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Suggest treatment for bronchitis with COPD

I don't cough when I laydown. Only when I am sitting up in my chair. I can feel it gurgle in my chest? Thanks for your time, XXXXXXX ..

Is chronic bronchitis related to COPD?

Is chronic bronchitis always copd? ...

What is the pathophysiology Of COPD?

What is the pathophysiology Of COPD? Please answer it in Layman's terms. Why do we give less O2 in patient's wit COPD? Also, How do we give o2 via??? Could you give me the pathophysiology, signs ...

Is airway obstruction a symptom of COPD?

before these test - Acute Exacerbation of COPD since I have a smoking history. Later after 3 months ... doctors are ruling out COPD. I am in a fix what exact is the issue with my health and whether current ...

Taking Symbicort inhaler for acute bronchitis. Diagnosed with COPD. Should I use the inhaler?

I had a nasty chest cold , probably acute bronchitis . Upon seeing my GP, I was prescribed ... the directions. Since the instructions stated to only use this after a diagnosis of COPD or chronic breathing ...
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Can persistent coughing be the reasons of COPD or bronchitis?

ever, 1 year since then, I have chronic coughing. Do I have COPD, still bronchitis??? ... for 10 days and bronchitis, was treated with antibiotics and recovered. About 6 months ago, It was hard ...

Tonsil, diagnosed of bronchitis, found sinusitis and copd in lungs. Treatment?

diagonosed of bronchitis till month of january i was detected as bronchitis in lungs in x ray i went dr nagpal in jaipur he made a xray on 4th april 2013 and found sinusitis and copd in lungs.i was smoker ...

What causes recurring bronchitis with palpitations and elevated BP?

Does COPD have to include Emphysema and bronchitis or can you have COPD without Emphysema. I have never smoked, but have Acute Bronchitis several times a year. My mother died of COPD, but she was a very ...

Suggest treatment for thick phlegm with negative test results for COPD

Thick phlem enveloping vocal chords which limits voice volume and pitch to a low growl. Clear lungs and normal blood work. Acid reflux has been canceled out as has cystic fibrosis, copd, and chronic bronchitis ...

Diagnosed with COPD with emphasyma, having cough. Is it possible to stop the cough ?

Hello, I am a 41 year old woman and was diagnosed with COPD with emphasyma when I was 39. My doctor told me that I do not have chronic bronchitis though. I thought that I had it because I got tired ...

Can breathing problem be misdiagnosed as pneumonia, have history of COPD?

. They are treating her for pneumonia but the x ray doesn t show it. She was diagnosed with COPD 5 years ago and has just recently stopped smoking. the xrays just say no acute cardiopulmonary disease. Retrocardiac Hiatal ...

Diagnosed with COPD

as to why this is happening? She has been diagnosed with COPD (related to smoking) and was not on any oxygen ...

Swelling above left collarbone. Taking medication for COPD, chronic bronchitis. Due to medication?

stand up. I am being treated for recently diagnosed COPD ( Chronic Bronchitis ) & I was never a smoker ...

Diagnosed with bronchitis, asthma, COPD, kidney problem. Taken prednisone, antibiotics. Help

I have had several different diagnosis: have had kidney problems, have exasperated bronchitis and asthma, have had a cancer tummor on bladder, have been diagnosis of COPD by one doctor and another doctor ...

Diagnosed with COPD, had Chronic Bronchitis, using inhalers. How to minimize the usage?

I was diagnosed with COPD and hospitalized and checked over for 7 days. They said I had Chronic Broncitis and o0rdered enhalers and oxygen . I sleep with an oxygen nose piece and have since April ...
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My doctor told me I had copd and asthma but my chest xray was normal so do I have Copd & asthma thanks
Yes madam it is possible. in the early stages of the disease the diagnosis depends more on the pulmonary function test and not chest xray alone. Chest xray changes may be evident during a acute episode of breathlessness or when the lungs develops irreversible changes. Please follow treatment as suggested. hope i have answered your query.
is mild copd fatal
Hi, No mild COPD is not fatal, but if you don't take care and keeps on smoking it will lead to some more breathing issues. Thanks. Hope it helps. Dr.JAY PATEL.
Can A fib be misdiagnosed as COPD?
Hello! No,because they are 2 different disease with very distinct symptoms and signs. Atrial fibrillation causes specific changes in ECG ,and ECG is normal in COPD. The diagnosis of COPD is established by pulmonary function tests (spirometry). So there is no way to misdiagnose Afib as COPD. Regards!
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