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Lung Scaring
Nov 25, 2003
... htly irritated, when I had the CT done I was having some sinus problems and a cough which eventually led into an infection respiratory wise. So what does it mean lung scaring? ... (1 replies)
Lung Scaring
Nov 26, 2003
... Normal lung tissue is nice and stretchy. ... (1 replies)
Lung nodules
Oct 11, 2012
... f lung.. i am now being sent for a cat scan.. to see what is to be done next.. here is my story.. I do wish u the best and hope u get better soon..this also is scaring me to death.. ... (12 replies)

Lung biopsy
May 24, 2011
... I was told today that I will need a lung biopsy so next week I will be meeting with the surgeon. ... (1 replies)
... Also I must note that I had a lung CT just three years ago and the nodules were not there at that time. I have not had any chest colds or anything like pneumonia either. ... (1 replies)
... Three weeks ago, I was diagnosed with pneumonia and put on Biaxin for 7 days. I went to the dr. today with a slightly worse cough, low-grade fever and the x-ray showed that pneumonia was still in my lower left lung, but now also in my right lung. Dr. said that biaxin should have taken care of the pneumonia and is concerned that it didn't. She wants to send me for a cat... (5 replies)
... Obviously you can't "breath down" toward the stomach and as a result my right lung is a bit collapsed up. ... (10 replies)
... Yes your Mother did write it down wrong she was probably very upset you did spell it right it is interstitial lung disease. ... (7 replies)
... I got the CT scan results back, all of the nodules are stable and I was told that they are likely the result of scaring on the lung. Exposure to toxic's at work and smoking were the likely cause. The good news was it is not cancer in the lung. ... (5 replies)
... Does the Doc think he might have had a collapse of his lung that can cause scaring and he will be short out of breathe. good luck and god bless you for your strength. ... (48 replies)
... kea, Pleurisy can be caused by a viral infection. Have the doctor's ruled out Valley Fever? Please ask your pulmonologist what his findings are. You may want to get copies of your report to bring to any followup appts. with your primary. As far as the weight loss, you are going to have to be aggressive with your diet to make sure you don't keep losing. I would suggest... (6 replies)
... ray in august or sept. to see whats up...but this is scaring me with the pain and repeated broncitis I keep getting and the cough everyday..and weight loss..ect.. just wondering what to do next.. ... (6 replies)
... Thanks Canyon..I dont have the test in front of me..This test I had done was 2 yrs ago..I pushed for the Pft test b/c i freaked out when I saw Intersitial chages I automatically thought IPF..So she said Pft would show exactly as to what the lungs are doing..1st round without the breathing treatment was wondeful 2nd round with treatment was the same no change "then again I... (50 replies)
... re. I will never have another without contrast and this was a brand new machine. Was put on back and then on stomach which is the new way to do it. I don't think scaring and fibrosis is the same thing. Fibrosis is stiffening of the lungs and I am not sure they show up the same. Interstitial just refers to the area. ... (50 replies)
... i took the cat scan and the dr said i had mild lung scaring on top of one of my lungs. ... (8 replies)
... Can a CT scan always catch lung cancer or can it no appear on the scan, we are talking about two scan with three months in between and shadow on lung is still there, is it possible it's just scaring from a bad cold or is there a chance that the CT scan missed the cancer. ... (0 replies)
... Im hoping that its nothing, maybe some scaring on his lungs, or an infection, wich may already be gone, or a swollen glad or something in his throat. ... (11 replies)
Lung Scars
Sep 8, 2003
... she has no shortness of breath. However the CT Scan revealed moderate scaring on her lungs, but he doesn't know from what. They now want to perform a bronchoscopy. ... (4 replies)
My first posting.
May 20, 2012
... that something was wrong in mid October 2011. Discomfort in the chest made me see my GP. She sent me to a cardiologist who did all the usual xrays, stress and lung function tests. ... (0 replies)
... I went to my doctor a couple of times this month too. My xray showed something abnormal in my left lung so she ordered a ct scan. My dr. told me that the scan shows scarring to my left lung and she's referring me to a pulmonologist. ... (0 replies)




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