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Would be grateful to know how those of you who have had robotic-assisted lobectomies are doing. I am scheduled for robotic-assisted surgery on my right lung on May 22: Wedgectomy of likely cancerous nodule in mid-lobe, with biopsy, etc. Removal of large nodule in upper lobe & biopsy; second smaller nodule in upper lobe is in difficult location. If surgeon decides a lobectomy of middle lobe is required, will do that. If not, he will do a lobectomy of upper lobe as way of dealing with both the large & smaller nodule since the latter is in a hard place to get to.
I'm a 37 year old mother of 1 living in Florida. I have had a cough since August 2017. I ignored it for a long time, got antibiotics once, steroids another time..then was told I have silent reflux and was prescribed protonix. This made sense kind of since chest xray looked good and the fact i have ulcerative colitis. On Saturday Nov 17th I felt horrible. The whole week leading up to this I was coughing and wheezing so bad it scared the crap out of me. I could not believe the noises coming out of me. It kept me up at night because it was so loud and it scared me. I figured it was because I have