Lung and Chest disorders Questions & Answers

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2 1 1 day ago
I have had a cough for about a year. I would say I cough approximately every ten minutes or so. Sometimes it is worse than other times. Lately when I have coughed hard for several minutes, it sounds like a cat purring when I breath. I have been to the doctor and had a chest x-ray and everything...
8 1 2 days ago
Alpha Thalassemia should not cause symptoms. However, over the years I have had many of the symptoms from birth and during my adult life. Added to those complications sickle cell anemia trait also exits. I can go for a good for a couple of hours and crash for days. These conditions have taken a...
7 2 2 days ago
hello happily with a place to inquire are my lungs injured at rest, since i ve been waking with maroonish phlegm for too many mornings to not wonder -- it takes some of the fun out of my strength in dancing to a good bruno song with daughter as we know that s his favorite color, however yellow...
11 1 2 days ago
I use a cpap at night. I sanitized the heater pot, tube and nasal mask with diluted bleach water last night. I rinsed with water and I shook out the excess and somewhat air dried the parts. (I also went overboard with straight bleach cleaning the bathroom and rinsing with water). I put just a...
16 1 Sat, 1 Dec 2018
My son had a flu vaccination on Jan. 20th and has had multiple symptoms since then. He has had eye twitching, shortness of breath, tightness in the chest, headaches, dizziness (disoriented feeling), ringing in the ears (only once), blurry vision, and muscle soreness. This is just over 4 weeks...
11 1 Sat, 1 Dec 2018
I think my daughter may have Polands syndrome. Insurance denied surgery for expander to be placed in grossly undeveloped left breast and then an implant, and a small implant in the deformed right breast. Can you have Polands syndrome without chest cavity or pectoral muscle problems? Her left...
2 1 Sat, 1 Dec 2018
Hi, my one year old son s x-ray showed doubtful patchy opacities in the lower right paracardial region and left perihilar region. He gets fever very often that shoot s up to 102F in no time. once In month at least.he has persistent cough. What could be the reason?
11 1 Fri, 30 Nov 2018
good morning..i would like to chat with you about this problem i have..it started about 8-10yrs ago with severe cramping in my bodice around my ribcage..when i say severe, i mean SEVERE, has the ability to make me cry hard with the pain, i would be stretching with my hands up in the air trying to...
18 1 Fri, 30 Nov 2018
I have a protecta crt defililator device implanted in me in 2010 dec ....I am 29 ....! From last 2-3 days I am feeling really uneasy , head is heavy,can t walk cz getting tiered so soon and feeling week..! Choking sensation ,is I try to pass out ,sometime just water comes out and sometimes nothng...
13 1 Fri, 30 Nov 2018
I have a Gunther tulip filter. Put in in2007 was to be removed with in two weeks of a surgery I had. The doctor that put it in was to remove but said it was already invaded in and could not remove. I m reading that the little (legs) can break and move on some. Are there any cases of this brand of...
21 1 Fri, 30 Nov 2018
COPD Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Dear Sir, First of all many thanks for your kind consideration to pay your valuable time in reading my e-mail. Through this communication I would like to bring your kind attention, our most serious problem about my Father (Age 80+), who is suffering from...
8 1 Fri, 30 Nov 2018
I have difficulty breathing? Like I have asthma and stuff, but sometimes like when I take deep breaths I feel good, but if I breathe normally sometimes, I will get shortened breath. And also I have back pains like by my shoulders, it might be stress and tension in my muscles. I m only 13 about to...
2 1 Thu, 29 Nov 2018
hey im a 29 year old women and i was kicked by a man and i was up against the wal and when it happened it felt like something went on my heart which i know it didnt but it also felt like something went aginst my lung because it was so hard to breath. now its the next day and my sholder and neck...
2 1 Thu, 29 Nov 2018
I’ve been having almost constant chest pains for the past few hours. What do you think it is? The chest pains happen quite frequently, multiple times a month and it’ll get hard to breathe at times too. Also, I’ll get sharp pains in my left rib cage at times.
7 1 Thu, 29 Nov 2018
I am 44 years old. 2 years ago i had transanal ablation of a pituitary adenoma that caused me acromegally. Surgery was successful and i have been living in assisted living. Recently i developed upper respiratory infection and marked bradycardia. Perhaps this is a consultation for a treatment that...
6 1 Thu, 29 Nov 2018
i recently lived in a place with a very obnoxious odor emanating from possibly the carpet? nausea would wake me up during the night, i had chest pains, blurred vision, bad constant headache right in the middle of my forehead,difficulty concentrating, extreme irritability, a rash developed only on...
9 1 Thu, 29 Nov 2018
I am a 40-year-old, 159 pound, white female. I only smoked when I was a teenager occasionally and as a an adult, I would only smoke when I drank (which now I do not smoke at all). I drink occasionally on the weekends but not much. My father had a history of heart disease, emphysema and diabetes....
12 1 Thu, 29 Nov 2018
I have a boy 6 yrs 8 months old ( 25 kgs weight).When he starts to sneeze he continues for 5 to six times with white thick nasal discharge coming out after two or three discharges.This condition is present in him for about three years.Of course, this does not mean that he sneezes frequently.But...
11 1 Wed, 28 Nov 2018
I have had breathing problems come up in the past month & 1/2 when doing much walking & small things. I have shortness of breath where I have to breath through my mouth to get enough air. I went to a heart Dr. & he said all sounds good then he had me go to a lung Dr. that now wants to have me do...
12 1 Wed, 28 Nov 2018
My husband s left shoulder has been paralyzed for about 1 year and a half. He has been experiencing breathing difficulties caused by the left diaphragm and arthritis in the neck is now causing him to be almost totaling staring at the ground with neck pain and weakness. In total are these symptoms...