So they transferred Dad from the care home to the hospital.. They did a thoracic CT scan, pleural effusion has tripled.....
What fibrosis feels like
hi can anybody tell me what idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis feels like or any other form of lung fibrosis...
Rivaroxaban or Warfarin?
I'm currently on Rivaroxaban but not feeling good being on it, have appointment on Monday at anti-coagulation clinic to discuss switching to ...
Being put on a trial of Rivaroxaban. Have done a little research and here’s hoping this will help me....
Low INR again
Hi guys me again . INR still fluctuating gone from 4.1 ,3.7, 3.1 and now 2.6 this morning....
Hi ladies Just wondering if anyone out there has had a pleural effusion and had it drained and a pleurodesis done. I have just had it done an...
They increased my warfrin to 10mg a day Friday, ( so I'm one increased dose in, and today my INR is 2.2 meaning its 1.7....
Xarelto or also known as rivaroxaban
Does anyone have experience of rivaroxaban and what the INR range is supposed to be, please?...
Interstitial Lung Disease
I am new here for the past few months I have been suffering with shortness of breath on exertion that has been getting slightly worse. I do h...
Cryotherapy - Lymphedema
I am evaluating new devices, very surprised at the controlled application of cold vapour in conjunction with compression, I am now involved w...
Is it normal for Doctors to tell you not to worry if you tell them you think you have an additional clot in a superficial vein?
While in the hospital last month with a DVT in arm, my leg started feeling like it was getting a clot. ( superficial vein....
Some of you may remember I posted a few weeks ago that I was on a break from the trial drug trametinab for recurrent low grade serous ovarian...
I'm getting on ok with being put on warfarin because of a DVT and PE on my lung, but my left leg is massively swollen it's obviously somethin...
Anyone with DVT not related to flying, sitting or cancer
Hi, I am new here, but recently had DVT in thigh, no long flights, fairly mobile, walk everyday. Cancer was mentioned at hospital then dismis...
Hi diagnosed with DVT 2 weeks ago had two shots of heparin and been on APIXABAN since, been advised about bleeding so far so good, no adverse...
Taking Aspirin for Your Heart? How to Make It Even More Effective?
There has been some press lately, at least in the USA on adding rivaroxaban ( Xarelto ) to your daily aspirin regimen, as a result of new stu...
Has anyone else had a pulmonary embolism please and how was it treated and how long did it take to clear up? Mine came in hospital after my s...
I had went to the ER a couple weeks ago and they said I had at the beginning stages of emphysema and I had a lung test done spirometry test d...
Warfarin to Rivaroxaban
Hi It's been a month or so since the results of the trial were published. Has anyone swapped yet and if so how are you getting on?...
I was diagnosed with Hughes syndrome and pulmonary hypertension 2 years ago after almost a year in hospital and numerous operations to remove...
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