... They do the usual ordeal of putting in the chest tube. I'm there for a few days. There is absolutely NO progress in the lung healing. ... (1 replies)
... green colour. I get a tickle at the back of my pharynx which makes me talk funny. Even breathing heavy would give me a tickle. My doctor gave me antibiotics for five days, they have done nothing to help. I would like to know what next step should be. ... (1 replies)
... However, sometimes I cannot cough up anything, its just dry cough. ... (0 replies)
... I have had this cough for over 6 months now. Have been to DR. and specialist to no avail. It feels like I have something stuck in my chest and it feels heavy or tight I guess you would say. I get spells of coughing where I actually feel like I am going to not be able to breath. Then I am gasping for air. ... (1 replies)
... Hi Murphy!!
It's great to hear from you again...I am sorry that you have ben having such a "mysterious" time as well, Sarcoid does seem quite scary nd confusing, due to the lack of research on it.
I am scheduled to havemy PFT on Thursday, bu tuesday, I am having sugery to biopsy my cervical node and of coarse, for the first time in 9 months has gone down somewhat in size! ... (19 replies)
... neck. I have the feeling that I just don't get enough air when I breathe and sometimes have to do a dry cough and a really big inhale to feel like I'm getting enough. This dry cough has become a pretty constant thing. ... (3 replies)
... Ok, so I have had lung problems my whole life.
Hospitalized twice as a kid for pneumonia, and it seemed that once a year I got bronchitis. I also had trouble running in gym class, my lungs would feel prickly and I would have to walk. Most of this went away as I grew up.
Fast forward to 2 years ago, when I started a new job. I have gotten sick like clockwork every... (0 replies)
... whatever I had was just a little infection, and I have just begun more treatment with Biaxin today to sese if it will help me again. This cough and these worsened breathing problems feel a whole lot like what I had months ago, and part of me is scared that it may be being caused by a blood clot. ... (4 replies)
... i developed a cough with a cold sore throat etc.. back in march this year. ... (3 replies)