so many years since he was 5yrs. old he had been on medications, to the Doctor, x rays, etc.. often. ... (7 replies)
My baby sister
May 12, 2004
... hi could some one please tell me if a hole in the lung of a 2 year old could close by itself or will she need surgery they have tried pleurodosis a (chemical that sticks the lung to the chest wall )but it's not covering the hole and she got this hole in the first place because a doctor put a chest tube to drain air around her lung caused by a bleb (little air sacs that burst... (0 replies)
... Hey guys im new to the boards becasue i have been thinking about what happend in 2001. ... (0 replies)
What I know
May 18, 2002
... I am a 16 years old. I have had four "pneumos" in the past two months, three on the right and one on the left. ... (0 replies)
... your lung collapses. Given the circumstances they will remove the bleb and perform different types of surgeries. I don't know the names of them but I'll describe mine. They removed it and "glued" my lung in place with talc. ... (3 replies)
... down to drink my coffie and felt the same pain again could not believe it this was on the past December 16, 2000 went to the hospital and had another chest tube in and spent four days in the hospital. ... (32 replies)

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