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... I've been reading with interest your messages and the replies you've received. I have had emphysema for several years now, and it continues to worsen. I started smoking at at 14 and quit finally Oct. 4, 2007. ... (17 replies)
Copd & emphysema
Apr 16, 2005
... as well as strong antibiotics, and of course oxygen. I dont know what kinds of regular meds your dad is on...but my dad was on nebulizer treatments 4 times a day... ... (19 replies)
Copd & emphysema
Apr 7, 2005
... lung capacity is good...compared to how bad it can and will get eventually....especially if he continues to smoke. ... (19 replies)

Emphysema Question
Jan 14, 2003
... I don't think anyone can tell you "in general" how long a person with emphysema will most likely live. I do know that if you quit smoking, it will advance a LOT slower and depending on your age and condition, you can live a very long life. ... (5 replies)
Emphysema Question
Jan 12, 2003
... if that person stops or has stopped smoking. Also, is death from emphysema always a hideously painful death? ... (5 replies)
... back pain which show signs of emphysema,december i had another one due to worsening pain which shew alot of emphysema changes. ive had a lung functions which were a little low but ok. ... (1 replies)
... to hear your going through all this! I have suffered a pneumothorax but it was after I returned home from having lung surgery. It's not only frightening but very painful to try to breath. ... (3 replies)
Subpleural blebs
Jun 29, 2008
... Wow, It amazes me how much animals and humans have in common, and also raises the question .....are bullae, and blebs really caused by emphysema and smoking? ... (9 replies)
... This is the only thing I can think of with the symptoms you are having. It wasnt painful when I had it, but my skin was sort of swollen in the area of my chest, if I pushed on it it felt like I had "rice krispies" under my skin. ... (3 replies)
... Sorry to hear of your difficulties. Bronchitis is a pain in the neck! ... (7 replies)
... Anyway, the last 6 weeks the cramps have become near constant and way more painful than they were, more like charly horses than muscle spasms... ... (3 replies)
... I am beginning to think I'll never get better. Every day I wake up, and the problem is still there. ... (2 replies)




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