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I am 52 years old and have emphysema as well as HIV and pulmonary hypertension. I am not on any medication for the PH and do not take oxygen for the emphysema but I do take two daily inhalers and anti-retrovirals for the HIV. About three years ago I started having nosebleeds that come every few weeks and usually take two or three days to finally stop. I have been to the ENT clinic several times about this and not once did they ever mention a correlation between the nosebleeds and emphysema. My respirologist also has never mentioned this. I have been at my wits end trying to solve this mystery as it is very draining and I have ruined countless pillow cases and bed sheets because of this. I thought I was going crazy because none of my doctors seem to know why I keep having them and make me feel like I am just making it up. Of course I never seem to have one when I go to the doctor! Just this morning I thought I would just go to google and type in "emphysema and nosebleeds" and was so surprised to find all this information regarding this. I am a bit upset that no one has ever mentioned this possibility to me over the last three years and will now bring this up to my respirologist when I see him in September. To think that possibly something could have been done a long time ago to deal with this, or at least to not feel like I was insane is very frustrating.
2 years old and had copd for years i am experiencing nasal b...
" ...32 years old and had copd for years i am experiencing nasal bleeding for about a week a go , chest pain and difficlty breathing i use symbicort , ventoline... "
copd for years i am experiencing nasal bleeding for about a...
" i am 32 years old and had copd for years i am experiencing nasal bleeding for about a week a go , chest pain and difficlty breathing i use symbicort , ventoline and 15 mg prednisolone what do i... "
smoking and I'm having tiny nose bleeds on a daily basis....
" ...I was put on a genuair inhaler for my COPD a month ago and I'm using an efag to try and stop smoking and I'm having tiny nose bleeds on a daily basis. This has never happened to... "
aking thins his blood so when he has a nosebleed i...
" ...is irritating My husband has COPD and lung cancer. He recently ...nose and sometimes he has nose bleeds. The generic Lovenox he's taking thins his blood so when he has a nosebleed it's a major mess.... "
bleeds lately. I have severe COPD and am on oxygen 1/2...
" I have been having frequent nose bleeds lately. I have severe COPD and am on oxygen 1/2 ...today, I had a violent nosebleed where I had to hold ...there were even clots. I was terrified. Wondered if... "
nasal dryness. At times her nose bleeds & we have had to...
" ...for severe CHF. Also has severe COPD. As a nurse, I have tried almost everything I can think of to relieve her nasal dryness. At times her nose bleeds & we have had to... "
on amitriptyline, which I had bad nose bleeds and trouble...
" ...have tryed lyrica, they resulted in me being covered in blisters and pounding headaches, have had 2 different strengths, then ws put on amitriptyline, which I had bad nose bleeds and trouble with... "
use my cpap sometimes my nose bleed I had it for two weeks...
" ...I was in ICU.I found out that I had COPD,Asthma, and SleepApnea. my house is under construction rip carpet ...notice that when I use my cpap sometimes my nose bleed I had it for two weeks now. Is that... "
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