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... I think it would be darned near impossible to keep your son from getting a sponeaneous pheumothorax. At least he's living life..... ... (7 replies)
... have you been tested for the rare heredtary form of emphysema, since you are so young and have been through so much, I would think your doctor would test you and have you on a list for a lung transplant. ... (8 replies)
... Then eventually after 3 tubings while in the hospital, had the thoractomy. This happened in 1975 when I was 21. ... (7 replies)

Collapsed Lung
Aug 7, 2004
... Howdy Fellow "pneumas".. Im looking for some information on HOW the collapse is happening. Do you all smoke? ... (7 replies)
Collapsed Lung
Jun 14, 2004
... rip, to always be aware of the surrounding hospitals, it can virtually be life threatening, although it is not common, normally one will go down and the opposite lung will be strong enough to stay inflated. ... (7 replies)
... Hi, thanks again for the response. To answer your questions, my actual pneumothorax on the left side was about 13 years ago, and healed itself. It was definately different and worse than what I'm having now. ... (10 replies)
... but I didn't know what they were... ... (10 replies)
... I know the battle that you are going through. I was taking 3 kinds of antibiotics, totaling 2400mg. a day. ... (2 replies)
... and they put in a chest tube, 11 days later I was released from the hospital only to have it collapse again a month later. This time they discovered I was getting blebs or polyps that spontaneously pop and create a hole in my lung and it will collapse. ... (2 replies)
... Thanks, I try to stay as healthy as I can. I just turned 52 in March so staying healthy now will hopefully help me out later on. ... (7 replies)
... The lung then heals to the chest wall becoming "one". ... (7 replies)
Need Advice...
May 4, 2011
... Okay starting in 1997 I was in 11th grade in my Algebra 2 class and I feel a pop in my chest and almost immediate severe stabbing pain in my chest.. I go to a urgent care and they take an xray and tell me that I have a fluid buildup around my heart, give me medication and send me home. ... (0 replies)
... Well we had my sons sweat test today at childrens hosp in boston and it was negative. The dr didnt seem to think he had CF but still wanted to rule it out. ... (1 replies)
... I know, I thought it was a good thing, too, but they were a bit confused at first. lol It does make sense, though, with one lung only half working that my O2 level would be a bit lower. ... (6 replies)
... LOL..I would think it's good your 02SAT level remained high. Did they do blood gasses as well? ... (6 replies)
... you think it could be anxiety? ... (2 replies)

Associated Tags: breathing problems, collapsed lung, infectious disease, lung disease, lungs, thoracotomy

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