Lung and Chest disorders Questions & Answers

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2 1 59 minutes ago
Hello, I got my chest x ray for the pre employment requirements ,however the impression on my cxr their is hazy infiltrates the right upper lobe, PTB,, and I don t have any symptoms so the physician told me need to see a psulmonologist because Im not fit to work.. So I undergone another cxr and...
2 1 1 hour ago
Hi ...I m sindy I m 30 years old way back 2015 I had my xray and was diagnosed with PTB ..so I have undergone 6mnths of medications..after it I was fit to work but still it leaved a trace ...now 2018 I got my new xray result and it says that there is a suspicious densities on both upper...
2 1 4 days ago
Hi, over the last few months I ve had an odd feeling in my chest that when I first noticed it felt like coldness at the top of my lungs, and now feels like that fluttery feeling you get when jumping off the high diving board. I m 53, in good shape (though a little heavier than I need to be) from...
2 1 4 days ago
Hello Sir, I had done CT scan of chest. which shows - Accentuation of the Bronchovascular marking seen in bothe the lung fields with small consolidation in the left upper zone with well defined hypodense mass in the left lower zone with calcified margins measuring 4.4 cmX5.7 mm in size. Please...
3 1 5 days ago
I have this problem that happens every seven year where I am not able to breathe period can t exhale or inhale and it last for about 10 min but after 5 min I can t see everything goes black but I am able to move and I m still in control and the only way for me to get rid of it is by slmai g my...
2 1 5 days ago
Hi Doc. my name is Naif Dipatuan, I m 20 years old, I once had a TB in 2014 and get cured for 6 months, I just wanna asked about my X-ray result that I had this march 2018, the result was.. Fibrohazed Densities are noted in the right upper lobe Heart is not enlarged The rest is unremarkable Then...
2 1 5 days ago
HI, i am suffering from fever, body mains ,cough with throat pain , doctor suggested chest x ray , i did the x ray the impression in x ray report : MILD PROMINENCE OF BILATERAL BRONCHO-VASCULAR MARKINGS what is the problem can you suggest me sir,
2 1 5 days ago
History: Chest pain. Pain in the left arm. Technique: PA and lateral views. Comparison: 3/9/2018 Findings: Heart size is upper limits of normal. Vascularity appears within normal limits. There is mild elevation the right hemidiaphragm. There are no focal infiltrates or effusions. There is no...
3 2 5 days ago
My chest x ray impression says that PTB, minimal both upper lobes of undetermined activity. Pleurodiaphgramatic adhensions, Right. What does it mean? I had a past history of ptb before and I already completed the treatment and cured. And now no symptoms of active ptb. Is this a scar or what? I am...
2 1 5 days ago
Hi Doc, please explain to me what is the meaning of these findings... - There are linear densities in the right uppe rlung. - The cardiomediastinal silhouette appears prominent. - Trachea is at midline - Costopheric sulci are intact. Impression: 1.upper lung linear densities may reflect fibrosis....
2 1 6 days ago
I have recently had 2 total hip replacements in 4 months. I had a chest cold after 2 no surgery and have, since developed a shortness of breath especially upon exertion Walking etc... Prior to my total hip replacement surgeries I was unable to walk for 6 months. I also gained about 25 lbs during...
2 1 6 days ago
i am 54 female no heart problems that i know of ... i have muscular dystrophy FSH type ... it weakens my muscles and it is easy to pull a muscle.. i use a walker and a motorized wheel chair... but the walker hurts my arms so i use the wheel chair more now than ever.... i have chest pain just...
2 1 6 days ago
Hi Doctor,I have long time disturbing cough(about 2 months), short of breath, heaviness in head, sometimes area near my ears blocked, Phlegm like substance comes out after coughing. increased cough during night time and if i eat late feel heaviness near my chest and throat. This also causes...
11 1 Thu, 4 Oct 2018
Hi, I am 27f general fit and well although i had a inner ear infection in Jenuary and had to have 2 course iof anti biotics to get rid of it then within a week of me finishing the second dose of anti B s i got a respitory Tract infection which was viral so no anti B s were taken however since...
2 1 Thu, 4 Oct 2018
My father has MS and had a severe bladder infection, can this cause thick fluid secretion in his lungs. He did not have any infections I his lungs. No pneumonia or bronchial problems. All those test came back negative. He could not cough up anything or breathe properly on his own and had to be on...
3 2 Thu, 4 Oct 2018
I have a cough with mucous. I believe that the mucous is clear. I have also been blowing my nose a lot as well. I feel well otherwise. Last week I was coughing more at night when laying in bed. I have been taking Nyquil which has been working well. I am continuing to work out at the gym and I...
11 1 Thu, 4 Oct 2018
Hello, In November after visiting gym I ve got stuffed and 100% plugged nose, later developed chest caugh, pain, tiredness, thought I might have had pneumonia.. Took a lot of rest, lung teas, herbal tinctures, veget. and fruit juices etc. Lung Xray was OK. 2 weeks of antibiotics didn t clear it...
7 1 Thu, 4 Oct 2018
hey! the last 5-6months i had problem with my breath after eating some food! problems to breath normal, and a form for pain in the heart after strong food! i have also had som pain in my leg, and have been very scared when i go to sleep! the symtom is worser when iam trying to sleep! many...
5 1 Thu, 4 Oct 2018
my mother has CRE/resistant klebsiella pnuemoneae(excuse the spelling) She is allergic to most antibiotics,sulfa, & penicillin. She has been treated five times obviouly they haven t worked in full! She easily goes anaphylactic! mid way through treatments. Last trtmt. was 7 days ago. 1st day , IV...
202 1 Thu, 4 Oct 2018
A 150 lb,62 year old man had a chronic productive cough, exertional dyspnea, mild cyanosis, and marked slowing of forced expiration. His pulmonary function and laboratory tests follow: Frequency 16 breaths/min alveolar ventilation 4.2 L/min (Assume 150 ml anatomical dead space) vital capacity 2.2...