Scoliosis Support  

Go Back   Scoliosis Support > Scoliosis > Kyphosis, Lordosis and Flatback Room

Notices

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 26th August 2014, 06:21 PM
ashleyf3's Avatar
ashleyf3 ashleyf3 is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 20
Default Echo unclear due to "lungs in way"

Due to all my lung problems from kyphosis curve and now having cardiac type issues needed more cardio workup. I have had many echos in the past but this time I am being told it VERY difficult to get images of my heart due to my lungs being in the way. About five years ago I measured at 90+ in curve. I am unable to have corrective back surgery as I do not tolerated pain meds. I was just wondering if anyone else had an echo where their lungs were in the way?
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 03:20 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
(c) Scoliosis Support