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... I just found out that I have bronchieactasis this year. ... (1 replies)
... After another trip to the emergency room near home, after another round of chest infections and hospital admissions a doctor mentioned that he thought i suffered from a condition called hyperventilation syndrome and this is caused by air hunger. I also have asthma and bronchiectasis now in both lower lobes of the lungs. Does one condition affect the other with anyone else in... (1 replies)
... Hi there! I was diagnosed with bronchieactsis, i hope i spelt it correctly, lol. It is commonly diagnosed after a ct scan which finds that branches of the bronchial tubes in the lungs have balloned in places and phlegm and mucous builds up in these pouches and is difficult to shift for the patient. There a a few different types of bronchieactasis and you will need to see... (1 replies)

... Glad you found the new thread Peggy and glad you are doing pretty good. Nothing new with me except recuperating from the bladder sling I had put in at end of October. Can't tell much difference in that regard but am supposed to give it 6 mos. or so before I'll know if it has helped me any. I thought it would help with overactive bladder but I can't tell it has so far. I'm... (169 replies)
... and Bronchieactasis in my lungs and I was diagnosed with Pseudomonas. It is a tough bacteria to treat or so the doctors say. They aren't even trying to treat mine. ... (15 replies)
... Hi Sharon, Peggy and all, Looks like they have closed our old threads so I have subscribed to this new one so I can keep up with how everyone is doing. I have been real busy lately getting things ready for a yard sale, visiting out of town, etc. I haven't seen a doctor since I posted last on this board. If you will remember when I went to my second and last visit to... (110 replies)
... Hi Peggy and All, I went back to Duke on the 10th. For what I don't know. The doctor was not even prepared for my visit which is usually the case with most doctors. He did not say if he called the hospital here where I live as he said he was going to do. I was so ticked off I didn't even mention it to him. The breathing test that I took did turn out okay except it showed... (237 replies)
... I went to the lung doctor today. I feel like something is going on in my right lung because it makes me cough ever once in awhile. Of course I still have the bronchieactasis and I know I still have some MAC. I have had one bleeding episode in the last couple of months which I thought was a lot of blood. ... (237 replies)
... ne and walked my usual 4 miles. I also have an appointment with a gastroenterologist next Tuesday. I want to know why I hurt in the navel area every night. My bronchieactasis is still there and also the pseudonomas which they said is hard to get rid of with antibiotics. I too keep coughing up greenish brown stuff. ... (237 replies)
... the antibiotics, etc. that I was on originally for the MAC. I still cough up the pale green stuff all throughout the day and at night before I go to sleep. The bronchieactasis had not changed much since the last bronchoscopy. I really don't know what will happen down the road. I'll just have to wait and see. ... (237 replies)
... the antibiotics, etc. that I was on originally for the MAC. I still cough up the pale green stuff all throughout the day and at night before I go to sleep. The bronchieactasis had not changed much since the last bronchoscopy. I really don't know what will happen down the road. I'll just have to wait and see. ... (5 replies)
Bronchosopy
Apr 18, 2005
... Ann, I'm having the surgery tomorrow, 4/19, and it is for the bronchiectasis. I'll bring up that thread if it's still here. (10 replies)
... Kindheart, I am so sorry. I have just gotten your questions. I don't know why I was not notified by email. Was just going through all the posts and happen to see yours. I will be back in touch with you after I go to my pulmonologist next Tuesday. I just had another bronchoscopy to see what kind of bacteria is still in my lungs. Don't know if all the test have been... (5 replies)
Bronchosopy
Apr 16, 2005
... Did you have the surgery and was it for the bronchieactasis that you have? ... (10 replies)
... into my lungs to see what he can see Friday the 1st of April. Then the infectious disease doctor will put me back on all those medicines. Depending on what the bronchieactasis looks like, the lung doc may suggest removing part of the lung. ... (237 replies)
... g doctor will go back down into my lung and do a biopsy of the lung tissue and also get some other fluids out to test for the MAC and I think he can see what the bronchieactasis looks like. ... (237 replies)
... Hi Peggy, I am glad that you responded to the Spots On Lungs thread or I would not have known what was wrong. I have been so busy (even though I haven't worked since 11/30 and only have 1/3/05 to go) I haven't even gotten onto the HealthBoard any. Sorry you are having pain in your back. I wonder if it is coming from the meds you are on for the MAC. I didn't have any pain... (237 replies)
... Glad your bloodwork checked out okay Peggy and hopefully the MAC is gradually going away. I am like you. I am confused out the bacteria and the bronchieactasis and what shows up as what on the CT scans, etc. ... (104 replies)




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