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2 1 Tue, 2 Apr 2024
Hi! My 48 years old mother is suffering from cough since 3-4 months(sometimes productive other times non-productive) I got her chest x ray done in which there is mild bilateral hilar congestion Is there any need to worry? Or she would recover with antibiotics?
2 1 Mon, 5 Feb 2024
Hi Team - My mother is suffering from ILD (pulmonology), from last 4 years. I wanted an opinion on if a lung transplant is a safe option or not. She is on the following medication - Nintedanib 100 (3 times a day), pulmoclear (once day), Foracorte(nebulization twice a day) on 2.3 Ltr Oxygen 24*7.
2 1 Mon, 5 Feb 2024
Hi good evening,please help me understand my x-ray result,here is the finding results: Apicolordotic view confirm the presence of fibrohazed densities in the upper lung presumably due to PTB of undetermined activity.Clinical & microbiological correlation is suggested.
2 1 Fri, 22 Dec 2023
hi! are there any treatment for Minimal Left Pleurodiaphragmatic Adhesion? unfortunately i was not hired by the agency that i was applying for due to the result of my chest xray. hoping to have an answer if i there are any treatments possible. thanks so much!
2 1 Wed, 20 Dec 2023
Hi doctor, My son was diagnosed with nephrotic syndrome and under medication having Omnacortil 9ml in 2 days. Earlier to that he was suffering with heavy cough and phlegm. For that he was given Budocort along with Asthalin puffs. But due to nephrotic syndrome medication for cough was stopped. Now...
2 1 Mon, 4 Dec 2023
Hi just wanna ask recently i had a xray check up and it says fibrohazed opacities in the left upper lungs - consider PTB left upper lung , activity undetermined . I actually had acute TB before way back 2018 then i had to took a treatment for that. That took me for a year to did that. Now I m was...
2 1 Mon, 4 Dec 2023
Hi. I just got my x-ray result and it says there is a suspicious infiltrate in the left upper lobe. What does it mean? And they advised me to do an apicolordotic view for further evaluation. Heart is not enlarge, diaphragm, sulci and bony thorax are intact
2 1 Mon, 4 Dec 2023
Hello doctors, I cough all the time... And spit out black phlegm sometimes started in November 2022... I have been to 3 doctors.... Ive done xray, ct scan , spatum test, all Kind of blood test..... They said my lungs is blood test is normal.... My spatum test show that i...
2 1 Mon, 4 Dec 2023
hi I was prescribed Benzonatate 200mg, Azithromycin 250mg, and MethylIPREDNISolone 4mg for treatment of Bronchitis, after just 1 day on these meds I feel worse than before. I can’t sleep as I coughed all night long I feel dizzy and delirious brain fog and had a hallucination, i already suffer...
2 1 Thu, 2 Nov 2023
I am suffering from asthama from 4 years Previously I used to take asthalin 100 mcg inhaler, now doctor suggested to take foracort 200 mcg What is the difference between both of them? When I searched about it I got to know some main ingredients are different Could you please help me to find
2 1 Tue, 27 Jun 2023
Hi im going to medical for my job requirement then the clinic saw my chest xray that i have a, FIBROID DENSITIES IN THE RIGHT UPPER LUNG..,the doctor finding that i have a PTB, i just want to know that in this case of finding it so very dilicate for rhis finding.. What should i do... Its have a...
2 1 Wed, 1 Mar 2023
Hi, I ve had a bronchitis flare up since the last week of August. My PCP prescribed a Z-Pack (light thin blood in flem/mucus), benzonatate and cough syrup with codeine. Once the bronchitis symptoms calmed/got better and I stopped using the cough syrup and cough pills, my constant coughing...
2 1 Mon, 27 Feb 2023
Healthy 59yr old female never smoked. routine chest xrays show abnormality so had CT scan w/o contrast. Results say mild bilateral chronic lung changes with area of pleural and parenchymal scarring particulary involving the R middle lobe and lingular segment of the left lung and right infrahilar...
2 1 Wed, 25 Jan 2023
I m post-op for an umbilical hernia. And currently battling bronchitis and a sinus infection. I had a really bad coughing fit a little bit ago now I m peeing blood. Can this wait until tomorrow for me to call the doctor or do I need to go to the emergency room?
3 2 Wed, 19 Oct 2022
I m 40 years old I have been having chest pains for the last 6-7 months where it just feels up times somebody is poking me and that other times it feels as if they are pressing down in the middle of my chest to where I can t breathe I m getting them more frequent and the one that s kind of...
2 1 Wed, 19 Oct 2022
could my bronchi be causing asthma(adult onset) by this i mean poorly developed from birth, yet fairly normal otherwise as an adult. predisposed to upper chest restriction growing up difficult breathing in sports good resting breath in individual outlets. breathing in ok breathing out...
2 1 Fri, 30 Sep 2022
I have a chronic cough with thick green sputum and shortness of breath, wheezing at night! My doctor has ruled out COPD. Today, they say restrictive lung disease! My mom had sarcoidosis, is it heredity? My physician says no! So he wants me to see a pulmonologist!
2 1 Tue, 20 Sep 2022
I have asthma and COPD I had a severe asthma attack 8 weeks ago that caused me to quit breathing. I have quit smoking since. I have trouble breathing when the weather gets rainy. This is also causing me a great deal of anxiety because I’m so scared of a repete incident.
2 1 Tue, 13 Sep 2022
I have chest pain, on my left side, but only hurts when I breathe deeply. When I sleep, I can only lay on my right side as the pain becomes intense. I didn t have an injury - I just woke up feeling this way one day. Additionally, I occasionally cough up a little blood, but not much and the other...
2 1 Sat, 10 Sep 2022
I just found out a 1 cm lung nodule has grown to 3 cm with edges that make my Dr fairly certain it is cancerous. Are there any vitamins/supplements/ drugs that I can take before doing the biopsy that might aid in the removal of any spreading?