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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   what is a condition, disease, or infection that arises from blood in lungs, or coughing up blood, or a respiratory condition.... that is not necessarily cancer, must not be contagious....that someone can go in for treatment once a week for, that isnt as aggressive as chemo and what is the treatment called?????
Doctor :   Hi
User :   I need to know the name of a condition or disease that would arise from blood in lungs or coughing up blood or a respiratory condition
User :   possibly pulmonary fibrosis?
User :   that someone would need to go in once a week for treatment for
Doctor :   Blood associated with cough are associated with the following conditions.
Doctor :   1. bronciectasis
Doctor :   2. Pulmonary tuberculosis.
User :   no listen
User :   i already got this list off ratemds
User :   i diddnt pay u to google something
User :   if youre a doctor
User :   answer my question
User :   I NEED A SPECIFIC RARE DISEASE
User :   WOULD PULMONARY FIBROSIS MAKE SENSE
User :   ALSO I NEED TO KNOW THE NAME OF THE TREATMENT
User :   IT NEEDS TO BE A DISEASE IN WHICH SOMEONE WOULD GO IN ONCE A WEEK FOR TREATMENT
User :   NOT A DISEASE WHERE SOMEONE IS LYING IN A BED
User :   DO U UNDERSTAND
User :   THIS IS A SPECIFIC QUESTION
User :   SO PLEASE USE YOUR MED SCHOOL KNOWLEDGE TO ANSWER IT AND NOT GOOGLE
User :   it needs to be a disease that is not lung cancer because when someone has lung cancer they are strapped to a bed
User :   therefore it needs to be an OUTPATIENT TREATMENT
Doctor :   I am a general practitioner, the conditions that i had mentioned are the most common condition.
User :   do you know what pulmonary fibrosis IS
User :   and if so what are the treatments for it
Doctor :   If you would like to know more on the rarest conditions, I would suggest you to use the opinion from the pulmonologist.
Doctor :   Yes, i am aware of pulmonary fibrosis.
User :   WHAT IS AN OUTPATIENT TREATMENT
User :   FOR ANY CONDITION INVOLVING THE LUNGS OR BLOOD IN COUGH.
User :   PLEASE JUST NAME SOME TREATMENTS, THANKS.
Doctor :   The conditions can only be treated after evaluation
User :   i am aware
User :   I NEED THIS FOR A RESEARCH PAPER
User :   NAME SOME TREATMENTS PLEASE SO I DIDNT JUST SPEND $9 TO WASTE MY TIME, THANKS.
Doctor :   And cannot happen on a single setting.
User :   THATS WHAT I NEED
User :   AN ONGOING TREATMENT
User :   OUTPATIENT ONGOING TREATMENT
User :   WHAT ARE THEY CALLED!!!!!!
User :   FOR EXAMPLE: SOMEONE GOES IN EVERY WEEK
User :   FOR A TREATMENT FOR THEIR LUNG OR RELATED CONDITION
User :   WHAT IS THE TREATMENT CALLED
User :   NAME SOME TREATMENTS
User :   NAME SOME TREATMENTS
Doctor :   For specific queries, I would suggest you to use the opinion from the pulmonologist.
User :   THIS IS NOT FOR PULMONARY FIBROSIS
User :   I AM TALKING ABOUT ******ANY*******
User :   GENERAL DISEASE
User :   INVOLVING THE LUNGS,
User :   BLOOD IN COUGH,
User :   BREATHING PROBLEMS,
User :   ETC
User :   THAT IS VERY GENERAL
User :   NOW WHAT ARE SOME TREATMENTS
Doctor :   You are speaking to a professional. Any Sort of Abusive or Foul language over the Chat is not acceptable. We have your email address and contact number, (even if your contact details are wrong), your IP address is been tracked.
User :   I AM NOT USING FOUL LANGUAGE. I AM ASKING YOU TO PLEASE ANSWER MY QUESTION
User :   PLEASE NAME SOME TREATMENTS, THANKS.
NOW WHAT ARE SOME TREATMENTS
Doctor :   The treatment is done for the condition and not the symptoms.
Doctor :   You need to understand that.
Doctor :   Hence the treatment varies.
User :   I know the treatment varies.
User :   I would appreciate it if you please just name some random treatments
Doctor :   It would be the use of either antitubercular drugs,
User :   any treatment for any disease involving respiratory conditions, or lung condition, blood, etc
User :   ok but is there a treatment that involves going into a doctor setting
User :   not just taking drugs at home
User :   ?
Doctor :   That would be nebulisations.
User :   ok what other treatments
Doctor :   Injectable bronchodilators.
User :   what else
Doctor :   Oxygen therapy.
User :   ok now were getting somewhere
User :   anything else?? please
User :   i need a condition that someone would need oxygen therapy for
Doctor :   Bronchial asthma
User :   something more serious..
User :   lung disease
User :   tumor?
Doctor :   Pulmonary odema.
User :   anything else?
Doctor :   Is the most severe form of condition needing oxgenation
Doctor :   Pneumothorax,
Doctor :   Hydropneumothorax,
Doctor :   Pnuemonia are some of the conditions that one would need.
Doctor :   But these conditions are not treated on out patient basis.
Doctor :   Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerrabation also would need the same.
Doctor :   Most of these conditions would need therapy at the hospital and not on outpatient basis.
Doctor :   Are you there?
Doctor :   I have to close the window as you are not responding.
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