Jorge Ríos and Michele are now friends 1 year ago
Michele posted a new activity comment 1 year, 3 months ago
Thank you for your reply. I have since since a Rheumatologist and they agree with you. No connection to ipf just a coincidence.
Michele replied to the topic Dupuytren's and Raynauds with IPF in the forum Living with Pulmonary Fibrosis: 50+ 1 year, 6 months ago
After a long wait to see the Rheumatologist I cannot report any specific findings. Today was the day! At this time the doctor said that their is no, or not sufficient evidence to suggest scleroderma. Which is great news! But I am left with the questions of what my tendons in my hands are doing and planning to do? They are still troubling me and…[Read more]
Michele replied to the topic Dupuytren's and Raynauds with IPF in the forum Living with Pulmonary Fibrosis: 50+ 1 year, 7 months ago
So we are not alone! I am due to see a Rheumatologist soon to look at this concern. I will let you know what I learn. For now I take anti inflammatory meds because the pain, difficulty and loss of my finger functions were making me feel a little desperate.
Michele started the topic Dupuytren's and Raynauds with IPF in the forum Living with Pulmonary Fibrosis: 50+ 1 year, 7 months ago
I have developed Dupuytren’s and Raynauds over the last 6 months. Sometimes I have aches in my fingers and palms and in my index finger shooting pain and numbness. (I know that sounds impossible but it happens) I was just wondering if anyone else has issues with their hands.
Michele replied to the topic Acute Exacerbation and Cyclophosphamide in the forum Living with Pulmonary Fibrosis: 50+ 1 year, 7 months ago
I have read with interest the reports of low oxygen saturation after a covid jab. I had the Johnson & Johnson and for 24 hours afterwards I had low oxygen saturation. I clearly was not alone.
Michele replied to the topic Coughing in the forum Join the Discussion: Welcome to all PF/IPF Patients 1 year, 8 months ago
Omez 40mg once a day before food sorted me out. I hope everyone can access it. It works.
Michele posted an update 1 year, 8 months ago
In April 2021 I was diagnosed with IPF, both my brother and father died as a result of Ipf, so when I was diagnosed I was not surprised.
My question to the forum members is as follows: How many members have Dupuytren’s? I have watched my hands change over the last 6 months. I sometimes wonder if my hands are not acting as an indicator for the…[Read more]
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