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Jittery and shortness of breath

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Dr. Harinder Gill
Cardiology 39 years experience
Chest sensation: from the given description it is possible that you are experiencing intermittent heart rhythm disturbances. The diagnosis would depend on acquiring a... Read More

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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joshua Cooper
Cardiac Electrophysiology 25 years experience
Heart or not?: An ekg only shows the heart's rhythm during the 10 seconds that it was performed. A 30 day heart monitor can catch the heart rhythm during symptoms to... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Swati Avashia
Internal Medicine and Pediatrics 23 years experience
Many causes: You should really be evaluated. It can be from deconditioning, heart problems, lung problems, smoking, kidney problems, thyroid problems...Etc. See th... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Farrell
Internal Medicine 8 years experience
Monitor symptoms: Monitor for other symptoms like fevers, cough. Other less common symptoms include headache, nausea, diarrhea, loss of smell, and sore throat. If short... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
You will need to see a physician ASAP, as difficulty breathing can be due to anxiety, asthma, pneumonia, heart disease, and a host of other conditions... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Cardiology 51 years experience
Short of breath: Generally a feeling of increased work to breathe is considered 'shortness of breath', generally the respiratory rate is increased at those times.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Cardiology 51 years experience
Shortness of breath: This is a symptom of not getting enough air. It can be caused by many things. If the person is normal but there isn't enough oxygen, if the person ove... Read More
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Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
RU serious ?: Of course you can die of shortness of breath: asphyxiation and drowning are every day examples. Pulmonary edema and ARDS are medical examples. If your... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Irv Loh
Dr. Irv Lohanswered
Cardiology 49 years experience
Many causes: Shortness of breath has many potential causes, many benign but some serious. If associated with other symptoms or progressive, professional medical a... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
Many!: Lungs: asthma, bronchitis, emphysema, pneumonia (100 causes), pulm. Embolism ("clot"), pneumothorax, tumor, effusion and more. Heart: CHF with 100 ca... Read More

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