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Biography
Name

Jackie Kalina

Year of Birth

1940

Gender

Female

Location

California

Relationship

Patient

Short Bio

Recently diagnosed with IPF.  Still going through tests.  I am 79 year old female in good health, or so I thought.  Complained about heaviness in chest, headache, sore throat,some difficulty swallowing ,  joints ache, mucus .    After x-ray and CT scan said I had a 9 mm scar on lungs.  I AM IN SHOCK.  Taking inhaler, lots of Tylenol so far.  So perplexed and sad.  I was a teacher, no cancer or therapy for such.

Type of Diagnosis

PF of known aetiology

Treatment / Medical Facility

Pulmonoligist in Santa Barbara

Current medication regimen

Albuterol Inhalant

Lung transplantation status

currently in evaluation process

Supplemental Oxygen

no

Are you currently taking an anti-fibrotic medication?

no

How did you find us?

PF News Website

How long have you or the person that you are caring for had PF?

diagnosed on April 17th Going through tests

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