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Pleurisy treatment
Sep 25, 2015
... I have been told by a pulmonary specialist that only reason I am not able to pass breathing test could be dry pleurisy. This was back in the 90s. Now the chest and back pain has become constant again with the addition of shortness of breath. ... (0 replies)
... they took some xrays and everithing was clear and I was diagnosed with pleurisy well its been a month now and Im still experiencinng the same symtoms. ... (3 replies)
... n I breathe in, it feels really raw way deep down, like at the bottom of my esophagus. The breathing doesn't create any sharp stabbing pain, though, but I've had Pleurisy before, and the pain is similar, only far less severe than before. ... (0 replies)

... Hi, I would ask for a sputum test & have them send it to lab to see if there is anything growing from it i.e. mycobacterium. I have had 'all the symptom' you mentioned, and just recently, I also had night sweats, low grade fever, chest/lung pain left side over near heart, back pain, shortness breath, cough productive with same stuff being let up.... turned out I had ... (3 replies)
... back pain when breathing in. ... (10 replies)
... yep. NSAID's such as motrin and advil will help the pain. and so will deep breathing. (1 replies)
... i have had this pain in my back when i breath in deeply for months now. ... (1 replies)
... I had pneumonia for a month and now pleurisy for about three weeks. Dr. ... (0 replies)
Oct 9, 2014
... diagnosed as pleurisy. I saw my GP again yesterday, she listened, and said it was pleurisy without effusion. ... (0 replies)
... lay down, and was breathing shallowly as every breath made it worse. I don't know how to explain the feeling I have had with it, but it is not the typical sharp pain I understand most people get with pleurisy, but the discomfort was just as bad as any pain I have had. ... (0 replies)
... I would suggest that you ask for a referral to a pulmonologist. It sounds like there is more than pneumonia going on, especially considering the weight loss. Did they do a sputum culture, when you were in for pneumonis the first time? You made need a broncoscopy with washings, to determine if there is something going on, other than plain old pneumonia. Sometimes, Drs. get... (5 replies)
... weeks ago I went to he hospital with shortness of breath and chest pain and was diagnosed with pneumonia. They kept me, IVd me up with all the necessary antibiotics... ... (5 replies)
... ng out of the ordinary, which was a relief, but still kind of disconcerting. I say that, because it's really not that nice when you go to the hospital for chest pain and they give the "I dunno" response. ... (0 replies)
Possible Pleurisy?
Nov 26, 2011
... I am 22, Male. Around 2 months ago I got back from backpacking in Ukraine and Russia, so my sleeping pattern is still terrible. ... (0 replies)
... to cat scan that day. i go with his advice. i get the scan and while i'm still there, the nurse says, the doc is on the phone and "he wants you to get your ass back to the office now" didn't say why. ... (0 replies)
Lung pain
Dec 2, 2010
... My doctor said some of my pain sounded like Pleurisy. I guess it's nothing to worry about. I don't think he takes any of my problems seriously, truth to be told. ... (27 replies)
Dec 5, 2008
... I've had pleurisy on both sides of my chest and back. Its been 2 months so far. ... (7 replies)
Nov 26, 2008
... I am 22 years old healthy athlete in great shape , and I have had all the required testing done , everything came back negative , they say i have pleurisy that was most likely caused by my sinus infection i never got taken care of. IT is viral . ... (7 replies)
... than if caused by an autoimmune disease. General answers that I've seen say it's an average of 2 or 3 weeks, but can last up to a few months. I'm still having pleurisy pain and I've had it for 7 weeks now. I'm told mine is viral because all tests have come back negative. ... (2 replies)
... ut I don't like the way that makes me feel. It hurts so bad it feels like an effusion again. It's in my shoulders, rib cage, collar bone and even around to the back of my rib cage. It hurts with exertion. The only thing that seems to temporarily relieve it is a moist heating pad. ... (1 replies)

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