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Could it be COPD?
Aug 31, 2014
... I am completely freaking out about the thoughts of possibly having COPD or some other serious lung condition. I was given a spirmeter test and it showed a mild obstruction. My Dr told me it was nothing to worry about and could be from a asthma flare up. ... (5 replies)
... n my few first ones were seen on my spinal MRI, I was really scared. Now my lungs filled with scattered enlarged lymph nodes and few places with fluid. I failed lung function test and was diagnosed with Carbon dioxide on my lungs. ... (3 replies)
... Hi am hoping someone can help me,am a 40year old lady have smoked since I was 12,been having lung problem for 2 to 3 years but lately things have got alot worse,chest,shoulder and back pain ,recently on chest xray then ct and have just found out I have multiple nodules on both lungs measuring 2mm each,am very scared as have a 12year old that needs me and has nobody else,am... (1 replies)

... All the fluid was drained in the hospital, about 1.5 liters. The tube put in to collect any fluids is in place. I felt too scared to go into another surgery now. I am checking with my previous breast cancer doctor for a second opinion. Perhaps the fibrous core can be treated. ... (5 replies)
... I was sick with an upper respiratory virus (?) so MD did chest X-ray, lungs were clear except for a 5mm nodule on left lobe. This was September 2012. Primary care decided to send me for a CT scan, report stated that a 3mm nodule was seen on CT scan at the superior aspect of the Left lower lobe. No mention was made as to the borders, calcification or any other... (0 replies)
... CT scans are Expensive (& potentially deadly though the risk is small, still, there is no 'safe' amount of radiation). I think you deserve a written explanation of the two CT readings: 3mm vs 4.7/4.6mm. sf editted to add: last resort: arrange for your own private pay CT scan, but I don't recommend that until you've exhausted all alternatives including waiting ahh,... (3 replies)
... One last bit of information I quit smoking 7 years ago. (3 replies)
... I was sick with an upper respiratory virus (?) so MD did chest X-ray, lungs were clear except for a 5mm nodule on left lobe. This was September 2012. Primary care decided to send me for a CT scan, report stated that a 3mm nodule was seen on CT scan at the superior aspect of the Left lower lobe. No mention was made as to the borders, calcification or any other... (3 replies)
... d doctor said scan showed something on his lung, and that he needed to have an immediate Pet scan the following Monday and possible surgery to remove part of his lung on Tuesday. My husband had to remind the doctor of his prior lung nodule, and asked how he could suggest surgery without any comparison........... ... (0 replies)
Lung nodules
Sep 28, 2012
... I read you'r post i also have the same problem only my nodular is 9x12 i smoke, but the place i worked in has asbestos,you need to go to a pulmoary doctor, they are going to do a bronchoscopic biopsy to see if it is cancer, because of the size of it they think it is cancer, where i am with it right on, it's in god's hand's if this is his will, who am i to argue with him, try... (12 replies)
Lung nodules
Sep 11, 2012
... i have a heart condition nodules showed up in may and just was released from hospital the 3 i had grew and then they said well over 12 now. still in pain and trouble breathing very tired too go to pulmonologist tomorrow found them on cat scan just scared oh and have fatty liver too (12 replies)
... on my left bottom side, they did see i had a partially collapsed lung. i did have surgery for a cyst on my ovary in june. so blood work was good. now upset and scared to have cat scan.. i feel good i am not tired.. i eat well.. i also dont smoke any more. ... (0 replies)
... on my left bottom side, they did see i had a partially collapsed lung. i did have surgery for a cyst on my ovary in june. so blood work was good. now upset and scared to have cat scan.. i feel good i am not tired.. i eat well.. i also dont smoke any more. ... (0 replies)
... days prior they gave me and ekg and the doctor said he saw abnormality in my left lung so I went for a CAT scan and they said I have a nodule in my upper left lung but they dismissed it saying I can get a recheck cat scan in 9 months to a year from now to see if the nodule grows.. ... (1 replies)
... Hi Gumbyu I wouldn't worry too much. I have several nodules in my lungs which were found incidentally when I had a ct scan 2 years ago for other reasons (like you). They repeated the CT 6 months later and the nodules were unchanged. I have some calcifications other places (spleen) as well from some past infections. I suspect the nodules are also scar tissue related to... (3 replies)
... around my left lung. So, now I'm exteremly scared I have cancer... I have done my research over the last 24 hours, and obviously there is so much to be said out there. I have talked to my Dr. ... (3 replies)
Scared for my sis
Mar 20, 2012
... She is a non-smoker, had asthma as a child. She has complained of ever so slight shortness of breath but didn't know if it was anxiety because she has been under a lot of stress. Her TLC or total lung capacity was normal at 90%. (2 replies)
Scared for my sis
Mar 20, 2012
... Mild ventilatory defect. Normal lung volumes. ... (2 replies)
... well i went for a 2nd opinion a week later. did an EKG, regular stress test, and then an echo at rest. on the report, it said: normal pulmonary pressure, but when i asked the dr. what it was he said "normal." i then asked him what the number was and he said again "normal." i said well can u tell me the #? and he said "its under 25." i feel like he just said that to shut me up... (8 replies)
... issues, this is the first time dealing with shortness of breath and pain when breathing so I can really relate to your fear and anxiety over the possibility of a lung related illness. ... (8 replies)


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