... smoker and have never smoked and my doctor's office called this afternoon with my ct results. The test said I have a minimal collapsed airway with a small pericardial effusion. Does anyone know what this means and should I be worried? ... (0 replies)
... This isn't asthma or COPD for they are obstructive airway diseases. This is restricted airway diseases. ... (8 replies)
... My 20 Month old son has this disease and the doctor did tell me what it was. Is there and one that can tell me what I'm facing and what is to come of this. They say that he got this because he came 2 month early. Is the true I would jusr like some answer It scare me not knowing what to do for him Help
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... Vegas girl,
I have restricted airway disease and started on Albuterol/Atrovent nebulizer, singulair at bedtime only and advair discus.
I am only on the singulair at this point and it helps at night definitely. My breathing during the day is doing very well.
Yes a combo of the right drugs is important.
Ann (10 replies)
... Do you ever hear wheezes or noises coming out of there? I think maybe a sleep specialist might be wise in case the breath stopping happens at night. If it is needed, the doctor might prescribe a possibly life saving CPAP. (6 replies)
... s, it is really bothering me to breath normally because the pain is so strong, not that it is making it worse, only deep breaths make it worse. Just feel like my airway is restricted at the moment, it's awful. ... (6 replies)
... I was coughing up small amounts of blood here and there and also had what I call restricted breating.....like breathing through a skinny straw. My asthma was acting up and starting Advair helped tremendously. ... (35 replies)