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A 25-year-old male asked:

why is it that when i hit cold air my chest tightens up and find it hard to breath?

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Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Asthma?: Cold air is sometimes a trigger of bronchoconstriction (asthma).

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