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... ul, the seconed time i had just woke up on a saturday morning feeling fine sat 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)
... uickly, probably due to my age. 2 weeks out, the worst of my pain was gone. The first week out was very rough though. I had a wedge resection, so I'm assuming a bleb was found during surgery, although my CT scan didn't show any on either of my lungs. 1 month out, I feel great. ... (25 replies)
... The concern regarding rebuilding your lungs with protein intake is a moot point now. ... (6 replies)

... ly shown signs of smoking as heavily. Hell, my great grandmother who was 96 when she passed, smoked from the time SHE was 15, but never had any problems with her lungs whatsoever. So, apparently, it's actually the opposite in my case, my family has relatively strong and good lungs, at least on my mothers side. ... (6 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)
... 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)
... 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)
... 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
... ow 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)
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. After the second pneumo on the right lung I underwent surgery with a fiberobtics scope in which a bleb the size of a half dollar was cut off of the lung and stapled shut. ... (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)

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