Positive methanine challenge indicating reactive airway disease for pft what's that mean? Lump feeling throat for months heavyness taking breaths. Would lung doc bronchoscopy and ent doc normal rule out something throat caused by cancer? Weak pulse
RAD. The challenge test just confirms that your airways react with some tightening/wheezing which reduces your lungs ability to move air. It is often used as a marker for asthma,RAD but beyond that tells you little.If you have had all these tests & they have not spotted a cancer,that should not be considered as a cause. If they eliminate a structural problem for your sensation it must be something else.
Worried it's giving me bad anxiety when I workout and I can't feel that pounding heart beat? Just walking to my car short breath bad. Lump Throat feeling constant. + metha challeng airway disease pft. Heart/lung doc ct bronchosc echo stress tes fine
U need. counseling . See a psychiatrist soon, given that all the tests you ran ruled out organic cause for your troubling symptoms. If you don't have a direct access to a psychiatrist, consult your primary doctor, good luck . Read more...
Seen Heart, lung, ent, hemat/asthma doc bunch tests only thing found was + meth challenge airway disease. On advair and Prtnx for reflux. 7mths Still have lump feeling in throat and don't get pounding heart feeling beat gos faster. Diff breathin pattern?
See GI doc. I suspect that your reflux is likely the cause for your throat sensation and Prtnx may not be enough to control it. The fast heart beat is likely from the long acting bronchodilator in Advair. With just mild asthma (detected by methacholine challenge only), it is debatable whether you need to take Advair. Consider stopping it . Consider getting checked for vocal cord dysfunction as well. Read more...