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... I don't know what you mean exactly by "scope with pleurodesis", but the surgery wasn't made using a scope. It was a normal surgery in which the doctor made a chest surgery and removed all those blebs. ... (3 replies)
... What surgery did you have exactly? ... (3 replies)
... Hi..did he have the surgery done through scopes? ... (3 replies)

Lung pain?
May 31, 2007
... inches on your back because this is the only way to get to an upper left lobe or a bleb talk to your doc's ,ask them what or where will you cut ? ... (2 replies)
Collapsed lung
Sep 10, 2006
... Hi Vallie How is your husband feeling now, hope he is better I had the collapsed lungs to and it hurts. the surgery with the talc and bleb stappeling has so far worked for me it has now been seven months and I take it one day at a time. ... (26 replies)
Collapsed lung
Aug 1, 2005
... I can understand the emphysema since the lung cannot be fully expanded. ... (26 replies)
... ame is Mike and I'm a 17 year old male from new jersey. I'm just a tad over 6 feet tall and I'm about 145 lbs. I'm a distance runner and I had my first collapsed lung in the beginning of october 01 on my left side. Oddly enough, it happened in my sleep. ... (2 replies)
... The concern regarding rebuilding your lungs with protein intake is a moot point now. You have the power to maintain good lung function, and while the docs may be surprised at your interesting set of circumstances, you are young after all. ... (6 replies)
... Is there by chance anyone in your family who has lung issues or possibly a collapsed lung in the past? ... (6 replies)
... I had a chest tube for 8 days. over the next 2 years it happened to me 2 more times. Finally i had surgery. The dr said i had blebs on my right lung and the surgery was to scrape the inside lining, and use talcum powder to "glue" the inner and outer linings together so when a bleb burst, my lung wouldnt collapse. ... (3 replies)
... ter that i was okay until 2years ago, it collapsed again, just not as bad. 2 months later it did it again, thats when they told me i had blebs on my lungs. i had surgery where they use talcum powder to glue the inner and outer linings together, so if a bleb bursts, my lung will not collapse. ... (1 replies)
... They placed a tube in his chest and removed it 2 days later because his lung had expanded. ... (8 replies)
... Thoractomy is surgery....incision under the breast, around and up to under the shoulder blade of the affected side. A rib is cut, they're spread, the bleb area either removed or stitched up. ... (7 replies)
My baby sister
May 12, 2004
... r a month and a half and they don't know how to stop the air from leaking they don't want to do a big surgery that requires opening her chest and roughing up the lung so it could make a type of cover on her lung with blood so it could cover the hole and I was wondering if anybody has had this done or could it close by itself? ... (0 replies)
... left lung collapsed. ... (2 replies)
... left lung collapsed. ... (4 replies)
... left lung collapsed. ... (5 replies)
... I hope I can help you out. I had my first collapsed lung in 1993. It was on the left side. Was hospitalized for 12 days with chest tube. Hard time getting it to go back up. ... (8 replies)
What I know
May 18, 2002
... I am a 16 years old. I have had four "pneumos" in the past two months, three on the right and one on the left. After the second pneumo on the right lung I underwent surgery with a fiberobtics scope in which a bleb the size of a half dollar was cut off of the lung and stapled shut. ... (0 replies)
... the latest respiratory flu, etc. Now it's a crapshoot to guess how to live the next 6 months to lessen the odds it reoccurs as the statistics say it will per my lung specialist, the repair guy. ... (2 replies)




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