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Bronchiectasis
Jun 11, 2013
... upper back pain a symptom of oncoming infection? ... (0 replies)
... I have been suffering from COPD for 7 years now and recently been diagnosed with bronchiectasis. I often have stabbing pains in the chest and pain in my upper back and particularly in my shoulder blades. I have not had much understanding from my doctor or lung specialist. ... (1 replies)
... Thanks for that, I now have both a flutter device and an acapella. The bronchiectasis has moved to other lobes of my lungs and the last ct scan showed minor small collapses through all areas of my lungs and 1. ... (7 replies)

... Have you all been checked for Mycobacterium Avium Complex (MAC)? Sometimes people have that that have bronchiectasis. A thread concerning MAC on this board was just closed. You might want to go back and read some of the postings on that thread. (4 replies)
... thank you for your words. Ive also have trouble spelling the horrid name and found out today my aunty by marriage also has bronchiectasis. Like you I also have gerd, sleep apnoea and asthma, allergies, diabetes, among other illnesses. I've been told i have scarring in my lungs also. I have been raced to the hospital twice in the last four days by ambulance with severe... (4 replies)
... jjj, I would suspect pain could be part of it. ... (4 replies)
... I spent the night in hospital last night with yet another severe chest infection, this time affecting more of my lungs. I was in a lot of pain and I asked the treating doctor if the pain goes hand in hand with bronchiectasis. His answer was that he has never heard of it before. Is this true? ... (4 replies)
Bronchiectasis
Aug 30, 2007
... fragrance chemicals, and my phlegm production, wheezing and chest pain still continues. I don't get it, what gives? ... (16 replies)
Bronchiectasis
Apr 29, 2005
... wow, lung surgery is really painful, and to top it off, my epidural pulled out within 24 hours from surgery. I was goings nuts from pain and told everyone that there was something wrong. ... (7 replies)
... n purpose and try to expel any obstructions in my lung. I get a yellow or clear stuff, but not much. It doesn't come up easy, which is annoying. I also feel some pain in the area of my bronchiectasis. I don't know why. Sometimes the doctors called that area a "lesion". ... (10 replies)
Mac/mai
Sep 26, 2012
... I was diagnosed with MAC and bronchiectasis four years ago. I decided not to do the antibiotics treatment since so many have suffered through it and the disease frequently recurs within two years. ... (11 replies)
... for several different infections from bronchitis to pneumonia, I was finally diagnosed by a specialist with Post TB bronchiectasis pseudomonas infection. I an underwent a very intensive 10 day treatment of I.V. Ceftazidime and Gentamicin. ... (0 replies)
... scan and noted bronchiectasis and suggested the possibility of an MAI infection. A respirologist did a bronchoscopy and confirmed the diagnosis. I had a lung function test and it was normal. ... (0 replies)
... I had MAC back in 2007, and was on rifamin, ethambutal, and xythromycin(sp) for a year and a half. The total daily dosage of the combined drugs was 2600mg. I took probiotics every day, and took the meds with the lowest dosage in the morning with breakfast, usually a pancake. The second largest dosage, I took when I ate what I would call at the time, my main meal. My... (2 replies)
... Was taken off all antibiotics in Sept. This was second time this has been done (different meds used each time). Saw ID doctor this week and he doesn't want to attempt any further antibiotics because of my extreme reactions to all he's tried. He says the treatment is worse than the disease in my case and he has referred me back to my pulmonary doctor. Have appt. with him in... (2 replies)
Help for copd
Sep 25, 2010
... recurrent productive coughing. In emphysema there is an abnormal enlargement of the air spaces. Because of the altered state of the lung, you may experience some pain while trying to take deep breaths. This disease is hard to explain without some sort of visual reinforcement. I hope I have helped you a little. ... (4 replies)
Bronchietasis
Mar 24, 2010
... antibiotics alot of the time and need to have better quality of life . I see a consultant but not the same one all the time dont bring much phlegm up so its dry bronchiectasis . ... (1 replies)
... As for severe pain in the chest area, I am having some pain and discomfort in the rib area all across the front. It feels like I have a tight band around me. ... (73 replies)
... thank you for that information about MAC. I will go over those threads soon and also talk to my respiratory doctor. Appreciate the advice. Was at hospital 3 times last week and more chest infections. Am on inhaled antibiotics AGAIN. (4 replies)
... Mom of 2sons Thanks so much for all your info. You have really been thru a lot. Makes me feel fortunate. I go for bronch tomorrow. Told lung dr. I wasn't doing it unless I took something before I got to hospital. He said o.k. and said he would try his best not be late. I think I already posted the horrible last bronch. waiting an hour or more for the dr. and get more nervoous... (217 replies)


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