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Discomfort in lungs/diaphragm/chest and tightness of throat 5 days after vomiting?

Posted 10 Jun 2016 by Subzero22 2 answers

Last sunday I had a hangover and threw up (since then I have given up the alcohol and addressed my problem with that). During the vomiting, I was leaning against a building (not sure if that's relevant, but friends have commented that an odd posture might be the cause of the issue). Since ...

Doc unconcerned by constipation up to my lungs?

Posted 3 Jul 2016 by RyanPm40 1 answer

I am usually very regular, but I have been constipated for a week now. I've tried miralax, senokot, and meta mucil with no luck. I went to an Urgent Care facility, where I was given an x-ray (after a LOT of hesitation from the doc). At first I was told by the tech I'd be getting two ...

Can rheumatoid arthritis scar your lungs?

Posted 4 days ago by terry morrow 1 answer

my wife has just had a lung scan she has been told she has scarring on her lungs due to her having rheumatoid arthritis,how can this be the lungs are soft tissue ?

I have some heart n lung problem but?

Posted 3 Feb 2017 by momen osman salih 3 answers

Iam on medications but acough started now for more than two weeks tried cough medicine didnt help.when I rest n sleep iam ok once I wake up speak I feel coughing n slight idifficulty in breathing. can I take klavox 1 mg or what shall I do

Opdiva and Decadron question?

Posted 9 Jan 2017 by Stayjones 0 answers

Hello, my husband started on Opdiva two rounds now. However cause of his brain meds he was having some issues and the doc put him on 4 mg of Decadron and won't treat him now. He has stage IV lung non small cell adenocarcinoma with brain mets. He has had several rounds of chemo and were holding ...

Nivolumab - I am to start opdivo tomorrow. After reading all the side effects and how it didn't?

Posted 28 Dec 2016 by mmballard 1 answer

... help anyone, I am considering telling the doctor no tomorrow I have non small cell lung cancer. Have been fighting it for 4 years. Radiation was given first and then chemo. At one point all tumors appeared gone, but have returned and additional chemo has not worked well.

I am 23 years old and had been diagnosed with community acquired pneumonia?

Posted 16 Dec 2016 by Bfama72393 1 answer

I have not had any fever but have had a cold for the past month. It is in my lower left lung. I'm a heavy smoker and drinker, and haven't stopped even since I have had my diagnosis. I'm prescribed z-pak and haven't taken it yet because for some reason I am not fond of the ...

What is the general survival time once osteosarcoma has metastasized to the lungs?

Posted 5 Dec 2016 by Catlady1028 0 answers

In Aug. of '14, I was treated with surgery, and chemotherapy for osteosarcoma. Three months ago, it metastasized to my lung. I don't know what to expect, or when.

Wake up feeling short of breath and weird feeling in chest/ lungs?

Posted 23 Oct 2016 by Keelseey 1 answer

I work nights and on my nights I can sleep. 9 times out of 10 if I get a call I will wake up with a tight feeling in my chest. It s the weirdest feeling not like a pain but it does feel harder to breathe especially to take deeper breaths. When I try to take a deep breath it s like my lungs can t ...

Coccidioidomycosis - I was recently diagnosed with vf. I have started the medication fluconazole. I?

Posted 12 Nov 2016 by Momgo60 0 answers

... also have lesions in my right lung. I am reaching out to find support groups in my area. I live in Prescott Valley, Arizona. Can anyone give me info? This is scary and need to reach out for support. I also would like to know if it qualifies for disability.

What causes my shortness of breath?

Posted 14 Oct 2016 by omocarolyn 1 answer

I've recently completed tests of my heart, lungs and blood. All were normal. However I continue to have severe shortness of breath with activity. Sitting or lying down I have no problem, but when walking, getting dressed or other activity I have shortness of breath and feel weak. I have been ...

Lump on chest pain around heart/left lung area?

Posted 26 Aug 2016 by Daklal 2 answers

I have recently been having some pain that I thought was to do with my heart, but I have felt around my chest area and on the left side I have found a small lump but it feels like it should be apart of my bone, it feels very hard. I get sharp pains around my heart/left lung area at least once a ...

I have a pleural effusion caused from a pulmonary embolism?

Posted 4 Nov 2016 by Kannon K 1 answer

I had a pulmonary embolism which caused pleural effusion in my left lung. I've had it for 5 weeks I'm still in a lot of pain,I can't sleep and have dizzy spells is it normal for me to still have it or should I be worried

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