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Jul 6, 2014
... I will make a long story short. Been smoking about 40 years diagnosed with COPD and Bullous Emphysema a long while back. Anyway started coughing up streaks of blood and having some pain in upper left chest. ... (0 replies)
... I hope by now you have received more info from your pulmo dr, jellebeans. It does seem a CT scan is in order. BTW, lungs have no nerve endings and, thus, no pain. I have severe COPD/emphysema and am on 02, but never have pain, FWIW. Sending best wishes that you finally receive a definitive diagnosis. (7 replies)
... my lungs being a lot worse. im only 32 and dont smoke. i cant understand how i have emphysema,this is why i wander if ive been misdiagnosed.i have alot of chest pain and back pains and keep losing weight also. i dont think that could be emphysema? ... (7 replies)

Copd & emphysema
Jul 3, 2005
... well girls let me let you chew on this for awhile and see what you think about what a dr. and nurse did to me.three years of chest pain ,conjestion ,servier swelling all over,i was actually drowning in my on fluids. ... (19 replies)
Copd & emphysema
May 17, 2005
... Sounds just like my father before he went. Unfortunately, all doctors and hospitals can do at this point is try to keep pain at a minimum and keep the patient as comfortable as possible. Seeing as there is no cure for these horrible sicknesses. My father chose to come home and die. ... (19 replies)
Mom with COPD
May 25, 2012
... Hiya, Firstly I am so so sorry to hear of your situation, a lot of people I think don't realise how horrible Emphysema is. ... (2 replies)
Mom with COPD
Mar 26, 2012
... Hi I am new here. Just looking for answers or maybe just needing to vent. My Mom was diagnosed with emphysema about 15years ago. She is now 72years old and I feel is starting to fade. ... (2 replies)
... i wasn't moving air well at all. both times at the ER both docs tell me i have copd and emphysema. i freak out because both grams died of emphysema related disease. ... (0 replies)
Help for copd
Sep 26, 2010
... I understand how you must feel I was diagnosed with emphysema this summer. I also have had asthma since the age of 5. I am now 65. I can tell you that pain is associated with it. Hopefully, it will lessen for you as you go along. I have found help using acupuncture. ... (4 replies)
Help for copd
Sep 25, 2010
... isease is a group of diseases that includes asthma, bronchitis,emphysema, and bronchiectasis. At one end we have asthma, at the other end we have pure emphysema. Copd is the major cause of disablility and death in the USA. Two or more obstructive diseases may be present at the same time. ... (4 replies)
... hi there, i origionally had an xray due to chest pain which show the signs of emphysema,my gp said it was nothing to worry about and it was cause i was just skinny that the images showed up that way!! ... (10 replies)
... off left sided chest pain for the last year but to be honest i know pretty much nothing about lungs and heart etc so is having the echo done reliable then do you think? ... (10 replies)
... Sorry I almost missed your post, CL43. There was no pulmo rehab where I lived when first diagnosed with COPD so I can relate to your problem. It sounds like your dr. ... (11 replies)
... Hi Star Light. I was a heavy smoker for 45 years and should have quit when my mom developed emphysema, which I now have. This was diagnosed by full pulmonary function tests and I recommend you request these. The two major forms of Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (COPD) are emphysema (little coughing/mucous, but severe shortness of breath) and chronic bronchitis (a great... (5 replies)
... m. But what was suggested, using Foradil instead of Advair would be better for your father. It has less side effects. And it won't cause oral thrush which is a pain to deal with. Advair is more drug company and doctor friendly than patient friendly. ... (11 replies)
... Smoking is bad for you. Leads to many respiratory problems. I have seen a lot of people with COPD and Emphysema that they got from smoking waiting on a lung transplant list to save their life. To get listed they had to stop smoking and be nicotine free for 6 months. ... (1 replies)
... Sorry to hear of your difficulties. Bronchitis is a pain in the neck! ... (7 replies)
... I am always shocked at how doctors are so quick to put a COPD diagnosis on someone when they are not quite sure of the problem. ... (3 replies)
... lung disease more commonly known as COPD Emphysema.I was forst diagnosed with emphysema 7 years ago. ... (19 replies)
... lung disease more commonly known as COPD Emphysema.I was forst diagnosed with emphysema 7 years ago. ... (19 replies)




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