... I went to the doctor maybe a day or so later, and they checked my vitals and lungs and said that my levels were normal. ... (0 replies)
... Spitting up, I don't tend to cough at all with it which has made me think it's not lungs but perhaps my throat as it comes up so easily if you understand. ... (4 replies)
... Are you spitting up blood or coughing it up?
If your coughing it up it's probably lungs.
Best of luck. (4 replies)
... me etc and she had sent 3 letters explaining I needed an appt, eventually I was seen just before I came away, they took more bloods and I am awaiting a ct of my lungs and camera down my throat. ... (4 replies)
... ray of lungs which came up normal, recently attended 2nd hospital appt where I got further bloods and am waiting on another appt for CT Of lungs and camera down my throat, I am on holiday so the appt was postponed as they left it so late. ... (4 replies)
... ray of lungs which came up normal, recently attended 2nd hospital appt where I got further bloods and am waiting on another appt for CT Of lungs and camera down my throat, I am on holiday so the appt was postponed as they left it so late. ... (0 replies)
... CT features are suggestive of consolidation in lungs with vascular congestive changes and bilateral pleural effusion. Bilateral lungs are voluminous with segmental collapses of lower lobes. ... (0 replies)
... d spitting mucus. These coughing sounds seems to come from her chest. However, I took her to a pulmonary doctor, and from various tests it was concluded that her lungs were clear. I then took her to an Allergist, and again after various tests it was concluded that she did not have allergies. She is bedridden in a care facility. ... (0 replies)
... Hi all,
I'm 25 and i had pectus excavatum surgeries 6 years ago, using 2 metal bars to lift up my sternum and ribs. It was indeed very tough, and i had major inflammation along the metal bars. After the surgery, my breathing was severely affected. Most doctors just came to check my lungs, which is completely normal, so they really had no clue of what is causing my problem.... (0 replies)
... I don't know if it could unless you were maybe exposed to it 24/7?
Were you a smoker, have asthma, any pre-existing lung issues, etc?
Ozone definitely bothers my lungs, and it makes me feel nauseated and gives me a bad headache.
I switch off that part of an air cleaner.
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... Hi all,
about a week or so ago I had a day that can only be described as rough on the lungs. I painted a picture using oil paints (with paint thinner etc), foolishly smoked a few cigarettes, and later wound up vomiting due to too much alcohol. Since then I've had chest pressure, and a hot, prickly pain in my shoulders/back/neck.
I went to a walk-in clinic last night and... (1 replies)
... doctor had to say. He came in and started with the PET scan results confirmed the benign initial findings from the biopsy, however I had air in the lining of my lungs and was on my way to a collapsed lung. He had already scheduled me to go in an have a chest tube inserted to release the air. ... (4 replies)
... have they scoped your throat and stomach. How do your blood read. Have they scanned your lungs. Did they do a biopsy on your lungs ? ... (13 replies)
... They go on about anxiety or stress being the cause don't think they quite understand that breathing discomfort whether from my lungs or the rigidness from the abdominal distention creates the anxiety i spent year's believing all was down to ibs or ibd and dietry issues alone now i'm not so sure and think it's more the copd and possibly liver related just how do i get my doctor... (26 replies)
... I was recently diagnosed with Bronchiectasis! Most of the symptoms apply to me except coughing up phlegm! My cough seems dry and non-productive. I was sent to a Pulmonary Doctor and he ordered a CT scan and ex ray to come to this conclusion. I've also done a Pulmonary Function Test. Treated for a month with prednisone and a rescue inhaler. Now on Montelukast Sodium... (6 replies)
... I would think with your lung issues and bloating, the following are possibilities: I would wonder about your liver function and think you need to have liver enzymes checked along with ferritin levels for iron overload (hemochromatosis). This could relate to the brown marks on your arms and torso. Another rather uncommon thing would be alpha-1 anti-trypsin deficiency, which is... (26 replies)
... emphysema around 6 or 7 year's ago they performed the respirioratry test's and my lungs were like the lungs of a 78 year old man i'm on a symbicort 200 inhaler but it doesn't help much. ... (26 replies)
... to start OK over the past 2 weeks I have been noticing that when I do something other than sitting down be it walking up stairs or around the kitchen cleaning my lungs kind of burn and i feel out of breath once it comes on it can take a day to go back to being bearable again. ... (0 replies)
... My husband had coughed up blood tinged mucus, so went to emergency room, oxygen level at 60. Took chest xray, cat scan, he was spitting up so much blood could not keep oxygen mask on, intubated, took echo cardiogram, heart treat, took to ICU on October 12, still on October 24th the doctors don't know what it is.
Took 58 blood tests, all came back negative, so they have him on... (0 replies)
... I had a ct of my chest done on Wednesday to check my lungs because I had an abnormal PFT with extremely low DLCO, and prior to that, experienced low pulse-ox following a surgery (80's). I'm a non-smoker and have never smoked and my doctor's office called this afternoon with my ct results. The test said I have a minimal collapsed airway with a small pericardial effusion. Does... (0 replies)