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anyone else have an interstitial lung disease?

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  • Posted By: suedeshoes
  • March 14, 2008
  • 06:59 PM

I have hypersensivity pneumonitis and am looking for someone with a similar lung disease to get some info and support from. Anyone?:o

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  • I have had it since 1998. I was put on Steroids for some time and them finally the symptoms went away. I had been free of any problems up until a few months ago. NOw Iam going back to the doctors for more testing
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  • I have had it since 1998. I was put on Steroids for some time and them finally the symptoms went away. I had been free of any problems up until a few months ago. NOw Iam going back to the doctors for more testingi would like to know if anyone with uip has had any positive medical treatment that could be recommended, need advise
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    • December 16, 2009
    • 07:41 AM
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  • Yes I have Hamann-Richard Syndrome it is an interstitial lung disease, I spent 3 weeks in the hospital I went into respiratory failure, but by the grace of God I'm here to tell about it, they put me on very high doses IV steroids while in hospital and am doing shots at home every 2weeks.
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