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Hyperinflated lungs due to pneumonia

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Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

How does a healthy 58 year old get Bacterial Pneumonia in both lungs? I am still very sick. The only strange probably coincidental , but 2 days before I had a lot of endontical work done . 4 root ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin MD

). I also requested a chest xray for work (TB clearance). Office called to tell me I have pneumonia in my lower right lung and they will see me again in 6 weeks. Should I ask for further tests? Am I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

today and told him they see a small nodule. He stated it is likely due to the pnemonia and absolutely ... the nodule is likely due to pnemonia? I am very concerned that the doctor said 6 weeks and the fact... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

peumonia, from staying at ICU( due to cather infection) and now she has been on vent for 6 weeks and has some fluid in lower parts of lungs ,so her cough is not strong enough to remove secretions. She had ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Ivo Ditah MD

I just had an operation for pneumonia I had puss surrounding my lung. And. I needed surgery I am on 2 anti biotics for my lung. My question is should I be around people. Say like a kids birthday party ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivo Ditah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

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Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

hi doctor, pls help me as my 67 year old mother is critical due to Tuberclosis and pneumonia .Her right lung is almost destroyed due to TB..This is a 3rd attack of the disease in last 14yrs. She... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Chandra Shekhar MD

last 30 years, she is now in ventillation due to pneumonia in lungs and spreading of infection ... but there is no progressive result of her ailment. she is surviving on artificial lungs.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chandra Shekhar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.  Ramya Mallya B MD

limits Nosignificant unfolding of the thoracic aorta is present The lung fields are not hyperinflated ...Hi, i m 38yrs old woman who was diagnosed with Pneumonia a year ago and undergone TB treatement ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramya Mallya B ( Ayurveda Specialist)
Dr.  Saralkumar R. Desai MD

had pneumonia in left lung and right lung about three weeks ago ,when she went to her dr. 11-18-16 she told her she had pneumonia in her right lung but did not suggest that she go to the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saralkumar R. Desai ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

My brother went through ER with left lung strep pneumonia and went into septic shock and was given a blood restrictive drug due to low blood pressure to reduce blood flow to limbs and direct to vital ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Siddiq Ullah Shah MD

hi dear,welcome to healthcare magic... it is an inflammatory condition of the lung—affecting primarily the microscopic air sacs known as alveoli. It is usually caused by infection with viruses or bacteria and less...

Dr.  Yogesh D MD

No, Pneumonia affects the lungs. If your voice is affected, that means the infection has affected your throat (voice box) as well. Consult an ENT doctor along with a internal medicine specialist.