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... Hi, does anyone know how long you are infectious for with a chest infection please? ... (0 replies)
... Thank you very much for your response. I really appreciate it. Actually, I went to my infectious disease doctor today, and she doesn't feel there is any worry of infection or pcp again, because my counts are so good. ... (3 replies)
... I WAS seeing an infectious disease specialist who treated my immune disease so naturally he treated what they thought was Valley Fever. ... (7 replies)

... G result, regardless of symptoms or signs, should be evaluated for TB disease before LTBI is diagnosed. At a minimum, a chest radiograph should be examined for abnormalities consistent with TB disease. ... (5 replies)
... of all people taking isoniazid to treat a latent TB infection ever have to stop therapy for liver related complications. Less than ONE percent! So don't worry about that. ... (5 replies)
... ell me it is. So you don't have to have the "classic symptoms" of MAC to have it. As a matter of fact Mayo clinic is using MY CT scan as a teaching tool for this infection because they were sure it was cancer. Plus the fact I had no symptoms of having a lung infection swayed them that way as well as the findings on the PET scan. ... (7 replies)
... up in a few weeks. The doctor that saw me in the hospital in regards to the lung diagnosis, specializes in infectious disease... but I do not recall him mentioning this while I was there? ... (7 replies)
... I began posting here last summer when I found out that a 1.5 lung nodule on my RLL. This was found during a chest xry while I had a respiratory illness of some sorts. ... (7 replies)
... I am shocked they sent you home with the chest tube! I was in the hospital 5 days, but I had had the "Open" procedure, maybe thats why? ... (85 replies)
... d for surgery. I must mention at this point I had no coughing or weezing, I have suffered from extream fateigue, for years, and did have some twinging pain in my chest but nothing I couldnt handle. ... (45 replies)
... but he said minimal and noted that it could still be an infectious process but suggested I go through with VATS because so far, the nodule is still indeterminate. ... (5 replies)
... Allegra, sounds like you have a winner in your doctor. You lucked up. I too experience chest pains. I am having chest pains periodically now. ... (110 replies)
... I have been busy and tired this week so haven't been back on the board - and the one day I tried, I couldn't get in. I could get on the home page, but couldn't get into any of the message boards. Has this ever happened to any of you? I thought that my infectious disease doctor was supposed to be the best where I live and he has said more than once to me that there were no... (237 replies)
... I too have a MAC infection in my lungs. This was found about 3 years ago this month. ... (237 replies)
... octor told me if I ever had another surgery to make sure I inform the doctors that I bleed freely. The lady who gave me the results of my test told me to ask my infectious disease doctor what I need to do about the Ischemic disease, maybe he might suggest a baby aspirin. ... (237 replies)
... I saw the Infectious Disease doc today. He reduced my Ethambutol from 1400 mg a day to 800 mg. I told him the Rifampin was tearing my stomach and esophagus up. ... (104 replies)
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Dec 17, 2003
... I think that any active TB infection is likely to cause fairly severe symptoms. ... (15 replies)


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