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Kochi's scar in the lung - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Lung and Chest disorders
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Practicing since : 2004
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User :   hi sir i have already taken treatment for 6 months in 2005 for TB and doctor told me its cure,but now i am taking medical check its showing in x -ray and ct scan test old kochis thats scar in near left side of lungs,please could u help me is possible to take any treatment for removal of scar
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi sir i need urgent treatment for possiblities
User :   hi sir i have already taken treatment for 6 months in 2005 for TB and doctor told me its cure,but now i am taking medical check its showing in x -ray and ct scan test old kochis thats scar in near left side of lungs,please could u help me is possible to take any treatment for removal of scar
Doctor :   Why the ct was done recently?
Doctor :   It was done for medical check up right!
User :   now i am in tamilnadu, chennai is it any doctor
Doctor :   I am a doctor
Doctor :   I will answer your questions
User :   i got job in saudi during my medical checkup done
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   So it was old healed TB
User :   yes
Doctor :   Healed TB will cause scar
User :   old tb now scar on near lungs
Doctor :   Taking out the scar tissue on live lung is very risky job
User :   my medical rejected
Doctor :   Yes they will reject
User :   so what is easy solution for removal of scar
Doctor :   But what is you next option
User :   i dont know what i have to do sir
Doctor :   Is it desperate to go to job
Doctor :   Because surgery on lung is very risky and even surgery itself cause scarring
Doctor :   I think surgeon will not do the surgery on these medical check up grounds
User :   pls give me some suggestion my father passed away i take care of family
Doctor :   They will do surgery only if the patient has severe breathing problems
User :   is it any medical treatment without surgery sir
Doctor :   There are no medicines for scar tissue
Doctor :   Even surgeon will not prefer to do surgery
Doctor :   This is my opinion
User :   then what is final
User :   so there is no more solution for ur exp
Doctor :   If you want to confirm you can make appointment with chest physician and take second opinion
Doctor :   Honestly it is very disappointing for you
User :   i check one doctor he said same
Doctor :   I really understand
Doctor :   But you have to understand the truth of it
User :   is it my life thats why
User :   the scar not get any problem in future sir
Doctor :   no
User :   so ok sir thanks for your response i know god will give several problem
User :   this is my fate
Doctor :   Sorry I can not help you much
Doctor :   Be positive and work hard
User :   its ok
User :   sir ur from which place sir
Doctor :   some we have to survive with existing resources
Doctor :   bnagalore
Doctor :   Bye
User :   ok sir
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