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Mom only needs oxygen when she's walking/active. She was borderline on walk test. Is it possible her health could greatly benefit now that she has o2?

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
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In brief: I don't know about

Her health but her quality of life should.

In brief: I don't know about

Her health but her quality of life should.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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Dr. Michael Sanders
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology

In brief: Yes

If you need oxygen, whether its just with exercise and bedtime or all the time, its use will definitely help.
The problem is without using oxygen when you need it, you can develop pulmonary hypertension over time.

In brief: Yes

If you need oxygen, whether its just with exercise and bedtime or all the time, its use will definitely help.
The problem is without using oxygen when you need it, you can develop pulmonary hypertension over time.
Dr. Michael Sanders
Dr. Michael Sanders
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