Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Treatment

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Severe Cough, lack of energy, high BP

My Mother is a Thyroid patient (takes Altroxin daily), High BP . She has got dry cough( difficult to control at times), feels constipated, also feels that there was blood with the stool, feels exerted all the time , lack of energy , Low Hb 8.5, Low HCT , RBC etc. High ESR 75 Joint pains as well. (Osteopenia) suffers from skin fungal infections also most of the time She feels as if not well all the time. We need to investigate her for any serious issue (Cancer etc). Please suggest.

Lump in left auxillary region

Lump in left armpit with slight pain.Problem since last 1 month FNAC and blood tests reveal symptoms of TB. However I don't have any cold,cough,fever,weakness or pain Is biopsy required to confirm on the same or I can directly start the medicines for TB. Also why have I been asked to test for HIV as well.

Disseminated tuberculosis

Multiple ring enhancing lesions .left hand and left mouth becoming numb. vomitting, Extreme loss of  weight and investigation reported miliary mottling on chest x -ray . What is the next step to be taken ?

Miliary mottling

Csf shows raised proteins and raised ada. Broncoscopic lavage did nit show afb.disseminated tuberculosis

Chest heaviness

I have been suffering from Chest heaviness, shortness of breath and chest congestion. Intialy I was daignosed with anxiety but I am fit now in terms of anxiety.

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