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In/out of hospital July thru Oct. each time diagnosed with

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In/out of hospital July thru Oct. each time diagnosed with Status asftmaticus. O2sat hovering 83-85%. Massive solumedrol, increase breathing treatments, IV Vancomycin. (I've been a nurse 355 years)
Bronchoscopy...after 3rd admission. Went today for follow up, still constant chronic bough, and now walking a tight rope game with"steroid crashing". Pulmonolgist saw me today, asking more of my opinion on helping others....then slammed me with..."Biopsies revealed you have alveolar pneumonia ..everywhere...organism...fungalmolds. I'm the first this has been found in alive, all others were during autopsies. Plan of treatment ??? 1-2 years...maybe lifetime fluconasol, Doxycycline and tussinex...any idea where I can find out more? He assured me I was not contagious??
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 1 year ago.

What are your symptoms right now?

Please enumerate all the medications that you are on at the moment?

Please let me know.

Kind regards