It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Message Board


Lung & Respiratory Disorders / COPD Board Index
Pages: 1 2 Showing 1 - 20 of 36 for lungs scaring. (0.025 seconds)


... The lungs can remove debris from themselves like tar and dust, I've heard that scaring or actual tissue damage is not repairable. ... (1 replies)
Lung Scaring
Nov 26, 2003
... A really bad infection could remodel lungs to the point where there's some scarring visible. ... (1 replies)
... have been told by my pulmonologist that I have mild COPD. Haven't smoked in 30 years. I just saw my gastro. dr. and he told me that acid reflux has caused the scaring in my lungs. Has anyone have any information on that theory, or has the same dx? ... (1 replies)

COPD and exercise
Jul 30, 2013
... ray which showed a lot of scaring on both lungs? ... (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
... ill need a lung biopsy so next week I will be meeting with the surgeon. What I was told he will make a cut between my ribs and a sample will be collected from my lungs because my lymphs are enlarged and there is scaring. How many incision will they have to make and the recovery time in the hospital ? ... (1 replies)
... I also have COPD from a farming accident as a kid so I have lung scaring on top of it. ... (10 replies)
... I have a problem. It's not exactly the most common problem, however it's starting to physically affect me to the point of actually scaring me a little. Since last Christmas I have been afflicted with a weird set of problems. ... (5 replies)
... ray and there were spots on botnh lungs. They were symeterical and my Dr. thought this very unusual and believe that it could be scaring but said he was very concerned. He has sent the pictures to be read by out side radiologists and has offer little other advice. ... (0 replies)
... ight it is interstitial lung disease. I have it also along with fibosis that is scaring in the lungs along with hypertension which is high blood pressure in the lungs there are over 200 causes for these diseases most of which is from chemical exposure, smoking, and genetic inhereted. ... (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)
... ray indicated my lungs appeared to not be dispelling air properly. ... (19 replies)
... Hi, Howitt44, Thank you for your replys on both boards. Also, I just read one of your postings "COPD test?" from back on 7/06 also questioning C.O.P.D. See your post below "Is there any certain tests the doctor performs to diagnose COPD? I guess I'm a little paranoid. I was diagosed with asthma about 2 years ago and at times I just feel like my medications are not... (19 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 of lungs and found 3 nodules ..biggest is 5mm.. ... (6 replies)
... 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.. ... (50 replies)
... The coughing can scar up the lungs that is a given. Your PFT test should show if you have asthma. ... (50 replies)
Some advice please
Apr 10, 2006
... whats really scaring me is i am developing a cough and i normally never have a cough unless I have a cold or something which i dont. ... (4 replies)
... They have diagnosed her with constrictive bronchiolitis. There is alot of scaring in her lungs and damage. She is able to work still and is doing fairly well considering her condition. ... (2 replies)
... Kitten, You REALLY, REALLY need to go back to the doctor, A hospital would be better. :eek: Your lung symptoms sound just like when my hubsand had pneumonia. Please go in as soon as possible. Pleas let us know what they say. :angel: (3 replies)


Associated Tags: clean lungs, heal lungs

Pages: 1 2

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:31 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!