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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Suspect viral or: This may be viral infection or medication reaction or other medical probem. You are going to have to see your physician to get a diagnosis

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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Hard to say: It is best to do an exam to begin understanding lung issues. A deep breath can stir up issues by re-expanding lazy/deflated areas that may have excess ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Agree with Dr. F: You should try to take deep breaths more often. It would help if you were to exercise regularly, 30 minutes/day, 5 days/week. Gradually increase the i ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Babak Larian
24 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Throat chest burn: The reason for this something causing inflammation on those areas. The two most common reasons would be an infection or acid reflux.
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Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
See a doctor: You can start with a pcp and they may wish to refer you to a pulmonary (lung) specialist. Need more history and an exam before could begin to specula ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
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Cough: Great question. Could be a sign of cough asthma if you don't have a cold at the moment you could see a lung doctor to check
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Dr. Robert Knox
36 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Cause of cough: Many issues are associated with cough of three week's duration. Try an expectorant such as Guaifenesin (mucinex). Any fever? Any shortness of breath? ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lonnie Smith
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Now: If you are not getting better and can't take a deep breath.
A female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Need to do X-rays: Your Pain is of concern because it has what doctors label as Pleuritic nature which means something inside is rubbing on the surface of your lung. So ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
53 years experience Neurosurgery
Almost anything: There are so many possibilities to the very generalized symptoms you describe, that only a physical examination can help discover the answer to your q ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
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You have a: Respiratory disorder.It sounds like you need to a doctor and figure out what's going on ( bronchitis,asthma,pneumonia are just a few of the possibilit ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rawhi Omar
43 years experience Pathology
Get urgent care: You may have pleuritis (inflammation of the pleura or the lung cover) or pneumothorax (air escaping through a tear in the lung to the pleural cavity). ... Read More

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