... Recently ive been experiencing aches on my upper back where my lungs are located and near my ribs as well. Im a smoker but havent been smoking for long, about 3 months. ... (1 replies)
... After 3 months of being treated by various GP's with a plethora of antibiotics (all of which made me vomit) for several different infections from bronchitis to pneumonia, I was finally diagnosed by a specialist with Post TB bronchiectasis pseudomonas infection. I an underwent a very intensive 10 day treatment of I.V. Ceftazidime and Gentamicin. I was never told that I would... (0 replies)
... There's not any possible way to seek medical attention. I'm doing much better today then yesterday. The pain is mostly gone except an slow, dull ache in the middle of my back. ... (3 replies)
... I've had a cold for about a week now. It started with a tickling in my throat, then turned into post nasal drip, then came a stuffy nose, and then coughing. The stuffy nose cleared up first, followed by the post nasal drip, but the coughing has left my throat ragged and inflamed, and its affected my voice. They have been very hard coughs, where I can feel my ribs vibrate with... (3 replies)
I'm not a doctor but I have read that Lung cancer generaly takes years to develope, and can be a silent killer. When you do begin to have symptoms, that usualy means it has spread or grown to a larger size.
PLEASE take some advice from a current smoker, who has recently had part of their lung removed....You said you have only been smoking for 3 months, Your body is... (1 replies)
... I had pain right above my nipples, felt like both lungs were aching, not severe, just an ache for 24 hours, mild coughing with clear phlegm, the pain stayed in the same spot, never got worse, and it seems when I laid down on my right side the pain went away....took my temp it was 99.7....any Ideas on this?.....scared the crap outta me...though it was a heart attack, but... (0 replies)
... productive, sometimes clear mucus, very rarely small amount of yellow thick mucus. Lungs are very tight feeling. Occasional wheezing that feels like it is in upper chest. Pain can also be felt in middle of back. I started taking previcid for GERD. ... (1 replies)
My name is Kathi Smith. I'm a 51 year old woman. I've smoked for the past 26 years, about 6 cigarettes a day. I have mild COPD, according to a recent PFT test. I've suffered from chronic bronchitis since the age of 17. Recently, I started having isolated pain in both lungs...patchy pain...an ache, as well as an increased cough. I reported it to my doctor, and... (3 replies)
... I was starting to experience a dull ache in my sides, but the doctors discharged me. ... (1 replies)
... The fever has persisted for over two weeks now. I physically feel fine, beyond the fatigue and nagging pain under my shoulder blade and under my collarbone. The ache extends down my right arm and into part of my right hand. ... (0 replies)
... Often I have a head ache following one of these periods. Following a session I do deep breathing exercises taking deep breaths through my nose and exhaling through the mouth. ... (0 replies)
... Tricky one this but you might try and get your dr to look at fungal infection specifically Aspergillus sp. If your lungs arent working correctly its obvious your heart rate will rise compensating for increased work undertaken. ... (8 replies)
... I have GERDS. GERDS can cause copious amounts of phlegm and can come up in different consistancies and colors. The lungs and esophagus can fill with a fluid when they go into protection mode against stomach acid. ... (0 replies)
... hi guys i was hoping someone could give me a answer. I have been having a ache on and of in my back at the left around were4 my lung would be, no breathing problems, no wheezing, no shortness of breath and no cough at all. ... (0 replies)
... Doesn't look like many of us have been on site for a while. Perhaps all are busy with the Holiday's.
Weather has really changed, and guess this the time I'm really feeling it in my lungs. Very short breath. Even though Dr. has put me on Spiriva along with Advair, don't walk too far without struggling for breath. Chest really hurts when I first wake up in the morning. This... (45 replies)
... two days and step down unit for 2 more days. Thursday it will be 3 wks. and I was told by my surgeon yesterday it was going to be another month before the dull ache would go away. But I have horrible lungs so that is why it could have been so tough for me. ... (6 replies)
... If you are talking about a biopsy from the lungs I had that done. They go thru your nose to your lungs. You breathe something to deaden your nose etc. You are given something that puts you out. ... (7 replies)
... However in the last week my chest pain has increased its not high chest its low sides where my lungs are. It is a dull ache when i sit down, like a mild cramp, and feels like pressure, occasionally i have numb bubbling sensations in the left lung area. ... (0 replies)
... the bacteria and the bronchieactasis and what shows up as what on the CT scans, etc. I did ask my regular Doctor today about what it is that comes up out of my lungs every night when I lie down and he said it is coming from the bronchieactasis. I told him I wasn't feeling any better than before I took all those meds. ... (104 replies)
I am writing from the hospital on my fourth day after being diagnosed with multiple pulmonary embolisms in both lungs. I am 22 year old female, non-smoker, very active, and have had no previous injuries that would cause this to happen to me.
My symptoms started with very severe abdominal pain for the last 2 months. At first my Doctor thought it was ulcers. I... (5 replies)