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... Hi, does anyone know how long you are infectious for with a chest infection please? ... (0 replies)
... Thank you very much for your response. I really appreciate it. Actually, I went to my infectious disease doctor today, and she doesn't feel there is any worry of infection or pcp again, because my counts are so good. ... (3 replies)
... I WAS seeing an infectious disease specialist who treated my immune disease so naturally he treated what they thought was Valley Fever. ... (7 replies)

... G result, regardless of symptoms or signs, should be evaluated for TB disease before LTBI is diagnosed. At a minimum, a chest radiograph should be examined for abnormalities consistent with TB disease. ... (5 replies)
... gamma that is released is measured. This is a much better test than the skin test. ... (5 replies)
... is a common reaction for someone being told they have cancer", I said "You call it denial, I call it faith, until you know FOR SURE its cancer, don't tell me it is ". He just sort of gave me this look like, Yup, she's in denial. ... (7 replies)
... up in a few weeks. The doctor that saw me in the hospital in regards to the lung diagnosis, specializes in infectious disease... but I do not recall him mentioning this while I was there? ... (7 replies)
... I began posting here last summer when I found out that a 1.5 lung nodule on my RLL. This was found during a chest xry while I had a respiratory illness of some sorts. ... (7 replies)
... I am shocked they sent you home with the chest tube! I was in the hospital 5 days, but I had had the "Open" procedure, maybe thats why? ... (85 replies)
... d for surgery. I must mention at this point I had no coughing or weezing, I have suffered from extream fateigue, for years, and did have some twinging pain in my chest but nothing I couldnt handle. ... (45 replies)
... how hypocritical is that! ... (5 replies)
... Allegra, sounds like you have a winner in your doctor. You lucked up. I too experience chest pains. I am having chest pains periodically now. ... (110 replies)
... That's all for now. Thanks again for all your help. I've got to reread your messages and see if there is anything else I need to do. ... (237 replies)
... I am new on this Board and this is my first post. I hope you will read this lengthy message and maybe help me know what to do or at least give me some suggestions. ... (237 replies)
... I asked the lady who gave me my test results what causes blood vessel disease and she said,"age." I am only 50 and I don't consider myself old. Heck, my Dad is 92 and that is what I consider old. It seems everytime I have another test the test reveals some other disease. Gosh, it is frightening. ... (237 replies)
... I saw the Infectious Disease doc today. He reduced my Ethambutol from 1400 mg a day to 800 mg. I told him the Rifampin was tearing my stomach and esophagus up. ... (104 replies)
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Dec 17, 2003
... I think that any active TB infection is likely to cause fairly severe symptoms. ... (15 replies)


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