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Wheezing with no other symptoms

A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tso Chen
Dr. Tso Chenanswered
Internal Medicine 17 years experience
Not related: It's unlikely for gastritis to cause the symptoms that you described. If you have reflux symptom and diagnosis of asthma, then it may cause wheezing a... Read More
Dr. David Houghton
Specializes in Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
No: Gastritis is rarely associated with breathing trouble. Shortness of breath should always be evaluated by a healthcare provider
Dr. Joseph Barr
A US doctor answeredLearn more
Not necessarily: If your wheezing is periodic and associated while sleeping it could be related to aspiration symptoms associated with reflux esophagitis. However wh... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Ott
Emergency Medicine 21 years experience
Yes: A forced expiratory wheeze can be totally normal. If you start developing wheezes at other times, contact your doctor. Hope this helps!
Dr. Michael Noonan
58 years experience
It is not normal: It is not normal to wheeze when you forcefully exhale. It could be asthma or another condition such as heart condition.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Murphy
Allergy and Immunology 30 years experience
No: Being hypothyroid, in general, should not make one wheeze however, one can get/feel short of breath with hypothyroidism.
Dr. Duane Gels
Allergy and Immunology 38 years experience
Not usually: Hypothyroidism can be associated with goiter, an enlarged thyroid. Usually breathing is not affected, but in extreme cases, one could imagine pressure... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jayshree Chander
Holistic Medicine 32 years experience
Give it time: If your cough persists for more than one more week I suggest you consult a clinician for a full evaluation, physical examination, and proper assessmen... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Carter
A Verified Doctoranswered
31 years experience
Locker room cough: Cough following exercise is a typical symptom of exercise induced bronchospasm. There are good treatments to prevent symptoms and improve exercise ca... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Melder
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 28 years experience
Not wheezing: Wheezing is not a symptom of sinusitis. I would suspect an exacerbation of asthma or bronchitis if you are having wheezing.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
Psychiatry 56 years experience
URI: I commend you for being “Non-smoker” Your symptoms are likely due to upper respiratory tract infection. Other possible causes at your age can be Asthm... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kneece
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Normal: It is normal for a cough after the flu to linger for a few weeks.It will lessen in duration and intensity every few days and get better.It is not norm... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 31 years experience
Airway obstruction: The wheeze is mad when sound of the air flow is being obstructed when going through your airways. This is most common with inflammatory conditions and... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 37 years experience
Cough asthma inhaler: Wheezing may indicate that you have asthma. An inhaler such as albuterol may be prescribed by your doctor. For nasal congestion, nasal rinses and clea... Read More
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