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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aaron Milstone
27 years experience Pulmonology
Pleurisy or muscle: Lungs actually have few nerve endings within the lung tissue itself. Most of the nerves are on the outer surface so pain is usually related to infla ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Descriptive term: This is a term used to describe the lung fields on an x-ray that show little change in degree of density between normally dense areas like heart and b ... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patrick Connerly
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????: Do you mean holes, like in collapsed lung or pneumothorax? If so, that usually needs a chest tube, or if recurrent a surgery to create more scr tissu ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hiram Rodriguez
22 years experience Internal Medicine
Lung sounds: Hello. These can be many things depending on what's going on with the person. Assuming you are hearing them w/o a stethoscope, then they are likely up ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Enlarged air sacs: Bullae occur when the normal air sacs of the lungs collapse into themselves causing larger and larger air spaces.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Wright
29 years experience Phlebology
Sluggish blood flow: Stasis means sluggish or absent blood flow. This can occur because of obstruction[ ie blockage] or alteration of blood hemodynamics. In the lungs it ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
38 years experience Internal Medicine
U can sweep it: Bad joke on my part! u can't undo what's been done. Those scar tissue, fibrosis should not be of major concern unless it causes some airway obstructio ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Chmielewski
30 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
That depends...: On the cause. Many disease states can cause 'hyperinflation'. Asthma, may cause hyperinflation that resolves after the acute state. However, emphysema ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
49 years experience Infectious Disease
Reasonably good: The drinker respirator, one of the forms of the iron lung, saved lots of lives of those suffering from respiratory muscle paralysis from poliomyelitis ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Schneider
34 years experience Pediatric Dentistry
No: A car airbag going off during a crash will not pop your lungs.

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