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upper body exercise gives me shortness of breath

A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
If you have: difficulty breathing then please seek prompt medical evaluation.

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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Sx's: Did you have symptoms at the time you had the COVID 19 test? This could be bronchitis or other conditions. If you were fully symptomatic at the time ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alexander Gorup
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Some concern: These symptoms deserve to evaluated by a physician. You are young and seem fit, but the combination of symptoms listed could indicate a cardiac issue. ... Read More
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Dr. Andrew Lipton
30 years experience Holistic Medicine
Heart pain: Heart pain should be evaluatate by a cadiologist it is normal to feel some chest senstion and shortness of breath with very intense exercise. Questio ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Check temp: Your underlying lung inflammation due to smoking increases the chance of an infection and antibiotics may be indicated. Screening the sputum for viral ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Yes: And you shouldn't be taking "pep" pills.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
SOB: Exercise can't cause pleurisy which is due to rubbing of the inflamed (usually infected) outer lining surfaces of the lungs. But vigorous exercise can ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
9 years experience Internal Medicine
Shortness of breath : If you have shortness of breath when your exercise with pneumonia you should not exercise , but see your doctor .
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