Silicosis Radiology

Silicosis is classified under four categories, which are chronic simple silicosis, accelerated silicosis, complicated silicosis and acute silicosis. Cough suppressants and antibiotics for lung infection are prescribed to the patients with silicosis. Pulmonary complications related to silicosis may cause chronic bronchitis, compensatory emphysema, pneumothorax and fungal lung infection.

Silicosis is classified under four categories, which are chronic simple silicosis, accelerated silicosis, complicated silicosis and acute silicosis. Cough suppressants and antibiotics for lung infection are prescribed to the patients with silicosis. ... More

Health Q&A
Breathing problems and coughing

45 yr old female lives in village . Profession-housewife, suffering from breathing problems, coughing,and early fatigue from last 8 months, please tell me diagnosis and treatment

Shortness of breath and low b12

From 1 month i am feeling breathlessness, doctors did pft found it normal,then they gave me rotacaps to inhale which i have been using for 10 days now.i have got significant relief by using but i wanted to know whether i will have to use that forever.Also my b12 level is 101

Right pleural thickening, came up during

Right pleural thickening came up during GCC medicals. I got xray done privately but there was no problem as per radiologist. One radiologist told you can get not scan done but nothing will come up. What could be causes and is it completely treatable.

Lungs pain

I had tuberculosis which was detected on march 2016 and i had gone through 9 months of medicine.problem with me is i m still having some lungs breathing problem and some times pain.

Breathing problem

Sir i am a 24yr man and i have a breathing problem with 14 yr. I have fever and cough in 5 days This is my new blood test result plz expline if any problem. Total leucocyte count 12400 cells/cu mm hemoglobin 15. 5% Polymorphs 75% Lymphocytes 18%Eosinophils 07% ESR 22 Platelet count 2.0 Blood urea 22 S.Creatinine 0.9 S.Billirubin total 1.0

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