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... while. I had much internal discomfort even after I healed...I think it might have been some air infiltration through the tissue where there might have been some bleb formation but it didn't collapse. ... (3 replies)
Lung pain?
May 31, 2007
... Hey jeff, congrats on not having to use oxy air mach. ... (2 replies)
Lung bullae
Mar 21, 2002
... years ago thet resulted in the removal of his entire upper lobe of his right lung. He had a softball sized bleb, and a couple of small blebs on his lower lobe that were aslo removed. He has never fully "recovered", and has cronic chest wall pain. The result of this is loss of sleep. ... (0 replies)

... I just read your post and just wondering how you could not go to the hospital if you think that you lung colapsed again. ... (32 replies)
... through that area, even if a very tiny bleb has ruptured but not caused a collapse. ... (25 replies)
... The chemical treatment plus tetracycline is to abrade the lung in the hopes that it won't collapse again...kind of like a crazy glue. ... (2 replies)
... The concern regarding rebuilding your lungs with protein intake is a moot point now. You have the power to maintain good lung function, and while the docs may be surprised at your interesting set of circumstances, you are young after all. ... (6 replies)
... I know, I thought it was a good thing, too, but they were a bit confused at first. lol It does make sense, though, with one lung only half working that my O2 level would be a bit lower. ... (6 replies)
... high protein can set you up for other issues. But, I don't see how using the supplement will be of harm. Balance your diet accordingly, and do lots of research on contraindications for using it. ... (6 replies)
Subpleural blebs
Feb 27, 2008
... n't say anything that there is no immediate threat in their eyes. I have had and will continue to get blebs but mine are emphysema related. I had several blebs on my left lung before they formed into 2 large blebs, I had them for nearly a year. ... (9 replies)
... aid i had blebs on my right lung and the surgery was to scrape the inside lining, and use talcum powder to "glue" the inner and outer linings together so when a bleb burst, my lung wouldnt collapse. The surgery was very painful, but seems to have helped... except today i learned i have pleurisy in my other lung. ... (3 replies)
... about 4 years ago i had a tension pneumothorax. i woke up and felt like an elephant was sitting on my back. ... (1 replies)
... That is too bad that they won't operate on him again, thats usually not a good sign. I too have weak lungs now, my right lung is so damaged from the surgeries and collapsing that it can not handle much more torture. ... (4 replies)
... for about 2 weeks on his left side, and said he felt like something was moving around inside him. Nothing too painful to keep him down. ... (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)
... A severe asthma attack or coughing attack could possibly pop a bleb.....he'll know for sure if his lung has collapsed. But it sounds as though he's in good physical condition, and that will help with keeping his lungs in good working order. ... (7 replies)
... As far as the corticosteroid...if he doesn't want to use it on an ongoing basis... ... (7 replies)
... he had a pulmonary Doctor tell him this when 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. ... (7 replies)
My baby sister
May 12, 2004
... r a month and a half and they don't know how to stop the air from leaking they don't want to do a big surgery that requires opening her chest and roughing up the lung so it could make a type of cover on her lung with blood so it could cover the hole and I was wondering if anybody has had this done or could it close by itself? ... (0 replies)
... anyway i had a number of blebs on both lungs. All of the blebs were removed and my lung was set against my chest wall so if it collapses again it wont go all the way. ... (0 replies)

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