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How do I know if I have shortness of breath

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derek Farley
Urgent Care 24 years experience
Only u can say: If you feel like you can't breath, or have just run a marathon without moving, feeling out of breath, or breathing really fast but still feeling like ... Read More

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Dr. Jan frederik Kirsten
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Shortness of breath : If all the test were normal,you must consider anxiety.
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Pulmonology 36 years experience
Speech evaluation: A speech and swallow evaluation with a speech therapist is suggested. Pulmonary function testing may also reveal a cause. If your PCP has not ordered ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nishant Kalra
Cardiology 19 years experience
Difficulty breathing: You will feel hungry for air and as of you need more air and can't get enough.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 57 years experience
There are many cause: You are twenty years old and having shortness of breath.We can not tell you on this site what is causing your symptoms you need to be checked with det... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Pulmonology 36 years experience
M.D. visit: Shortness of breath is related to a number of possible conditions. I agree that if you are experiencing difficulty breathing, you should be seen by a ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 9 years experience
Shortness of breath : People describe shortness of breath (SOB) differently and it should be evaluated in person It's concerning when you walk a short distance or do short... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Not enough: For a meaningful answer. If you have been exposed to people possibly sick, your shortness of breath is relatively new onset and you have some other sy... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vikram Patel
Pain Management 37 years experience
Shortness of breath: If you are a smoker, quit. If you have fever, consult a doctor.
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Maybe asthma or copd: Healthy folks should not have shortness of breath from a common cold, but those with underlying disease such as asthma and/or chronic-obstructive-pulm... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Cardiology 51 years experience
short of breath: Not all overweight people have shortness of breath but it isn't uncommon especially in the markedly obese.

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