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Congestion in lungs worse when laying on right side

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Go to ER: You should go to er and get yourself checked. There are different reasons that can cause chest pain and cough- however, i think you should be evaluate ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mandakini Patel
40 years experience Pediatrics
Chest congestion: Try having a steam vaporiser in ur bedroom and put soem liquid Vicks in the water. This maight help u breathe easier. Also if it is reallly bad u shso ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Mindlin
49 years experience Ophthalmology
Pneumonia: This can be pneumonia or another lung lesion. This can be eergent. Seek immediate help.
Dr. James Strader
21 years experience Cardiology
Pericarditis: Sounds a lot like pericarditis, which is an inflammation of the sac that surround the heart. A lot of time it is secondary to some other infection, l ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Lying supine: This syndrome may actually be due to postnasal dripping of mucus or actual gastroesophageal reflux as you lie in a supine position during sleep. If yo ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
No: The use of various nasal sprays does not impact upon lung function.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvaro Aranda
34 years experience Pulmonology
Fluids & guaifenesin: A lot of fluids & high dose guaifensin up to 2400 in 24 hs also nebulize saline.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See doctor: Although chronic sinusitis may be associated with coughing and worsening in asthma, it does not per se cause a productive cough and expiratory wheezin ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Yes,: Anxiety can tighten chest muscles and evoke overall bodily constriction. This can make chest feel worse. Glad to see you are otherwise very healthy. ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Powlin Manuel
50 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Pleurisy?: Pain on the right side of chest without cough could be from different causes varying from pulled muscles to pleural pain from an infection. Chest cong ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience Family Medicine
May be asthma and...: It is difficult to tell what you have, but i would suspect asthma is likely cause of your trouble. Cystic fibrosis may have similar symptoms, but shou ... Read More
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