... where to start OK over the past 2 weeks I have been noticing that when I do something other than sitting down be it walking up stairs or around the kitchen cleaning my lungs kind of burn and i feel out of breath once it comes on it can take a day to go back to being bearable again.I went to the hospital yesterday and they ran a blood test ECG and X-ray of my chest they said... (0 replies)
My Hiatal-Hernia definitely has an effect on my breathing.
What medication are you on that helps your H.H.
I am also Asthmatic and in 42 yrs have never left my medication off once, so I know its not that that has a bearing on my breathing.
Solofelix. (10 replies)
... ve developed an over sensitive chest area, perhaps in bronchial and esophagus. ... (10 replies)
... Doc thinks i may have picked it up from her. I do remember having a bad flu when she passed, maybe that was it. Doc also said that i was probably treated for a chest infection instead of TB. ... (2 replies)
... Hello and thank you for reading my post.
I have old TB. I never knew this until it was picked up on chest X-Ray a couple of years ago. Since then I am under a respiratory specialist. He said it was childhood TB. I have some asthma also.
It is dormant now, but the question I would like to ask does. Old TB mean I had TB ? and if I did how could it activate again? I get... (2 replies)
... octor...on the 1st of jan 2015 i went to him and gave him all my history, i told him that i was feeling that my chest is congested and as if some weight is on my chest not letting me breath fully,i also told him i had perfect breathing, and never felt like i was feeling now all day since i had smoking these years. ... (1 replies)
... Good evening. I've been trying to find some answers to whatever is going on with me all over but have come up with negative results. Maybe you all could assist.
Background- I am extremely fit, came from Washington State 2 weeks ago to Missouri State running 7-10 miles 4 times a week, religiously. I wear a heart rate monitor and I can generally maintain 190 bpm,... (2 replies)
... I had a ct scan, .,ordered by my sergeon. I had a chest x ray 6 mos. Ago that showed nothing unusual. The ct scan showed a nodual on my lower right lung.i had pnemonia about 4 years ago. ... (1 replies)
... I'm not sure that i'm posting to the right board. But does anyone have any experience with diagnosis and treatment of pleural effusion. i had chest pains and went to the ER. my heart is fine. But i have fluid around my lung. i'm going to see my primary care doctor tomorrow. Thanks for your help. ... (0 replies)
... Very common with chest colds/respiratory issues. You may not be fully recovered and may need an inhaler to help get over the hump. (3 replies)
... ccasionally have very light chest pains, but I can't confirm if it is coming from my lungs or not because it there is a pain when I grab the skin or muscle on my chest and no pain when I apply pressure. ... (0 replies)
... 36 yr old female. Have been smoking for 15 years, first 10 years 10-12 cigs a day; last 5 years a pack a day. I've always had problems with lingering bronchitis, even as a child. Had a really bad bout of bronchitis about 2 years ago. It lasted about 4 months. Soon after recovering I noticed that I was coughing up brown specks in my phlegm. I quit smoking 1 year ago. Still... (0 replies)
... Hello, i've been exposed to a chest CT angio with a DLP corresponding to a value of 273 mGy.cm and a CTDI vol of about 6 mGy. ... (0 replies)
... Hi I'm new here, my name is Brooks and I am petrified I am going to die soon. Please read and help me.
First off I am a SEVERE hypochondriac with SEVERE anxiety panic issues and always feel like I can't breath. I am a 39 male 6' 189lbs
and a heavy smoker for 20 years (1-2 packs a day). I recently (4 months) ago quit drinking and I am an alcoholic.
I had a chest CT scan... (2 replies)
... Did your Doctor take a chest X-ray? I would get one, as that would ease your mind about if it is or not your right lung. I have acid reflux and Gerd. I'm on medication and works great. Get that x-ray, see it it has anything to do with the lung, then let's talk more. Sorry to say, I know a lot about lungs. (1 replies)
... per back ache and an ache in my right shoulder blade area which i thought was just muscular. My right shoulder hurts if i do shoulder rolls and all the top of my chest hurts when i do this too. If i sniff or cough i get shooting pains in my neck for a second. ... (1 replies)
... Before I begin, I am a 25-year old male. 6'2'', 160 pounds. I've had arthritis since I was 13 and am currently only on Prednisone for it. I was on Orencia and Methotrexate until this started.
How This Started/Symptoms
On Nov 12, I woke up at night short of breath. Stayed up for a bit, fell back asleep, and woke up with it still there. It has been non-stop ever since for... (11 replies)
... I know this is an old thread but did you ever get a resolution? I'm a 23 year old male and have been experiencing the same symptoms since this past July. I've been to the ER 3 times I've had 4 Chest X Rays, 2 echos, CT Angio with contrast, CTa, 10 EKG's, spirometry test (96% of pred.), tested for Lymes, ANA and had an EGD. Every test came back fine (except for EGD, have... (1 replies)
... "Thanks for the good health wishes, I wish you likewise".
Actually I live in Ireland and was prescribed Nexium after an Endoscopy showed I had had an Ulcer also H.Pylori . My Hiatal-Hernia was also found at the same time but I was told it did not require surgery.
I now get Gastritis fairly often and between that and the H.H my breathing can be very laboured at times.... (10 replies)
... I live in Japan so am not sure the exact name of the meds in the states. I believe they might be Prilosec and Gasmotin.
Interesting thing about my condition is that I thought my symptoms were just a part of asthma for many years. Doctor's re-enforced this belief by upping my asthma meds whenever I felt bad, even if peak flow was okay.
Sounds like you can appreciate how... (10 replies)