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  • SOB, hiatial hernia, bilateral atelectis, non acid gastritis, plus CK3 - treatment options?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions March 4, 2020 05:31 PM

    I think my large hiatial hernia is pressing on lungs, collapsing lower lungs. Also have autoimmune gastritis and Gastropareisis. Complication kidney disease. Shortness of breath on exertion & after eating. What is best treatment? Surgery for hernia? Which Dr. GI or Pulm? No reflux so Ppi's not...

  • Possible respiratory damage following DIY project involving glass and a carbide wheel glass cutter.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions October 20, 2017 04:39 PM

    I am an otherwise healthy 22 year old male who is always anxious and worried. About 2 years ago, I saw a post on a crafts website for making candle containers out of colored wine bottles and wanted to give it a go. I bought a carbide wheel, handheld glass cutter, and went to work on a wine bottle I...

  • I've had the taste of bleach when coughing for about 2 months now,what could be the cause??

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions August 3, 2017 09:01 PM

    Please I'm very concerned of the bleach taste I have had while coughing , it stopped and 2 weeks later its back.. Please anyone with any info it all be appreciated ..

  • Lung Pains

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions March 31, 2017 08:27 PM

    ive been having a pain that is on my left lung. The pain comes and goes but it hits me when i am laying down to sleep. I am 35 female active and work out. The pain usually goes away slowly. It has been happening for few years but it becomes more frequent now. The pain is really annoying then...

  • Personal Story: Serious breathing trouble

    Posted in: Repiratory conditions November 10, 2016 09:57 PM

    I have had trouble breathing since may 28,2016 after a physical trauma. It occurred after wearing something too constricting around my stomach area as well as my neck. I haven't been able to take a deep breath since. I can't sleep more than an hour usually without waking up. It affects my digestion...

  • Silica dust!

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions May 2, 2016 03:11 PM

    Hello! I just found out how dangerous is exposure to silica dust. I briefly worked cutting and polishing opals without any protection, around 2 months, 2-3 days a week, for 2-3 hrs a day. I am wondering how likely I am to have developed any serious lung damage? I have been experiencing short of...

  • Popped rib from coughing, chest infection just not going in total agony for 3 months now

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions December 8, 2015 03:38 PM

    I started this spontaneous violent coughing in August which made me sick, coughing up flem or white foam. I went to doctors and had 7 days of clarithromycin. I thought things were getting better but while a coughing fit on a Sunday morning something went pop in my ribs. I had never felt pain like...

  • Can anyone give me any info on MAC Micobacterium Avium Complex? I have just been diagnosed.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions July 28, 2015 04:32 PM

    Can anyone help me with information on this disease? I have just been diagnosed with no symptoms. I was just in the hospital for pneumonia when they told me I had better start the antibiotics which I have. 3 of them to be exact. I cant find to much info on the web about this. Any help would be...

  • suffering from long term cough, pain in chest/lungs, heavy heartbeat/pulse rate, sleeplessness.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions July 21, 2014 09:43 PM

    I am a 27 year old female. I have been suffering from cough constantly from last 11 years and feeling hard to breath. from last 8-9 years there is a symptoms of pain in chest/ lungs while breathing, when i take deep breath it pains more, have been suffering from heavy heartbeat/pulse rate. usually...

  • Pain in right side chest and back, Please help getting worries

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions May 8, 2014 03:58 PM

    hi im a 22 year old guy and about 2 months ago i developed a pain in my right side chest and around/next to the shoulder blade but only hurts if i depress my shoulder down or lift it up, its not so much effected by breathing unless its a deep breath and my chest rises, it aslo hurst if i sink my...

  • Feeling of sufocation, dizziness and difficulty in walking

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions December 2, 2013 10:45 AM

    Please help! I am 51 years old. I have a feeling of suffocation. It started suddenly with shortness of breath and a feeling I am suffocating My chest becomes very heavy and I feel extremely dizzy. At a point, I could not stand up and walk for days. When I stand up. I am not balanced. My head...

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  • recent onset fever, dyspnoea, thrombocytopenia?

    dr praveen 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions November 30, 2013 05:44 PM

    associated with wheezes crackles over lung bases ..what are the probable diagnoses?

  • Persistent hiccups

    onstrangerwaves 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions October 16, 2013 10:42 AM

    I'm 21 years old and have had persistent hiccups for around 11-12 years. They are not constant but on/off every single day, some days worse than others. They seem to be made worse whenever I'm active, and this can be something as simple as standing up after sitting down. They're also worse when I'm...

  • Mild persistent breathing issues

    Fianna9 1 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions September 24, 2013 03:49 AM

    I'm a 30 year old female, moderately healthy and active lifestyle. But I've always had a bit of a breathing issue. I can get out of breath very easy- walking up a flight of stairs and I'm struggling to talk normally. But I am very active and recently completed a 10km race and exercise...

  • Strange sensation in middle of chest - feels stress-related

    thumbelina 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions September 15, 2013 07:35 PM

    For the last couple of weeks, I've been feeling a strange sensation - it's right in the center of my chest. It feels like a pulsing sensation. It's a feeling I associate with increased stress levels, normally, but normally it happens just with extreme stress. Lately it seems like it comes on with...

  • Woke Up Unable to Breathe, Airway Felt Obstructed

    DBPotts 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions July 30, 2013 03:07 AM

    I guess I'll start with the short version leading up to what happened. I went to sleep around 7:30pm and woke up a few minutes before 10:00pm. When I woke up it felt like I was out of breath, and if I had to describe it there was a thick mucous layer stopping me from inhaling; my lungs would just...

  • Can't get a diagnosis...

    sholtz 1 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions May 28, 2013 06:39 PM

    Hello...I am a 44yr old male that suffers from a continous cough!! I am a non-smoker. I get this thing a couple times a year & it stays for months. It is a dry cough with a constant tickle feeling every time I inhale. It will make me cough when I am speaking as well. If I lean my head back &...

  • DIP Rare Pneumonia and 7 blood clots hit lungs

    nkr3686 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions May 27, 2013 07:25 PM

    I am new to the forum and maybe someone can support/answer questions for me? (might already know)?My husband was diagnossed almost 4 yrs ago with 4 rare disorders...(2 which cause his body to create blood clots in his major organs) they do not come up thru his legs like normal they just form in his...

  • My doctor cant find out what is wrong with me

    baker1988 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions April 26, 2013 06:52 AM

    Hi every one i am new here but had to try something other then just googleing my symptoms so here goes.I am a 24yr old male weighing about 16st, i have a few symptoms that i have been going to the doctor about with no luck as of yet basically my symptoms are:dizziness / feeling like thinks are...

  • Please help! I have been fighting a losing battle and becoming depressed!

    Cobravenom 1 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions March 3, 2013 04:19 AM

    I am 31 male from Oklahoma. Carpet installer for 15 years. I have all of the following things going on and don't know where to turnShortness of breath daily, run out of breath while talking, cannot blow up a balloon without it affecting breathing all dayChest pain left side been going on for...