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Phrenic nerve irritation causes

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Dr.  Behar Greca MD

I have phrenic nerve damage causing dyspnea on minor exertion (going up stairs) and orthopnea when ... I can do to repair the phrenic nerve damage? Would I benefit from surgery or is my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Behar Greca ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Tushar Kanti Biswas MD

I had a bad case of shingles in July. I have been left with phn nerve pain . My question is does the phn nerve damage cause swelling or is the Lyrica I am taking twice a day 75 mgs ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Tushar Kanti Biswas ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Raju A.T MD

TSH was back to normal (0.50 mIU/L). My question to you is the following: Could this be a phrenic nerve dysfunction? I forgot to mention that I've had a heart cathederization to measure arterial ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Raju A.T ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Muhammad Ali Rauf MD

My husband has had a phrenic nerve injury as the result of open heart surgery to repair his mitral ... do we go from here? The Dr that performed the EMG on the phrenic nerve said there is really... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Ali Rauf ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Erion Spaho MD

husband's phrenic nerve damaged during bypass surgery . affected diaphram. had plication surgery. breathing is getting worse. can anything be done for him? XXXXXXX ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Erion Spaho ( Neurologist)

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Dr. Shyam B. Kale MD

read about phrenic nerve irritation, which might be the reason my hiccups are showing on when I have ... sore throat has run it cause. any medication you can recommend for me? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shyam B. Kale ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

level which now is 65%. and I was informed the my right phrenic nerve is damaged any suggestion ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.  Manish Kumar Gupta MD

Hi, I recently donated a kidney but now my phrenic nerve is bothering me...irritated maybe? Does this go away with time or is there something I can do to help it! It has been getting better but the pain ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manish Kumar Gupta ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

My husband who is a veteran , has had a veteran Pulmonologist , (after giving him tests), determine his breathing difficulty (after left shoulder repair ) was due to an injury to the phrenic nerve ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Joe M Das MD

impingement on Phrenic Nerve as a consequence of cervical damage? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Joe M Das ( Neurologist)