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  • lung mass

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Lung cancer September 5, 2014 09:30 PM

    I have a non cancerous lung mass, it started at 2.8cm in june and now is 4cm, I have no symptons or pain in lung, anybody have any ideas what this could be? my pulmonologists is stumped. I went through a median stenectomy because a surgeon cut an artery in a simple broncoscopy, he failed to use...

  • granduloma tumor removed 7 years ago a recent ctscan of my chest revealed granuloma lung disease?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Lung cancer May 8, 2014 03:37 PM

    I had a granduloma tumor removed in my ovary 8 years ago. I recently fell and had a ctscan done of my chest and it revealed 2 broken ribs and that I had granduloma lung disease and mild emphysema. I'm worried about the grandulma lung disease. Is it related to my granduloma tumor that was removed....

  • Studies Indicate Some Of The Benefits Of Omega-3

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Lung cancer August 26, 2013 10:00 AM

    Fish Oil May Lower Heart Disease RiskOmega-3s Build Strong BonesPregnancy & Omega-3s: Good for Baby's BrainKrill OilOmega-3 may help reduce risk of neurodegenerative diseasesThe benefits of fish oil extend beyond heart health. A now famous Harvard study (conducted by Andrew Stoll in 1999)...

  • Pulmonary nodule

    Todd Gaylor 0 Replies
    Posted in: Lung cancer April 17, 2013 01:42 AM

    I recently learned I have a pulmonary nodule and of course I'm worried it could be malignant. I smoked around half a pack a day for six years. What are the odds I have lung cancer? The other thing I'm wondering is if it could be silicosis. I owned a surface mining operation for 29 years and the...

  • hi

    tandoc 1 Replies
    Posted in: Lung cancer February 16, 2013 03:07 PM

    hello can you help me about my LUNG SCAR how can remove it or give me some advice to do not show it in chest xray or some treatment pls help me this is my very very big problem.kindly reply

  • worried lung cancer survivor

    lozzie1 0 Replies
    Posted in: Lung cancer March 7, 2012 05:10 PM

    hi everyone.i am new to this site and i need some help.i was diagnosed with nsclc last july.as it was early stage(stage 2) and it hadnt spread beyond the right lung,i was able to have the middle right lobe removed followed by 3 months of precautionary chemo.now i am getting burning pain in my upper...

  • Rib Pain

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Lung cancer February 1, 2011 07:32 PM

    I have been suffering from severe rib cage pain going on about 7 months. I have been to the doctor numerous times and had chest xrays as well as a chest ct and nothing was ever found. I was then diagnosed with Costrochondritis which is an inflammation at the junction of the rib cage and its...

  • How Do I Know If I have Lung Cancer?

    del113 5 Replies
    Posted in: Lung cancer August 9, 2010 08:35 AM

    Hi, i have Emphysema and TB Granuloma and have had persistent chest infections for some time now. I am also on Methotrexate to treat psoriatic arthritis. in the past i have had chest x-rays and have not shown anything new except those as stated above. i have an extensive family history of lung...

  • Lung Granulomas-age 21

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Lung cancer December 8, 2009 01:44 PM

    I have been to several doctors and had several different diagnosis with different medications and still seem to have issues. I have always had asthma which has been good/bad depending on where I have lived and what time of year it is (seasonal allergies). Recently I was diagnosed with an upper...

  • Looking for a cancer community!!!

    David.Harley 1 Replies
    Posted in: Lung cancer October 8, 2008 12:16 PM

    Hello everybody, I am a college student and I am here for some help from you guys. I live with my grandfather who is a cancer patient and he wants to join a community where he can discuss about cancer. He wants to learn more and want to share his experience with others. If you guys have any...

  • I found a great site that provides daily vaccine news and information.

    emmaner 3 Replies
    Posted in: Lung cancer September 5, 2008 11:11 AM

    I recently did some research to find out about a vaccine doctors said by child needed. I found this site that provided a lot of helpful information.http://www.vaccinerx.com

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  • anyone know of anyone who survived after chemo?

    nogullie 2 Replies
    Posted in: Lung cancer July 11, 2008 07:05 AM

    I heard that only 3% actually survive after chemo. Is this true? If so, how scary!!!

  • Lung cancer associated with rib pain

    Mary Lou Chapla 6 Replies
    Posted in: Lung cancer June 28, 2008 01:49 PM

    I need answers !!! I have been having rib pain for about 7 years on my upper right quandrant of my adbomen, with no real diagnosis. All of a sudden this year, I have a cancerous lung nodule on my lower right rib. I am going through all the steps with cancer----but was just wondering, if anyone...

  • I have some questions about cancer

    odolivadesouza 1 Replies
    Posted in: Lung cancer March 4, 2008 06:55 AM

    Hi all, I am school going student and I have some questions about cancer. If you answer the following it will be great appreciated. What is cancer? What do all cancers have in common? What does cancer have to do with cell division? List 5 types of cancer and give a brief explanation of each. What...

  • Lung Cancer Diagnosis

    Anonymous 5 Replies
    Posted in: Lung cancer November 27, 2007 04:06 PM

    Hello, I have a very close friend who is in the final stages of lung cancer and with swelling in the brain. Does this mean this is the end?

  • diagnosed with mesothelioma

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Lung cancer July 12, 2007 11:35 AM

    My grandfather just got diagnosed with mesothelioma. I want to know, what is the best treatment option for him? Doctors have prescribed surgery to him

  • gel-like balls in sputum-what is it?

    nosmartyr 24 Replies
    Posted in: Lung cancer March 23, 2007 03:43 AM

    I came down with a severe case of bronchitis in Oct 2006 and have yet to shake these symptoms. I cough up large amounts of clear sputum every morning. It has balls in it like tapioca ball or etwas. The balls sometimes can be broken open and I can see what looks like a tiny drop of blood within it....


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