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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Breathing: Difficult in breathing is for various reasons. Bronchospasm, cardiac issues, pneumonia, PE can all cause difficult breathing.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Sob: there are many possibilities and with no information we can't speculate for you why you're short of breath
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
Many things: Shortness if breath is a non specific complaint and could represent many things (some benign and some serious). Get checked out by your physician.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sergio Schabelman
47 years experience Cardiology
Several: Heart (congestive heart failure, blockage of arteries) Kidneys (fluid overload) Lungs (COPD/ emphysema, bronchitis) Hypertension Anemia Anxiety and pa ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
SOB: If you are having difficulty breathing you need to see a doctor. There's no way out here for us to know what your problem(s) are from such a question ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
22 years experience Cardiology
Breathing problem: You need face to face physician visit to get physical examination for diagnosis.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Quit what?: Cigarettes? Cigars? That would depend on what condition is making breathing difficult and it that particular condition is reversible or not.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Short of breath: There are many causes of breathing difficulty. With no other information about you, can;t speculate for you. See a dr. For evaluation.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leto Quarles
22 years experience Family Medicine
Clarify? See doctor!: Ongoing problem or recent? Fever? Chest pain? Otherwise sick? Age? Other health issues? Could be anything from carrying excess weight in the midsectio ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Breathing: See your doctor for evaluation and recommendation, there are many possibilities.
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