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is there anything to reverse fibroids in lungs

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is there anything to reverse fibroids in lungs?

Dr.tiwari :

Hello,

Dr.tiwari :

Are you talking of lung fibrosis?

JACUSTOMER-xukcpuhr- :

yes

Dr.tiwari :

Ok,

Dr.tiwari :

The pulmonary or lung fibrosis is the result of chronin inflmammatory process in lung.

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At present the treatment option for this are limited.

Dr.tiwari :

One may have benefit from-

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1.Steroid drugs.

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2.Azathioprine

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3.Cyclophosphamide

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4.Methotrexate

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5.Cyclosporine

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These all are immunosppresant drugs.

Dr.tiwari :

Except this the trials for new drugs are going on which include mycofenalte &pirfenidone.

Dr.tiwari :

The oxygen supplementation is essential as hypoxia then may lead to right ventricular failure.

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Hope this will help you.

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Is there any other query?

JACUSTOMER-xukcpuhr- :

where are these trials being held?

Dr.tiwari :

You should be connected with a pulmologist .They are connected with the trials with the latest drugs.You may ask to them for this.

JACUSTOMER-xukcpuhr- :

we are . we were sent to Penn Hospital but nothing came of it.

Dr.tiwari :

I am posting you a web address for this please go through this-

http://www.pulmonaryfibrosis.org/involve

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