It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Lung & Respiratory Disorders / COPD Message Board

  • Will A Lung Grow Back?

  • Post New Thread   Closed Thread
    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Old 11-30-2009, 08:14 PM   #1
    mkoenig's Avatar
    Join Date: Nov 2009
    Location: Baltimore
    Posts: 2
    mkoenig HB User
    Will A Lung Grow Back?

    I had 2/3 of my right lung amputated 8 years ago due to walking pneumonia which I did not know I had.

    My wife now says that she thinks that it should have grown back by now.

    I don't think lung sections that have been surgically removed can grow back.

    Is what she's saying possible?

    Last edited by mkoenig; 11-30-2009 at 08:15 PM.

    Sponsors Lightbulb
    Closed Thread

    Related Topics
    Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
    Please - Opinion CAT Scan - Lung Cancer SharRog Lung & Respiratory Disorders / COPD 2 04-11-2011 06:30 AM
    I have Lung and Liver cancer young61 Cancer: Pancreatic & Liver 4 12-17-2009 08:25 AM
    Worried to death about Lung Nodule mikael26288 Lung & Respiratory Disorders / COPD 15 04-21-2008 06:33 PM
    CT scan showed lung inflamation, pleurosy and 2 with info please jessandjeff123 Lung & Respiratory Disorders / COPD 6 07-27-2006 01:58 PM
    Lung Biopsy recommended Leela32 Lung & Respiratory Disorders / COPD 7 07-15-2006 12:22 AM
    nodule in left lung lynns Cancer: Lung 10 10-10-2004 03:44 PM
    Collapsed Lung jhamilton30 Lung & Respiratory Disorders / COPD 7 08-19-2004 01:49 PM

    amputation, lung, lung surgery, regrow, surgically removed

    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Search this Thread:

    Advanced Search

    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 Off
    HTML code is Off
    Trackbacks are Off
    Pingbacks are Off
    Refbacks are Off

    Sign Up Today!

    Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

    I want my free account

    All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:14 AM.

    © 2022 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
    Do not copy or redistribute in any form!