Cough And Shortness Of Breath When Not Continuing Treatment?
Hello, I want to ask you about lung disease, my mother has been coughing for a long time and has also been examined for 2 months after being injected. What kind of illness is that? please answer …
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Lung disease with symptoms of shortness of breath can be caused by several possibilities including:
Tuberculosis, a disease caused by lung tissue infection by M. tuberculosis bacteria. Symptoms in the form of cough> 2 weeks and several other symptoms such as night sweats, fever, weight loss, etc. Pneumonia, infection of the lung tissue due to bacteria, viruses, or fungi Pneumonitis, is inflammation of the lung tissue caused by non-microorganisms. COPD Asthma Lung edema To determine the exact cause of the examination certainly needs to be in the form of medical interviews, physical examinations, to additional examinations such as blood, sputum, chest X-ray, CT scan, lung function, and so on. That way the treatment will be directed according to the probable cause. For the future it is better to complete the treatment in accordance with the doctor's advice to avoid things that are not desirable.
Some things to do now:
Reduce excessive activity Consumption of healthy and nutritious food Give enough to drink Get plenty of rest Use a mask if the symptoms of cough accompany, and do not carelessly throw away the mask after use Do not expose phlegm carelessly if coughing up phlegm Apply a good and correct cough ethic Let the sunlight enter directly into the room If complaints of tightness or heavy lifting accompanied by the sound of wheezing / coughing or bloody cough immediately see a doctor for subsequent treatment. With the outbreak of the COVID-19 case at this time it's good to remain vigilant when out of the house. Use a mask on your mother and avoid using public transportation when traveling to see a doctor. Do social distancing and keep a healthy lifestyle.
So, hopefully useful.