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... Hi, I'm a newbie too. This is my first post. I too have scarring and nodules in my lungs and they were first discovered by accident during a kidney CT scan. That was back in 2005. I was told to stay away from sprays, smoke etc. and I probably would never have to be on oxygen (like my mom who has advanced COPD and Emphysema). My diagnosis was mild COPD with bronchitis. I was... (4 replies)
... Hi I am new to the board. I went for a ct scan to Ck on a clogged artery in my neck. Doctor decided to do a chest ct scan in addition to the neck. Chest ct scan showed 6 X 8 mm scarring and several nodules up to 4 X 6 mm. My PCP states we will follow up in 6 months with another ct scan. ... (4 replies)
Lung Nodule
Apr 18, 2014
... although I very much appreciate your words of comfort, I really stopped worrying about them after the second chest CT which showed no change except for the disappearance of two of them. They're just "there", and no cause for alarm, so there's no stress or worry involved. ... (3 replies)

... upper back that goes across and around the scapula and when I breathe in or out, I get pain in the upper chest under my collarbone. I do see a chiropractor for that, and 2 adjustments have eased it somewhat, but I'll for sure be going again next week maybe twice. ... (6 replies)
... moking a year or two ago. The basement seems like the cause and i cant even bring myself to go down there. My mother says its an infection since i felt a kind of chest compression, very light no pain but i can feel it. ... (0 replies)
... Thank you for your response. They took out the top part of his lung through his side, right beside of where his chest tubes were. Its strange because it is a constant pain doctors say he is ok. But he is in so much pain from it constantly doctors don't seem to care or listen. ... (6 replies)
... Did he have a thoracotomy where his chest was opened up to have the surgery and remove the area where his lung had blebs? ... (6 replies)
... My husband had a pneumothorax in February 2013. On super bowl Sunday. He spent 2 weeks in the hospital and his lung would not heal on his own. They put large chest tubes in. He had to have part of his lung removed due to blebs. ... (6 replies)
... First of all, see if you can talk your PC doc into prescribing a chest CT scan to see what's going on in there, if anything. There are many disorders that can cause shortness of breath, some serious, others not so much. ... (2 replies)
Lung Nodule
Apr 4, 2014
... Anyway, by all means have a second chest CT done to see what's going on with that single nodule, but I seriously doubt anything will come of it. The odds are all on your side. ... (3 replies)
... can behave similarly, and a serum ACE can be helpful, but sarcoid usually causes very enlarged lymph nodes in chest. Both are benign but can leave spots on the chest xray that are best followed up. So I wouldn't be overly worried, and the CT should clarify it, plus blood tests if your Dr thinks it appropriate. ... (3 replies)
... Hello, I had pneumonia and have had abnormal chest xrays ever since. The lung doctor wants to do a CT scan and I am worried. I also have allergic asthma. ... (3 replies)
... Hi. I have just come out of hospital after being diagnosed with PE. I am having a really tight chest and wheezing although my recent CT scan shows no sign of clots on the lung. It seems worse at night. My oxygen levels are fine and heart rate normal. ... (0 replies)
... You can post your CT scan results if you'd like. I would definitely request a copy of the report for your own reading and use. It can be helpful to see it for yourself. (3 replies)
... I appreciate your message very much lady bud. I asked the doctor if could be Valley Fever & he said he didn't think it was, and the pneumonia should be gone, so he's leaning towards a blocked airway. He said it's unusual. So, I don't know. I had a xray done in November that didn't have anything on it except some scarring possibly from pneumonia that I had 4 years ago. Then in... (3 replies)
Copd ?
Feb 28, 2014
... I was told i had COPD and Pulminary aterial hypertention a ways back , was taken away after seeing a specialist , 6 months later same symtoms and had a CT of chest done , and i do smoke for 25 years now and heavy . ... (0 replies)
... nyways, 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 days and decided to go to the Doctor. ... (2 replies)
... The other thing is the chest lymph node. ... (6 replies)
... Lung nodules aren't all that uncommon, but they do need to be monitored over time. Has your primary physician scheduled a second chest CT within the next 3 to 6 months, or at least recommended it? ... (1 replies)
Weak diaphragm?
Feb 14, 2014
... t fill out my lungs completely. Sometimes, the diaphragm doesn't move at all, and no air enters the lungs. That's why I often need to push, using my abdominal or chest muscles to get the air in. Once it's in, it has no trouble traveling through the airways, there is no obstruction at all. ... (0 replies)


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