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... Hi I am new to the board. I went for a ct scan to Ck on a clogged artery in my neck. Doctor decided to do a chest ct scan in addition to the neck. Chest ct scan showed 6 X 8 mm scarring and several nodules up to 4 X 6 mm. ... (3 replies)
... Hi cancerismysign, Sure! I will be hoping with you too! My mom has this & her drs said it was normal for her ex smoking history & hasnt caused her any problems. So glad you found us here at healthboards & welcome! (3 replies)
... Thanks for the fast response. I will definitely look for a pulmonary specialist! I am hoping for the best. (3 replies)

... Hi sign, Im sorry you are going through this & i would be a little nervous too at first especially finding out accidentally. But, its a good thing that you found out so it can be watched. I wouldnt want to wait either & would want to see a pulmonary dr just to have an expert's opinion. It will be ok though, it will. (3 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)
... e should cancel it purely for the expense. If it was even a hundred bucks sure, we'd go ahead with it just to be on the safe side and see if there's any signs of scarring in there, but we might need that money for a REAL emergency. ... (6 replies)
... ronchio asthma as a child and every year around the winter time i would get a cold along with asthma and it usually goes away like any cold. I have not been sick in a long time with asthma but when I got it it was hard to deal with. However, I have other problems. ... (1 replies)
... MJ smoke is just as hard on the lungs as any other type of smoke! Smoke, pollution, chemicals, etc. all cause some damage to the lungs. ... (9 replies)
... gh November 09. First, you need to get on a probiotic twice a day. That should take care of the diarrhea. Next, you should take the smallest dosage antibiotic in the morning. Take the larger one, with a meal, and the largest dosage before bedtime. If you can only take them every other day, then do that. ... (1 replies)
... If you've had a serious infection in your lungs, there will be some scarring visible. ... (6 replies)
... Scarring in the lungs happens for a reason, and the underlying cause should be sought. ... (8 replies)
... Generally the clots come from the leg veins. The scarring might increase your risk of the clot settling in the lungs if it actually forms, but I can't see how it would increase the risk of a clot forming in the first place. ... (5 replies)
... nd cardiac stress tests. Pulmonary function was suboptimal but not terrible. Pulmonary arterial pressure, however appeared to be high. Oximieter readings were in the low 90's. ... (6 replies)
... I have been suffering from COPD for 7 years now and recently been diagnosed with bronchiectasis. I often have stabbing pains in the chest and pain in my upper back and particularly in my shoulder blades. I have not had much understanding from my doctor or lung specialist. ... (1 replies)
... tive.I was perfectly healthy until I conracted pneumonia one year ago.I was on holidays at the time and noticed I could not take in a full breath whilst standing in chest deep water of the swimming pool, I could breathe in maybe one third of normal capacity whilst in the water,get out of the water and breathing was fine. ... (6 replies)
... In December, I was told that I might not live more than 6 months and that instead of pneumonia they believed I had lots of scarring in my lungs and that there was nothing they could do. ... (0 replies)
... unty by marriage also has bronchiectasis. Like you I also have gerd, sleep apnoea and asthma, allergies, diabetes, among other illnesses. I've been told i have scarring in my lungs also. ... (4 replies)
May 28, 2008
... ess of breath, no weezing, not coughing anything up, nothing. I also have a significant amout of emphysema which was also detected on CT scan as well as fibrosis in my lower lobes. ... (1 replies)
Mar 21, 2008
... purple means you O2 saturation is down. You may still have the pneumonia and possible scarring in your lungs. ... (2 replies)
Lung scarring
Mar 21, 2008
... how much o2 is actually getting into your blood. They should do a lung test on you that involves blowing in a special tube in a box. Sounds weird I know but a very informative test. I too smoked for about 30 years and my mother died of pulmonary fibrosis so I got the double whammy. ... (1 replies)

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