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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience in Family Medicine
Gurgle: Not quite sure about your evaluation. Gurgling would still likely be from some bronchial source. Especially if laying down. Other possibilities would ... Read More

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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Gurgling: It could indeed be intestinal gas transmitted from your stomach and or your intestines
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wein
Dr. Mark Wein answered
28 years experience in Family Medicine
Need to see your doc: You need to use your rescue inhaler and get in with your family doctor asap. It definitely can be an infectious cause.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you and your symptoms warrant evaluation by a physician. Wish you good health! Ha ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Tight chest: You may have asthma. See an allergist for evaluation and possible treatment.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lotfi Hacein-Bey
39 years experience in Radiology
Consult with MD: You may need to consult with an ENT specialist, especially if you are a smoker or ex-smoker. There could be an anomaly of the trachea (airway) or lary ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
34 years experience in Internal Medicine
Pleuritc chest pain: See your dr. It could be musculoskeletal from the cough, but it could also be a sign of more serious condition like pleurisy, pneumonia.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
38 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Throat: Sounds like silent acid reflux or LPR but you should see your primary care doctor to check your lungs as well
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience in Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt/follow up: You may have an infection of the lungs which sometimes can present as upper abdominal pain. If you are hearing rattling in the chest, a follow up visi ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience in 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 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jock Sneddon
47 years experience in Occupational Medicine
Smoke irritates: Smoke contains solid and liquid particulates that are irritating to the lining of the airways. Different type of smoke have different chemicals.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dominic Mazzocchi
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Abdominal pain: Upper left abdomen pain with breathing usually associated with muscle skeletal injury to upper rib cage if your not having shortness of breath you p ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Symptoms : See your doc to evaluate possible causes for your symptoms. Don't ignore those symptoms.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alessandra Bertolucci
32 years experience in Ophthalmology
Asthma: You seem to describe asthma which is the condition in which the breathing out is difficult and cause the "whistling". Need to see your doctor.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keshab Paudel
18 years experience in Internal Medicine
It depends: It could be anything but most reliable is pain originating from stomach. Did you eat any thing unusual? Do you suffer from constipation? If yes to the ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
Pain when breath: Do you think we (I) can read your mind?. I cannot. Age gender smoking history meds taking other illnesses? I am not Sherlock Holmes usually. So cou ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Joel Gorfinkel
55 years experience in Cardiac Electrophysiology
Too many symptoms--: For me to sort out what is going on in this forum, but many are serious enough that you should see a doctor ASAP!!! Good luck.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
Not likely: Would check with your internist regarding possible lung or heart problems, as hydrocephalus, especially if already shunted, should not cause these iss ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Zweiback
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Shortness of breath: You have symptoms referable to many things, including a blood a clot in the lungs. You should be evaluated as soon as possible to determine the cause ... Read More
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Problematic : The combination of symptoms could mean that a simple viral upper respiratory infection is now tracking lower down into the lungs. The shortness of br ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
56 years experience in Internal Medicine
Asthma: Sounds like your asthma is needing some help. Sometimes superimposed bronchitis can make this sound.
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ernest Degidio
19 years experience in Family Medicine
Maybe yes, maybe no: It is possible that gas in your esophagus could be related to esophageal spasms, and this can be very painful. HOWEVER, the chest contains parts of ma ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience in Cardiac Electrophysiology
It sounds like you: may have the flu. Rest, fluids and analgesic medications. If symptoms persist for 48 hours seek attention from a health care provider for additional e ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sanders
15 years experience in Pulmonology
Common: Bronchitis can cause pleurisy, which is an inflammation of the lining of your lungs. This can cause pain with breathing.

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