Bronchiolitis obliterans

What is Bronchiolitis obliterans?

A rare obstructive lung disease caused due to fibrosis and/or inflammation.

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Sure. I take a low dose prednisone in the am (2.5
-5 mg) for an organizing pneumonia condtion-have for a couple years, but I notice every afternoon...

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Dear XXXXX

thanks for the query. The concept is that you should be on the lowest maintenance dose of prednisone that keeps your symptoms away if...

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Hi, my father aged 64, suffering from BOOP and has been twice a day since May 16 2012. Now he has lost 10 KGMS in 2 months with occasional...

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Hi, thanks for asking in Healthcare Magic.

Bronchiolytics obliterans organising pneumonia (BOOP) itself can result in weight loss. Wysolone...

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cant sleep at all ,still awake at 3 oclock this morning this has been going on for years ,doc has given me citalopram 10mg im a bit nevers to take...

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Hello,

Thanks for posting your query.

Chronic insomnia usually needs both anti depressants and sedatives for treatment. Drugs like Citalopram ar...

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