... The Dr. there told me I have moderate COPD with bronchitis and lung nodules and restrictive lung disease. He is leaning towards a possible deep infection. In the family of TB but not contagious. ... (4 replies)
... I'd see a pulmo and get a full assessment....but wait till you are over the bronchitis! (2 replies)
... i am 43 and have always been sick with bronchitis, worse as a child, but still in adulthood. I was given the ventolin inhaler after a bout of bronchitis and additional bronchospasms. It is a lifesaver especially when the tightness or shortness of breath comes on. ... (2 replies)
... Also, what is the difference between bronchitis and bronchilitis? ... (0 replies)
... husband has been coughing a lot think he has bronchitis was coughing last night and felt a pop serve pain now it hurts really bad every time he coughs? ... (0 replies)
... I was diagnosed with GERD 4 years ago and take prilosec. I don't have heartburn luckily, it started off with bronchospasms after a bronchitis episode. I have an inhaler i use as needed. I am obese due to polycystic ovarian syndrome and my depression medicines. ... (0 replies)
... About 15 days ago, I went to visit my parents. Every time I visit them, I get sick with a cold or virus. Anyways, I got some type of virus or something after I returned home and have had a cough where I cough so badly that I almost throw up. It is fairly dry, but my chest is tight and I feel like I can't breath. The cough also keeps me up all night. I had had it for 11... (2 replies)
... a year and a half ago I underwent a chest CT for possible acute bronchitis. The bronchitis turned out to be not all that bad, but the CT always showed 6 nodules ranging in size from 2 MM to 8 MM. ... (1 replies)
... Here are some updates:
I have had chronic bronchitis/sinisitus for years.
Had sinus surgery due to level of sinus issues.
I don't get a cold, I get bronchitis - pneumonia/pleuresy, etc.
I have cold sores on my lips often.
In june I was diagnosed with an eye ulcer - I have never had any problems with my eyes. Ophthamalogist did test and said my tear ducts have... (6 replies)
... Welcome to the boards. Glad you found your way here. Overall, your history suggests underlying allergy problems, which predisposes to infection of the respiratory tract. Each minor infection can result in sinus infections and bronchitis. On top of that, the IGG 3 is low, indicating a possible selective immune deficiency of that class of antibodies. Different labs use different... (6 replies)
... I am 40 years old. Have had chronic bronchitis and sinusitis my whole life. Had sinus surgery due to pollops in 2006. This Oct. has bronchitis that lasted 2 months and doc could not get rid of it and I was really achy and antibiotics would not get rid of infection. ... (6 replies)
... Hi..wow, that's a long time to be dealing with the bronchitis. Have you been on meds for the bronchitis and are you on them for asthma? ... (1 replies)
... Also, for additional information, I have been fighting bronchitis off and on since this Summer. I seem to get rid of it and then a few weeks later its right back. Its extremely frustrating. ... (1 replies)
... I got the flu, passed that, then it become Bronchitis. I believe I am over that as well, but as I am a asthma patient I always sit with a bit of asthma and coughing afterwards for quite a while. I don't get fever etc anymore so I suppose the inflammation is gone.
What is the best cough medicine with a brongilator function to speed up my healing process? I suppose the medicine... (2 replies)
... Not being able to cough up mucus in the lungs won't make you die, but it could make you more prone to pneumonia, which can be serious in people your age with respiratory issues. I would be sure you have had a pneumonia vaccine to protect you. It will also lessen the frequency of bronchitis. There are ways to promote clearing the mucus, like thinning it with guaifenisin, a... (1 replies)
... The bronchitis is probably the cause of your O2 sat being lower. ... (1 replies)
... Hi my oxygen level is 92 is this bad, 6 months ago i had the flu now i have bronchitis will my oxygen go back to normal (1 replies)
I'm 41 year old male, no health problems, don't smoke, etc.
Since Thursday/Friday, I've been feeling really crummy...and all my symptoms point to acute bronchitis. I've had phlegm with coughing (phlegm colour: yellow), a bit of a rattle in my chest when breathing, slight shortness of breath, achyness, fatigue, headache, possibly mild fever. I'm not sneezing, no... (0 replies)
... I've had a cough for about 3 weeks, so I decided to go to the student health center today to get it checked out. I got the cough when my housemates were sick, then I got a cold which I guess turned into bronchitis :( I've been coughing a ton, have had chest tightness and general fatigue. The PA (Physician Assistant) is also pretty sure that I have asthma as well. Ugh. She... (2 replies)
... I had a bout of bronchitis about 6 months ago. I was cured in about 3 weeks. ... (0 replies)