Dr. Nabil Cesar Khoury
What is mechanical chest trautism.thats done during delivery for the mother and what effects does it have after giving birth
Dr. Nabil Cesar Khoury, Pulmonology - I am sorry, your question and your language are not clear.
What does this mean in a chest xray report: accentuation de la trame vasculaire hilaire et peri-hilaire bilaterale?????
Dr. Nabil Cesar Khoury, Pulmonology - This means a Bronchitis (infection in the bronchi) and/or a bronchiolitis (infection in small bronchi).
My chest was hurting when i took a deep breath am I over weight for my age I'm about 5'6 or 5'7 I weigh about 164 I think I might lost some weight.
Dr. Nabil Cesar Khoury, Pulmonology - Pain on deep breath usually means a problem in the pleura of the lung.You should do a chest X-ray and show it to your doctor.
I have chest pain followed by pain in the left shoulder and difficulty breathing. Is it serious? Should I go to the hospital?
Dr. Nabil Cesar Khoury, Pulmonology - It is urgent to go to an emergency unit of a hospital or consult a cardiologist because this pain can be of cardiac origin.
Is there any medication that is recommended for people that are trying to quit smoking?
Dr. Nabil Cesar Khoury, Pulmonology - Yes there is. It is preferable to consult and be followed by a smoking cessation specialist in order to take properly these medications.
I went to the doctor's and was diagnosed with bronchitis and I was prescribed some medication. I feel much better and my cough got better but now when I cough, I actually choke and I'm out of breath.
Every time I get upset, I start having a burning sensation in my chest and my hands start getting numb, what possible solutions might you recommend?
Dr. Nabil Cesar Khoury, Pulmonology - All the symptoms you are complaining of, are related to stress and anxiety. A psychologist or a psychatrist will help you a lot if your symptoms are severe and troublesome.
I've been having chest pain and headaches for 3 days. Why?
Dr. Nabil Cesar Khoury, Pulmonology - It can be a simple viral illness. It will disappear in a few days with some paracetamol.
While exercising, I felt pain in my chest (like a "chake") for a while and then it disappeared. Is it a sign of something serious?
Dr. Nabil Cesar Khoury, Pulmonology - This may be of cardiac origin and you should consult a cardiologist. It can also be excercise-indused asthma and you should consult a pulmonologist.
About Dr. Nabil Cesar Khoury
Graduated as an MD from American University of Beirut
Based in Beirut, Lebanon