Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
174 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction
Doctors waiting to answer your question
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi
MD
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi

General & Family Physician

Exp 6 years

Dr. Suresh Heijebu
MD
Dr. Suresh Heijebu

General & Family Physician

Exp 9 years

Dr. Vaishalee Punj
MD
Dr. Vaishalee Punj

General & Family Physician

Exp 16 years

Dr.Raju
MD
Dr.Raju

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Kiran Kumar
MD
Dr. Kiran Kumar

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Arun Prasad
MD
Dr. Arun Prasad

General Surgeon

Exp 35 years

Suffering from tuberculosis and massive pleural effusion please help

Premium Questions

Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

I'm getting frequent viral fevers View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)
Dr. Shashi Dangwal MD

On medication of tuberculosis .Please suggest me proper treatment by viewing my reports ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shashi Dangwal ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.    Prof. Kunal Saha MD

I am suffering from tb. I was admitted for 10 days in Apollo XXXXXXX Fever , vomiting , weakness and swelling of my face is common. Generally fever stays with 104 degree and when we give paracetamol fever releases for 30... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prof. Kunal Saha ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

My father (67 yrs old) was administered Forecox tablets after he was diagnosed with pleural effusion . The water that was extracted was straw colored. There was no evidence of cardiac problems ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Vivek Chail MD

Hi Doc, I am being treated for Pleural effusion + TB. This is my second month of ATT. The fluid has been drained out thru medical procedure. Now I am being told that some fluid has thickened and cann ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vivek Chail ( Radiologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Matt Wachsman MD

Hi sir, I have massive plueral effusion on my right lung i found in x ray and ct scan, and i take treatment recently before a month,and my doctor said they took 700 ml fluid on my chest and they said still there is around... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matt Wachsman ( Addiction Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Hema Yadav MD

my mother who is 83 years old suddenly felt crackling sounds and severe pain one month ago unable to move his head without holding it with the help of two persons sidewise she was not able to walk ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hema Yadav ( Pediatrician)
Dr.  Praveen G MD

Hi, I am suffering from tuberculosis pleural effusion. Approximately 600 ml fluid was taken out. Now I am taking AKT-4 and B-complex medicines. Even after one month of treatment i have ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen G ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

hello my mother has TB she is taking akt4 she is having problems in passing urine.she also feels gastric after eating any thing . what should we do? please help. she has had thyroid for 5 yrs now ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.     B M Gupta MD

. I have been using for last ten days but there is no cure in it what i have to do next. Please help ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. B M Gupta ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Ganesh MD

you can eat everything, avoid junk and unhealthy food. more of fruits, ginger garlic for good immunity.

Dr. Jonas Sundarakumar MD

You need to have detailed hematological tests done.

Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

Hello BunnySingh, If you have open Tuberculosis you would be shedding the bacteria which can infect people in contact with you. It is better for your mother and others in direct contact with you to be on a medicine...