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... I have many health problems but as of the moment I am very concerned about a message I got from my pulmonary doctor. ... (0 replies)
... rays done and they said he had scar tissue on his left lung. Now they want him to have a CT scan. He is 51 and a none smoker. He used to get Bronchitis a lot when he was little. His parents smoked. ... (2 replies)
... I am looking for opinions on a condition I have had for the past 14 years. ... (2 replies)

Lung nodules
Jul 1, 2004
... if the acid is brought up and then accidentally goes down the windpipe. If this happens a lot, over time, you can form areas of scar tissue on the lungs which can look like nodules. ... (2 replies)
Need Advice...
May 4, 2011
... xray and tell me that I have a fluid buildup around my heart, give me medication and send me home. The very next morning we have a call on our answering machine the urgent care telling my parents to get me to the hospital ASAP that the radiologist finally read the xray and I actually had a collapsed lung. ... (0 replies)
Need Advice...
May 4, 2011
... xray and tell me that I have a fluid buildup around my heart, give me medication and send me home. The very next morning we have a call on our answering machine the urgent care telling my parents to get me to the hospital ASAP that the radiologist finally read the xray and I actually had a collapsed lung. ... (0 replies)
... yrs ago I became very ill with pneumonia that all settled in my left lung . the infection then formed an abscess.. Well after all said and done I was left with a scar a little bigger than an egg in my lung.. They called it a lesion.. ... (0 replies)
... Hello Dizzy09, Once the CT scan is done, it will give the doctor a more detailed picture on your dad's lungs. Even after a cat scan is done, there will be more waiting. Were the tests ordered by a pulmonary doctor or a regular GP? ... (2 replies)
... Hi dizzy, I just joined the healthboards and was looking for information on my own problem when I found your posting. I am hoping you have some answers since you posted this and that the news is good. ... (2 replies)
... If the doc isn't worried and isn't talking about tests to figure out what the scar is, then no, you shouldn't worry about it. ... (4 replies)
... Thanks so much for the info. I don't mind that it's a long message. I think it is great to learn more about what can be causing problems. ... (18 replies)
... that I would sometimes wheeze when I was doing my daily exercise routine and had even asked my doctor about it during a visit. He could not hear anything out of the ordinary. ... (18 replies)
... You probably need to start a new message thread with your question. You will be more likely to get answers. Give your thread a good title so people will read it. There is also a good message forum at www.copd-support.com. (18 replies)
... Since everyone is on the subject of scarring of the lungs.Maybe someone can explain to me what this means........Ok had penumonie a while back in my left lung.Xray stated I had Chronic changes Bilaterally... ... (18 replies)
... l, she didn't seem overly concerned. I don't really have shortness of breath anymore as I have been exercizing, trying to lose weight. She wants me to continue on Advair, nasal sprays, Nexium for acid reflux and come back in June unless I have symptoms. ... (18 replies)
... I have posted on this board before, but it's been many months. I had shortness of breath all the time. So I've been the rounds of tests, etc. with a really crummy pulmo. Kept saying it was asthmatic lungs, but had no explanation for SOB all the time and NO asthma attacks. ... (18 replies)
... My 85 year old father has a small "shadow" on his CT scan that is going to be biopsied next week. We are all scared to death. ... (1 replies)
... at episode, however, he developed some pretty severe shortness of breath when he does anything but sit still. All kinds of heart and lungs test have been made. The pulmonologist says that his CT scan shows some "shadow" on his right lung. ... (4 replies)
... Not personally, but you can get scarring and persistant abnormal findings on xray for awhile or even permanently after some lung infections, especially Valley Fever. ... (3 replies)
... Hopefully you've seen a pulmo by now. They could be granulomas, just scar tissue from a previous infection. ... (2 replies)


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