Pulmonary fibrosis

What is Pulmonary fibrosis?

Pulmonary fibrosis is the condition of having lung tissue parenchyma replaced by Scar tissue(Granulation tissue) which doesn't take part in gaseous exchange.

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my mother is 81 years old,suffering from pulmonary fibrosis,she is on oxygen but main discomfort is she has lost control of urine and stool. she...

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pulmonary fibrosis patients may be on steroids or immune suppressors may cause opertunistiv infections like giardia...

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I have been diagnosed with pulmonary fibrosis but even though in fairly early stages having a lot of trouble breathing especially during hot humid...

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I would recommend you undergo a full series pulmonary function test to see just how bad your lungs are. Also, you may benefit from a high...

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i am aslim 28 years from mumbai and i am suffering from pulmonary fibrosis since last 10 years, my pulmonologists has suggested me to undergo a...

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Thanks for your question on Healthcare Magic.
I can understand your concern.
Recently US FDA approved Perfinodone for the treatment of pulmonary...

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