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... The thing about the areas being abraded too thinly makes sense, but the bleb thing doesn't. My surgeon said he saw no blebs when he operated, which is strange. Maybe I had blebs that popped, and those were the ones that caused my collapses. I just really hope this isnt serious. ... (24 replies)
... It's possible that during the pleurodesis that some areas were abraded maybe too thinly where blebs may have been and air is between the lung and chest wall tissues. ... (24 replies)
... ray of your lung since surgery? ... (24 replies)

... I'd have to do more research in the procedure since it's done via scope. I don't know if the blebs are removed at that time or stitched or if there's stitching to the chest wall as well as pleurodesis. ... (24 replies)
... Regarding your thoughts.....totally understandable considering the very active life you had prior to surgery. It's not difficult to understand why when one had blebs on the lungs, it will eventually collapse given the right circumstances. You've had a surgery to hopefully prevent it from happening. ... (7 replies)
... If one lung has collapsed, it's many times that the other one will follow, so you'd want the one lung healed without causing undue stress on it during that time. ... (7 replies)
Subpleural Blebs
Feb 24, 2012
... Blebs on the right apex of the lung. Other fields of the lungs are are clear. Pulmonologist prescribed Spiriva supposedly to aid me in my breathing . Test results of retake of complete pulmonary function test or spirometry is NORMAL (2 replies)
Lung issue
Nov 18, 2011
... Hi...I had a thoracotomy done in 1975 for a right-side collapsed lung. The incision has definitely caused some nerve damage that causes some "confusion" as to what is scratched and where I feel it. Only normal, considering the incision itself through skin and muscle tissue, removal and reconnection of the rib, spreading of the ribs, removal of the blebs or in your case part... (1 replies)
... He would have had the blebs excised and stapled or stitched and then a chemical talc injected between the layers to cause abrasion so that they will stay together. ... (3 replies)
... my son had this same problem but chest tube dosent last surgury is the best the rumbling sound is things called blebs there like a crackling sound and when there popping thats when your in pain because air is coming out of them and collapseing the lung. ... (3 replies)
Collapsed lung
Sep 14, 2011
... Hi! It's good the blebs were you know what abrasion was used? ... (7 replies)
Collapsed lung
Jan 19, 2011
... is in hospital for a collasped lung due to blebs. He had the staples put in. Do they ever take them out? ... (7 replies)
Collapsed lung
Jul 12, 2010
... blebs,cause it to collapse (7 replies)
... Okay, so my right lung has collapsed 3 times for no apparent reason. Only one of those times resulted in a chest tube, and another time they asperated with a needle. ... (2 replies)
... The fact he said it was an "air bubble IN" your lung would NOT be a burp. I have what they call Large "Bullae" which are blisters of sort filled with air in and scattered on my lungs. ... (3 replies)
Subpleural blebs
Jun 29, 2008
... Another thing that could have caused his breathing troubles may have been from a lack of oxygen at birth causing early lung damage. You just never know what happened to him then. ... (9 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)
Subpleural blebs
Feb 28, 2008
... My pulmo told me that I should not fly because the change in pressure can cause the lung to collapse. He has grounded me until further notice. ... (9 replies)
Subpleural blebs
Feb 28, 2008
... So you CAN have lung issues without having symptoms as well. ... (9 replies)
Subpleural blebs
Feb 27, 2008
... eat. I am guessing that if they found them in June and didn't say anything that there is no immediate threat in their eyes. I have had and will continue to get blebs but mine are emphysema related. I had several blebs on my left lung before they formed into 2 large blebs, I had them for nearly a year. ... (9 replies)

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