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Lung inflammmation - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Lung and Chest disorders
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions

Doctor :   hi
User :   Hi there, what is the most common cause of lung imflammation?
Doctor :   how can i help you
Doctor :   i can help you
User :   ive recent had some pains in my sides
Doctor :   but i need to ask a few questions
Doctor :   ok
User :   what is the most common cause of lung inflammation?

Doctor :   infection
User :   ok
Doctor :   then auto immune causes
User :   i see
Doctor :   such as goodpasture syndrome
User :   i have recently stop smoking
User :   and takin ibuprofin
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   good
User :   will this bring the swelling down ?
Doctor :   it is antiinflammatory
Doctor :   but when did the swelling atart
User :   about 1month ago
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did u ahve fever along with it?
Doctor :   any history of cough
Doctor :   with sputum
User :   i have experience some fevers more than usual
User :   green
User :   sometimes orange
Doctor :   is it continous
User :   yes
User :   every morning
Doctor :   ok
User :   dry cough
Doctor :   i would suggest u get a afb done
Doctor :   acid fast bacilli test

Doctor :   are u there?]
Doctor :   are u there?
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