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Lung functng % to survive

I want to know how much percentage of undamaged or functioning lung can help a person to live his further life . My granny's chest X-ray shows her lungs are damaged approximately 85% as doctor says. So can she be able to live her further life worry free with proper medications and without need of supplement oxygen...? Plz answer bcoz she is ICU now and her SpO2 level is 85-90 with supplement oxygen. One day before she had bipaps for 20hrs ...

I have COPD.

Along with COPD, there is a breathing problem. I would like to discuss about the use of BiPAP machines along with oxygen intake for my situation. should I use BiPAP AVAPS(average volume assured pressure support) or should i just go with BiPAP.

Buring in chest and sroun

From past year I have burning around the chest, some times it is exists and some times it is not. I had done with endoscopy,2decho,ucg, x-ray everything seems normal. Doctor said it's your illusion but still I feel every day some burning on chest especially on the left said, chest to upto left hand. I don't know what to do now. Any suggestions.

Pft test regarding

Pls tell me , is PFT test risky for my mother.. she is 55 yrs old..and she has little bit breathing problem ..please guide me

Chest pain

My mom have left lateral chest pain ,which is radiated to the scapula and arm. 1.she is feeling discomfort while swallowing. 2.pain is felt more during deep breathing. 3.there is NO cold,calf,fewer. Even she is using medicines she is not getting relief from pain.plz tell me the problem of my mom and how it is treated.

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