Silicosis Radiology

Silicosis mostly occurs amongst workers who work onsite or are exposed to crystalline silica dust. Cough suppressants and antibiotics for lung infection are prescribed to the patients with silicosis. Symptoms of chronic silicosis may include persistent cough, dyspnea, fatigue, chest pain, weight loss, rapid breathing and fever.

Silicosis mostly occurs amongst workers who work onsite or are exposed to crystalline silica dust. Cough suppressants and antibiotics for lung infection are prescribed to the patients with silicosis. Symptoms of chronic silicosis may include persiste ... More

Health Q&A
Right chest pain

I have mild pain in my right chest for a month. I dont have cough. But i used to exhale some white mucus from my right sight lung and spit it. This became a habit for me from last month. I exhale more than 200 times a day. After starting this habit only i felt in chest pain. If i try to control this habit i feel like some thing in lung and it starts burning. There is no blood in mucus its pure white mucus some times its like gel some time its like silaiva. The mucus is some time too salty. Is there any chance to tb?

Shortness of breath

I am feeling shortness of breath, may be 4 to 5 times in a day. I feel like coughing and when I cough, not able to breath either by mouth or nose this will last for some 5 to 10 seconds . Every night from past 20 days it becomes severe I am not able to breath for 2 to 5 minutes. I have to jump to grasp air with great difficulty. Kindly provide the valuable solution and treatment required.

Chest is paining

Below the chest getting some pain. Consulted many doctors but their results is no issues. Even I'm getting pain.

Mild chest pain in left

For past one week I am experiencing some sensation in left side of chest accompanied by mild pain sometimes. I am worried if it is something serious, sometimes I feel a bit of itching. I feel little numbness in left arm sometimes, little pain although I am not able to pin point the source. I have not checked my BP, but I never had high BP problems, i started smoking couple months back, could it be anything serious

Small lump in left side

My mother noticed a small lump in her left side breast...she went for a needle aspiration test..they recommended for surgery.. But she did not have any symptoms and she is very healthy ..is she need surgery?

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