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... although not overweight in a way that should affect breathing. I attributed it to the anemia since iron carries oxygen and that was that. ... (2 replies)
... only 27 and he said the ER doctor did not really know what he was talking about and did more scaring than anything...my PH and all other Gas levels were OK...My oxygen level was at 90 which although may be a little low is not much to worry about...there could be error in obtaining blood, anxiety, etc that can relate to that... ... (8 replies)
... I hould add that my red blood count was fine, not even close to being elevated which would mean the body producing more oxygen cells, I am a 27 year old male I should add that as well... ... (8 replies)

... I should add they did take it from my wrist...I believe the PH and everything else was fine, just the oxygen...what is a venus stick?? (8 replies)
... I was having the CT done as a follow up because of some pains around the rib cage...also 3 months ago I had a scan that showed benign nodules in my lungs, I believe they were 2-3mm's..I have a great doctor that likes to follow up...There was no plueral effision or liquid found the lungs...also this time they said the nodules were gone...I should add I had the first scan done 2... (8 replies)
... invasive tool that is used initally to determine the oxygen content of your blood. It isn't a perfect tool and will sometimes produce an incorrect measurement. ... (8 replies)
... I was in the hospital today for some scans to follow up on other things, they did a blood work which showed how much oxygen I had in the blood, it came back relatively low...however the nurse had a hard time with my artery and had to pull twice... ... (8 replies)
Low Blood Oxygen
Aug 2, 2004
... The pulse oximeters could very well be false. They are definitely not the best way of getting an accurate blood oxygen reading. Cold hands will also affect it. ... (2 replies)
... the reading was in the 200 something range.....she said I had bronchitis and sent me home with albuterol. ... (1 replies)
... I recently woke up in the night with severe chest pains, massive shortness of breathe and my blood pressure plummeted. I ended up in hospital as the doc was worried. I had the works there - ECG, X-ray, CT scan - nothing was found except that my oxygen reading was 92 as opposed to the 98-100 they expected. I was referred back to my doctor for lung function tests as everything... (0 replies)
... or at least component of both. And my current PFT shows that. I also have bronchiectasis, which apparently, can also skew the reading a bit and have it show obstructive with restrictive...he says the restrictive part outweighs the obstructive. ... (3 replies)
... Good. I am glad your PFT test came back great. Congrats on quitting smoking! Your lungs will thank you later in life for it. (8 replies)
... Why were you having a CT done? Thanks. (8 replies)
... Have not been diagnosed with COPD, never really had an issue with breathing or shortness of breathe, wouldn; they see that on the CT Scan if there was something wrong with my lungs... (8 replies)
... Antibiotics are only good for 2 weeks accourding to my hubby's pulmonologist. As quick as your colds, ect drop into bronchitis, you might ask your doc to test you for Alpha 1 Antitrypsin Deficiency. please let us know what your doc says. :) (6 replies)
... airs to grab something, and for the first time ever, I noticed at the top of the stairs that I was gasping for air. That is REALLY concerning to me so I started reading all I could find. I notced that a shortness of breath is common with bronchitis so I wasn't too alarmed. ... (6 replies)
... I dont know if you are still reading the post since it says that you have been banned from posting. But just in case someone else has the same question. ... (2 replies)
Low Blood Oxygen
Jul 30, 2004
... In april of this year, I had a bad case of pneumonia where I went to the hospital for 10 days and was put on oxygen for a time afterwards. ... (2 replies)
... better for a period of time but then I go back to having problems, I would think if it was asthma I would have a longer period of time with good breathing and my oxygen wouldn't be dipping down so low with just a little exertion. ... (0 replies)
... ey were as helpful as they could be on a holiday weekend. It looks like I won't have any definitive answers for a few more days. They basically said keep him on oxygen just in case. I have been experimenting with our rental. I took my husbands pulse ox and mine. ... (4 replies)


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