... Hi Again,
Thanks, I try to stay as healthy as I can. I just turned 52 in March so staying healthy now will hopefully help me out later on.
Anyway, yes I was told that my left lung would never collaspe again so they did do something to adhear it to the chest wall. On my itemized bill they had a stapler on there so I don't know if they stapled it or did something else. ... (7 replies)
... I have the exact thing going on with my lungs right now. I feel fine all day, then at night, my chest gets uncomfortably tight and I have coughing spells. When I wake up it all comes up and goes away. ... (13 replies)
... morning it is less noticeable but still feels like my left lung is not working to full capacity. I will also occasionally think I hear a gurgle or wheeze in my lungs that quickly stops. I also have a few times felt short of breath like my left lung just isn't working. ... (13 replies)
... I also take Advair twice a day. (3 replies)
... I second that opinion that it's not normal. See a doctor, a lung doctor to see if you may have other problems developing, such as COPD. The local doctors I've found are not specialists, they can prescribe general advice. If a problem persists you should see a specialist as the local doc may give you the it okay, very unlikely to be anything but obviously if something... (3 replies)
... No, that's not normal. If your lungs feel tight all/most of the time, you need to be on daily controller meds. Other than your nebulizer and rescue inhaler, what are you taking? (3 replies)
... spoke little of my breathing problem and more of my peach problem because the same thng happened before to je when I ate a peach. The doctor didn't listen to my lungs but said the thought I had scratched my trachea on the peach skin and gave me some gel stuff and steroids which supposidly should have helped in two days. ... (0 replies)
... i DO THIS SILLY STUFF FREAKIN MYSELF OUT MY LEFT LUNGS HAS DISEASE FROM AN PRIMARY IMMUNE DEFICIENCY i GET PAIN IN THE LUNG RUN TO THE dOC THINKING i AM DIENG WHICH i AM SLOWLY LIKE EVERYONE ELSE. ... (11 replies)
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... Why do you think it can't be asthma? What does asthma mean to you? Also, if you don't think it's asthma, what's your theory as to why your right lung feels constricted? When you had the spirometry done, did they give you any puffs of ventolin? (11 replies)
... It sounds like you are well informed on this. I did take a spirometry test (I think thats what its called, where I blew into the tube) and the doctor said it was normal. But, at that time my right lung wasn't feeling the tightness I'm describing. Like I said, it's a cycle; my right lung will tighten up then I can make myself cough up phlegm and then it will ease off a... (11 replies)
... Well currently, my chest is no longer tight .. but my breathing is not how it normally was. I have to take longer and slower breaths it seems like but it is much better than it was when I made this topic. ... (3 replies)
... my lungs were feeling very tight and it was very hard to breathe. ... (3 replies)
... I had a slight cough for a few days and a tight feeling in my chest. No fever or any other symptoms. What could be the cause of this? ... (0 replies)
... I am a 23 year old female. I was a social smoker but have not smoked for a while. For the past two months I have had a very tight chest. ... (1 replies)
... I am fine. No more sneezing, watery eyes and tight lungs. I am overweight which makes everything worse. My allergy doctor even told me that if I would lose weight, she thought my lung function would improve. ... (22 replies)
... makes me want to cry...which adds more stress to your body for having to feel this awful pressure!!! Throat....yep...anxiety can make you feel that someone has a tight grip around your throat. Because you are talking about the tension in your neck... ... (1 replies)
... Just yesterday driving to my mom and dads I had this very weird feeling come across me and sitting here this morning I can feel it coming back.
My upper chest, in my lung areas, closer to the middle of my chest it tightens up. My chest, and throat feel all clammy and very weird feeling, and my back behind my shoulder blades tenses up.
I've never been diagnosed with asthma... (1 replies)
... Scaring and cancer are not tied to one another, or in other words scaring won't cause cancer. There are lots of things that can cause scaring in the upper lung area. I know bronchitis is one, and other similar traumas to the lungs. In my case the scaring is noticible on x-ray in the lower lobes, especially in the right lung, but a biopsy shows that the scaring is through... (8 replies)
... i did do some reading on the scarring of lungs(pulmonary Fibrosis)
can my situation get worst? my dr says not to worry, he said he didnt see the actual cat scan images yes, but just read the report. the report said i had a mild scarring on top of one of my lungs.
this is pretty frightening.
can the other symptoms all be related to this?
constant pressure in chest... (8 replies)