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A 22-year-old female asked:

Is shortness in breath a possible sign of pregnancy? if its accompanied by heavy tender breasts, irratic emotions and period pain like cramps?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 60 years experience
SOB: Yes it can be associated with irratic emotions and pregnancy. On the other hand it may be something else. Time to see your doctor for a check up.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Some of these : symptoms could be consistent with pregnancy. What you did not tell us was if you have missed your period.

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Last updated Nov 3, 2018

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