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Hard mucuos plugs
Feb 23, 2002
... On the old board there is a thread on "hard mucous plugs"... ... (2 replies)
... smelling globs of mucous and bacteria that get caught in the back of the throat. They form in the tonsil crypts which are simply small pockets or divots that appear in everyones tonsils. ... (2 replies)
... tasis, bronchopneumonia infiltrates, nodular necrotizing sarcoidos and TB has been considered whatever that means. But unlike a lot of you I cannot bring up the mucous and it just clogs my throat making it hard to swollow food sometimes. If anyone has something and could tell me where to get it I would appreciate it. ... (2 replies)

... Its just weird, I find it hard to believe its Reflux. I never heard of redlux causing excess mucous and thick phlegm. Oh well, thats why I dont have my MD. ... (5 replies)
... test being off the meds. I would definitely keep the appointment for the challenge. If you do not respond, then I would start pushing hard for more answers. Prednisone is nasty stuff and horrible medicine to be on for any length of time. ... (4 replies)
... From then on generally unwell, he was looking a bit grey at times. A smell of mucous on his breath. ... (0 replies)
... Quite a lot of this sounds very familiar. im 42, male. Been have trouble getting a deep breath for going on ten years now. Also very hard to complete most yawns. ... (31 replies)
... Hi, I've been unwell for the past 2 weeks with something that started as a cold. Ive had symptoms of - 1st few days A dry cough (didnt bother me that much) after few days turned into a cough that had thick green phlegm, and some hard green phlegm in it, and I felt abit tired and had a really blocked nose as well with very thick mucousy stuff in it After a few days the... (4 replies)
... I am 72 year old who had my cancerous lung removed in second week of july. Would like to hear from others with same to compare notes on any problems you may have. I have a problem with hard to expell mucous & still pretty sore on back & shoulder area of surgery. lets hear from you . thank you. (0 replies)
Air Hunger
Apr 30, 2007
... at times when I feel my most desperate for breath. I get that clear mucous too. Strange stuff that I only associate with feeling this way. ... (26 replies)
Copd?
Apr 30, 2007
... de and I found a paved trail with no people, yea. I've always walked a lot but the last years of smoking I could barely go down the drive. When smoking, it was hard to exhale all the smoke, plus I would wake with my heart going crazy. ... (10 replies)
... everal months after the surgery. I had a doctor tell me to do the saline wash for sinus problems but that was before I got lung diseases. The salt water cleans mucous out of your nose, decongests, improves nasal drainage and improves the effectiveness of the nose's cilia hair cells. ... (237 replies)
... Here is the deal. Aug 17th I started having a bad nasal drip, sore throat w/ congestion. I had no fever or any other symptoms. My doctor told me it was a light sinnitus, and gave me amoxacillin (spelling?). The nasal drip and sore throat went away except the congestion. Aug21st I had a very tight chest and was coughing up green 'stuff'. So I went to the doctors and gave me... (0 replies)
Bronchiectasis
Mar 25, 2005
... abundance of mucous and also make it hard to cough up. ... (7 replies)
... er so naturally i get out of breathe. I am not sure how he reads the spirometry machine though. I stopped smiking last week and within 3 days of stopping NO MORE MUCOUS in the morning, and no more wheezing. Tomorrow I am going back for another test and will blow as hard as I can. ... (9 replies)
... doctor took me off the medicine but I think I still have the MAC. I was coughing mostly at night because I would have a tickle in the bronchial area and it was hard to get anything up. When I did, it would be a yellowish green color. It also was of a granular substance. ... (10 replies)
... ere of a granular substance mostly at night. Lots of nights I would have to keep a cough drop in my mouth all night to keep from coughing. And yes the phlegm was hard to bring up. It is almost like tiny tiny pieces of chalk or sand that you can actually crush between your teeth. One Dr. ... (2 replies)
... if that is what I have been coughing up that is of a granular substance...almost like chalk breaking up into tiny pieces. I asked the doctor if he thought it was mucous plugs and he said yes. ... (104 replies)
... s. Another thing that comes to mind is that what I may have is not very common, so the doctors do not come across a problem like this very often, which makes it hard to diagnose. ... (23 replies)
... Maybe he's having a hard time dealing with it. Guys are usually the ones that don't like to go to the doctor. I know you must be scared and worried..... ... (35 replies)


Associated Tags: breathing problems, fatigue, fluid on/in lungs, sinus

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