I may have COPD! - shauna0915

Oh No Associated with Adenocarcinoma, Lung Cancer. Posted on March 23, 2012 View this journey (12 Experiences)

I've had chronic bronchitis for over a year. It got so bad this last go round that my PCP sent me to a Pulmonologist. I've had a lung function test, a CT scan of my lungs and another sleep study. My CPAP pressure was changed and I'm on a steroid inhaler. I go back for followup and to find out the results on April 5th. There was indication from the lung function test that I do not express enough air from my lungs, which is a sign of emphysema. Chronic bronchitis plus emphysema equals COPD. 2 more weeks of waiting...

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