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... I have a paralyzed diaphram on the right side that has made my breathing extremely difficult. I also have COPD, NASH and recently been told that I also have Polycythemia. ... (0 replies)
Paralyzed diaphram
Oct 10, 2008
... I have been diagnosed with a paralyzed diaphram on the left side. I have great trouble breathing with any exertion whatsoever. ... (9 replies)
... In Feb. I was in the hospital with pneumonia later through a CT scan they found out I have a lower right collasped lung and a paralyzed diaphram, all this is scary to me. At the end of Apr. I will have to go and have a broncoscopy. My question is will the diaphram always remain paralyzed? ... (2 replies)

... Can someone send me, or point me to, the PFT values for an otherwise healthy person who only has a paralyzed diaphram? ... (0 replies)
Paralyzed diaphram
Jul 19, 2010
... e damage could possibly be permanent as mine is. My regular cardiologist ran a Flouroscope last October to show that over 18 months had passed and it was still paralyzed as well as elevated compressing the bottom 3rd of my lung. ... (9 replies)
... i have a paralyzed diagpram on right side,cant find a reason myself.told i had copd ,asthma, finally x ray showed raised diagpram . ... (9 replies)
Paralyzed diaphram
Mar 28, 2010
... I had a section of my left phrenic nerve removed with a tumor last year. As a result, my left diaphragm is paralyzed. How can I contact these doctors? (9 replies)
Paralyzed diaphram
Mar 15, 2010
... I too was told I had COPD. That diagnosis came along with my paralyzed diaphragm. I've been to the Mayo clinic and they confirm my belief that it was the problems with the diaphragm. My problems to worsened as I got older. ... (9 replies)
Paralyzed diaphram
Oct 11, 2008
... The doctor who determined that my diaphragm was paralyzed was against getting a pacemaker for my diaphragm. His reason being that there have not been studies done on the vagus and phrenic nerves. ... (9 replies)
... Jersey. He was supposed to have begun work with a Special Outreach program for kids this past September. But a medical mishap nearly killed him, and has left him paralyzed for life, on a ventilator and in very dire straits. ... (2 replies)
Diaphram,
Jun 11, 2007
... rays. The results are that I have a right paralyzed diaphram. I am scared and do not know what to do. ... (1 replies)
Paralyzed Diaphram
Dec 27, 2006
... then suddenly I can't seem to get a full breath of air and I feel winded just walking up a few flights of stairs....What a bummer... Anyway, I found out I had a Paralyzed Diaphragm and I am like, "What, how!".. anyway, I've been dealing with this for about a year and NOW I feel as if my condition is IMPROVING.. ... (22 replies)
Paralyzed Diaphram
Sep 20, 2006
... y I had shortness of breath due to the valve leaking blood. When I woke up from surgery I immediately was short of breath. They did a sniff test and it showed my diaphram is paralyzed in the down position. ... (22 replies)
Paralyzed Diaphram
Jul 28, 2006
... I was in St.louis for a month going through all kinds of tests. One test was another sniff test. It showed that my right and left diaphragm are both paralyzed now. After a month of tests and still no answers to what actually caused this i was sent home on a bipap machine and oxygen. ... (22 replies)
Paralyzed Diaphram
Jul 21, 2006
... I am so relieved to find there are people who can really relate to what I have gone through over the past 1 1/2 years. In March of 2005 I had a viral infection that left me not able to lay down to sleep for approx. 1 month without taking my breath away. My first visit to the dr. they put me on an antibiotic(biaxin I think). After about 1-2 weeks I was finally able to sleep... (22 replies)
Paralyzed Diaphram
Aug 21, 2005
... e Can Do Is Pray, And Hope They Can Find Out Why........that Is What I Want To Know...why...and Then They Say It Could Reverse Itself....if It Is A Nerve And The Diaphram Is A Muscle, How Could It Ever Reverse Itself On A 75 Year Old Man? ... (22 replies)
Paralyzed Diaphram
Jul 26, 2005
... Hi Lucy-- I'm sorry I took so long to reply. Thank you for answering my questions. :) No, I haven't had a PFT done yet, I had an appt., but chickened out, and cancelled it. Guess I'm just not ready for any more bad news. Now I'm scheduled for one on Aug. 5, and I guess I'll just go and get it over with. Then on to a Pulmo. :( Like your mother, my mom died of lung... (22 replies)
Paralyzed Diaphram
Jul 16, 2005
... Hi Deda, Good to hear from you. I returned to work July 5th after being off 4 weeks for the surgery, so I have been too busy to check back on the board. I will try to answer all of your questions. First of all, my daughter's boyfriend explained the "air" was probably really "gas" that formed during surgery if some bacteria got in my which is very common and mixed with... (22 replies)
... I was just recently diagnosed with what they call, "eventration of the right hemidiaphragm", which from what I read is the same as paralyzed diaphragm, and elevated diaphragm. It sucks, doesn't it? ... (22 replies)
... It's somewhat comforting to know I am not alone. I started experiencing shortness of breath in early Feb. First I thought it was a result of stress as I had to eliminate the only other job in my dept. and I was taking guardianship of my father who has a brain disease. I later thought it was a heart attack. After that was ruled out with a stress test that almost killed me,... (22 replies)




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