Patient Comments: Asbestos - Asbestosis Signs


What were the signs and symptoms of asbestosis in you or someone you know? Submit Your Comment

Comment from: kayzer, 65-74 Female (Patient) Published: May 05

I have had a chronic cough for 5 months. CT scan shows asbestosis scarring. I am being treated for the cough with steroids and bacterial infection. I am also using an inhaler twice daily.

Comment from: fred w., 65-74 Male (Patient) Published: November 24

I have tinging on an off in my arms fingers and through my head and ears. I am wondering if this could be from asbestosis.

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