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... fib repair. He did excellent after surgery. Was extubated within a day, walking around, eating, making jokes. Coughing a lot but it was a productive cough. He got some oxygen. ... (0 replies)
... My mother has the same coughing issue since her upper right lobectomy. It is a very dry cough and happens mostly when she tries to speak. Her surgery was 8 weeks ago. If she lays down, there is no coughing. ... (2 replies)
... A lobectomy is usually a very successful procedure. Like any surgery, you will be pretty sore afterwards and will need to do lots of deep breathing and coughing after surgery to prevent a chest infection from developing. ... (10 replies)

... Long story short, he is a former smoker. Quit four years ago after a 40 year habit. ... (0 replies)
... I don't have an answer but saw your post and I have the same trouble but this happened after a total esophagectomy and stomach pull up. They tell me now that it is from damage to my right lung after radiation and surgery for esophageal cancer. ... (2 replies)
... find a good balance of treatment for both things at the same time. Fourteen months ago, my GERD stopped responding to treatments that had previously worked. My coughing and breathing got so bad that I ended up needing emergency treatment. I went to a new Pulmonologist. ... (6 replies)
Any ideas??
Jul 24, 2007
... So, as some of you know...I had a full thoracotomy and lobectomy six months ago to remove a benign tumor. Because I was coughing so much after surgery, I was tested for asthma and my tests came back negative. Multiple ct scans were done again...with contrast and without. ... (2 replies)
... then coming into a warm room caused it. But the same thing happened again yesterday afternoon. Temp was around upper 40's and after walking about 5 minutes later the same thing happened. I've never had asthma or breathing problems before. ... (1 replies)
... new model it seems to get a bit smaller. The newest one is really small. I checked it out at the PCD Family day last year. One thing that is fun that gets you coughing up stuff is jumping on a trampoline. It would be fun to get one. ... (35 replies)
... I know the battle that you are going through. I was taking 3 kinds of antibiotics, totaling 2400mg. a day. I took probiotics for my stomach/ intestinal problems twice a day. I took them for a year and a half. I lost 28 lbs., and, at times, felt like just throwing in the towel and giving up. However, God saw me through it, and, in the end, I came out a stronger person from... (2 replies)
... scovered I was getting blebs or polyps that spontaneously pop and create a hole in my lung and it will collapse. Instead of me having to be in the hospital month after month with this Spontaneous Pneumothorax they did surgery. ... (2 replies)
Dec 14, 2012
... and said I needed to do another scan. I asked why and that is when I was told their was a spot on my left lung. I was told not to worry it was propably nothing. After my second scan my dr called immediatley and told me I had nemourous spots and she was sending me to a pulmo dr. ... (2 replies)
... The surgery went fine and I recovered normally but that didn't make any difference and the episodes still come and go. ... (0 replies)
... Alleyway! are more informed than me! Yes, I will see if I can get the GERD surgery either 1) during transplant or 2) immediately after - the surgeon won't even consider it now. I'm on prilosec now and it seems to be working. At least I'm not cognizant of any reflux now (unless it's 'silent' and I don't wake up choking and coughing, which I haven't done for... (8 replies)
... better after taking the antibiotics. I just started having the exhaustion and coughing ugly looking sputum occasionally that led me to believe the MAI was active again. ... (85 replies)
... They instead did chemo and radiation to reduce the tumor and the chemo for a lymph node. She was had been coughing a lot and she always said it was "allergies", she smoked and work in resturants for 60 years, they said that smoking did not cause it but it did not help it. ... (50 replies)
... ray that was done before the surgery I had on my head. I had a nodule in each lung, emphysema, scattered larger bullae in a CT scan. ... (217 replies)
... I'm just...stuck. Part of me wants to believe it's just a bad bout of bronchitis and it'll go away after about three days on my meds. ... (4 replies)
... after doing some reading about atelectasis, i think that may be what i have. the surgery i had on my wrist consisted of a bone graft which involved taking some bone from my hip. ... (8 replies)
COPD test?
Mar 10, 2007
... she'd sit breathing thru a wet washrag to try to calm hers down...she died a few years ago...she'd had a heart attack, and had to have her valve replaced...then after a few years she died... ... (22 replies)

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