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inhalation for 11 years of burning plastic materials and inhaked

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inhalation for 11 years of burning plastic materials and inhaked 8hrs of paint with chemicals for a factory floor 18 mths away from there and i feel as though i am dying help
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 years ago.

Dr. David :

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Dr. David :

I am sorry you have been breathing in chemicals. and burning plastics.

Dr. David :

this can definitely damage your lungs

Dr. David :

and cause scar tissue in your lungs.

Dr. David :

you have to see a lung specialist pulmonologist

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and get more lung testing.

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get your GP to refer you to a pulmonary lung specialist.

Dr. David :

hello?

Customer:

does the inhalation cause purple round circles in front of eyes low temperature ie.31.25 also blood pressure was checked 69/62 still checked out and sent home

Dr. David :

your blood pressure is too low.

Dr. David :

low oral temperature is common.

Dr. David :

purple round circles around the eyes is most likely from broke blood vessels around the eyes.

Dr. David :

I am more worried about your lungs and your breathing.

Dr. David :

you might also have high toxic levels of lead or mercury in your blood stream.

Customer:

when i look at something there is a purple colour in what ever i am doing which comes and goes i am worried because of long term exposure and being over in england i wasn't getting better i was coughing black flem up april2012 after inhaling paint mixture which dries like a rubber flooring i think that just put the icing on the cake so to speak what can i do to rectify my health

Dr. David :

you need to see a lung specialist and get your lungs checkedout with a CT scan of your lungs and a bronchoscopy evaluation.

Dr. David :

you could have blood or scar tissue in your lungs causing the black phlegm to be coughed up.

Dr. David :

you need your eyes checked by an ophthalmologist as well.

Dr. David :

you could have blood in the fluid in your eyeballs, the vitrious humor.

Customer:

thank you i don't know how i am going to get the dr's to do this for me. you have answered my questions

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