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can asthma cause your chest to become enlarge

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Numaan Malik
18 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
No: Asthma typically doesn't cause chest pain. Reflux disease (gerd) can cause chest pain and may also contribute to uncontrolled asthma. However, you sh ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Chest pain: Asthma could potentially cause chest pains for a variety of reasons.
A female asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
42 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
There are many: different causes of chest pains. Constant pains are rarely Cardiac. It will be impossible to suggest an accurate diagnosis without additional examinat ... Read More
Dr. Katharine Cox
45 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Left chest pain: This may reflect pain coming from and structure on the left side of your chest. Likely the most dangerous would be your heart but there are other reas ... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See a doc: If the chest pain is severe, you need to see a doctor. I suspect that this may be from an inflammation in the rib cage. If you have large breasts a ... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raj Syal
Dr. Raj Syal answered
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: See your doctor, even if you have never had asthma or allergies.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Unlikely: Depending what medication you are using, some with long acting beta agonists have been linked to cardiac problems in a subpopulation of uncontrolled a ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: but more often from the coughing leading to inflammation of the rib cage joints called costochrondritis.
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A female asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
30 years experience Pediatrics
Asthma control: Please contact your doctor. You should have an asthma action plan for when you feel your asthma getting worse. If you are needing your emergency inh ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. John McMahan
48 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Asthma: Asthma can be caused by allergy, infections, gerd and many other factors often in combination. To better control asthma look and control the causes - ... Read More

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