" ...disease is not asthma, chronic obstructive lung disease, or emphysema (sp). It is a restrictive airway disease. unlike the ...retains carbon dioxide. I have this caused by lupus. It is not a fun... "
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Emphysema is a long-term, progressive disease of the lungs that primarily causes shortness of breath. In people with emphysema, the ti...Read on Wikipedia
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Emphysema & Lupus
0.38% of the posts that mention Emphysema also mention Lupus (140 posts)
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" ...No Hepatitis B or C. Lupus test was also negative, although ...do not seem to have any bad lung disease. The nodes are common ...also do not have the emphysema that the doctor in another... "
" ...lifetime of smoking, Gardner suffered from emphysema, in addition to an autoimmune disorder (which may have been lupus). After two strokes in 1986,... "
" I have Emphysema and Lupus. I have never taken any exercise in my life apart from when I did a couple of years at karate about 20 years ago. Therefore, it was a big shock to my lungs... "
" ...It is caused by the lupus and I am now on ...the hospital too. I have a cough along with this and ...same cough my mother had before she died of emphysema. I have never smoked either.... "
" ...removal. She is currently undergoing chemotherapy. Cambers also suffers from lupus, fibromyalgia and chronic emphysema. She has no health insurance, and all proceeds from... "
" ...don't die prematurely, but they died of things like Lupus, complications of smoking (cancer, chronic bronchitis and emphysema) and other causes unrelated to... "
" ...doctor thought it might be lupus. I had horrible pain in ...back high suggesting I had inflammation somewhere!!!! I could have ...for that because I have severe emphysema and I also have no... "
" ...in critical condition for 3 weeks. She is on a ventilator, she has emphysema, lupus and just had her colon removed. Her blood platelet levels are drastically low,... "
" ...have auto-immune issues? I have Systemic Lupus Erythematosis...this is not a communicable disease ...maternal: Graves (thyroid) Paternal Uncle: emphysema Niece: Eczema that's all I... "
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