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... 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)
... plus you have pleurisy which takes longer to get rid of. ... (5 replies)
... I couldnt understand this, but my doctor said it was likely to be pleurisy that had perhaps gone undetected, and gave me three courses of antibiotics plus pain killers over the 7 weeks its been from then up to today as i type this. ... (1 replies)

... how long does pleurisy take to heal (0 replies)
... how long does pleurisy last (2 replies)
... how long does pleurisy last? ... (1 replies)
Aug 22, 2005
... How long does it take for this to go away. The pain has eased up, but not completely. ... (2 replies)
Painful Pleurisy
Oct 17, 2016
... the grocery to get basic stuff I was out of...did not think I was going to make it home. Was so weak...pain was worse...kind of disoriented as well. Wondering how long this lasts. Need to get back to work. Any ideas as to how to make this go away other than what I am doing? ... (0 replies)
Mar 2, 2010
... Did you ever get your pleurisy resolved? ... (7 replies)
Mar 15, 2009
... how long does pleurisy take to heal (0 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)
... I had pleurisy earlier this year. It lasted approximately 3 months. Even after a regiment of antibiotics. It was very painful the entire time. I have COPD. ... (1 replies)
How common is it?
Oct 20, 2007
... t get a "worst case" diagnosis and all was taken care of with a few meds. I'm sorry to here that you haven't been feeling well...and with no word on your biopsy. How long has it been? ... (91 replies)
... Sorry for the long post! ... (6 replies)
... Hi everyone: I used to be an avid poster/reader on this board and now had to re-register as I havent been here in a while! Hoping to get some advice/answers for this as its literally making me crazy. I was diagnosed w/pluerisy approx. a months ago after being miserable for much longer with pain and discomfort in the middle of my back/right side. It started with just a... (0 replies)
... any ideas how long the viral form of pleurisy can take to fully recover from? ... (1 replies)
Oct 5, 2003
... I was diagnosed with pleurisy in August. At first I had sharp, stabbing pains in my chest when I breathed. Now I experience a dull pain when I breathe. ... (3 replies)
... I had pneumonia for a month and now pleurisy for about three weeks. Dr. ... (0 replies)
... the mistake of running outside when the pollution levels were really high once I thought I was better. That's when I ended up feeling this pain, I don't remember how long it lasted. The pain wasn't debilitating for me though. You may want to read up on something called Pleurisy. ... (2 replies)
... igraines, diabetes, and sleep disorders, all of which have left me quite inactive. As ominous as all my conditions sound, the one that bothers me the most is the pleurisy pain. ... (1 replies)

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