Earliest symptoms possible for emphysema is the shortness of breath on exertion but detail history needed to differentiate it with other cardiopulmonary symptoms such as angina and normal asthma.
Asked in Health, Smoking and Tobacco Use, Emphysema
When can the early stages of emphysema occur?
Early stage (of any condition or disease) means, generally speaking, "it has recently started showing signs and symptoms". In emphysema, this begins with chronic lung irritation and inflammation. ...
Asked in Emphysema
What is beginning emphysema?
The phrase "beginning emphysema" just means a doctor suspects or a test shows beginning changes or symptoms that are consistent with emphysema (or generally consistent with COPD). It likely means the person has symptoms of inflammation in the lungs from lung irritants. ...
Asked in Pulmonary Health, Emphysema
Can you somewhat control emphysema with medication?
In the early stages of emphysema, you can control it with medication, but eventually the patient requires oxygen rather than medication. ...
Asked in Pregnancy Symptoms
How do you know if you am experiencing early pregnancy symptoms?
The most simple way to detect early pregnancy symptoms is through the menstrual cycle. If a women misses her menstrual cycle then she may have early pregnancy symptoms. ...
What are the early symptoms of encephalitis lethargica?
The early symptoms of the disease include fever, severe headache , joint pain , and swelling of the lymph nodes. These symptoms can disappear and reoccur. ...
Asked in Cancer
Where can one find information on early symptoms of bone cancer?
You can get get information on early symptoms of bone cancer at your doctors office. There are also several websites that will give you the early symptoms, like Webmd and the Mayo Clinics website. ...