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... I went to pulmanologist last week. ... (1 replies)
Strange squeak?
Jan 31, 2008
... bronchitis like symptoms. Went to my family Dr. have been on 4 antibiotics, cortisteroid inhaler. Went to pulmanologist PA who prescribed another inhaler which I did not take as the side effects were not good with another health issue I have. ... (2 replies)
... ral effusion. A 3rd chest xray a week later showed about the same, then an ultrasound also came back with "moderate pleural effusion". The next week we went to a pulmanologist who said it was pleurisy that caused the effusion and he could hear the fluid in hubby's lung by percussion. ... (6 replies)

COPD or not??????
Feb 26, 2007
... a regular doctor wouldn't really know it the way a radiologist or pulmanologist will. ... (23 replies)
... Thanks both of you for your suggestions. Appreciated. I had a lung function test done last summer 04. It's always low, I don't know the numbers only see the graph. I do have heart arrhythymias (SP) so I cannot take albuterol with the test so it's just the first part, nothing to expand my b.tubes. I refuse a bronchoscopy as my husband died of lung cancer and watching him... (18 replies)
... I think I'm looking for the answer I WANT to hear and don't seem it hear it. I'm still having the crackling on the in-breath and a little wheez on the out-breath when I'm lying down. Again, this starts after I'm in bed with a click like in my throat, vocal cords, bronchial tube etc, not sure but I can hear it. Went to my regular MD, gave me anitibiotics to make sure I did... (18 replies)
... up ok. Being a specialist, I'm quite sure the Pulmanologist has checked for IPF. Reading up on the symptoms, I have none related to this disease. ... (18 replies)
... You know I really don't have any ashtma symptoms that I know of. Only when the Pulmanologist told me I had low lung function and stated it was some asthma-like condition. He also stated that since I was just getting over bronchitis, asthma can initroduce itself at that time. (I'm in my mid 60's, never had anything like asthma as a child). I also had the emphysema test for... (18 replies)
... I was diagnosed with low lung function 3 years ago when I had bronchitis. Pulmanologist had me do a lung function test. Don't know the exact number, however, on the graph, the line for my age, ht, wt, etc.. ... (18 replies)
... It's comforting to know others obtain low readings as I have the past 2 years. I was referred to a Pulmanologist for a"spot" on my right lung which turned out to be scaring from an old infection. ... (9 replies)




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