A 63-year-old female asked:
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Copd with shortness of breath, pink sputum, wheezing ?

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Dr. Shabbir Hossain
15 years experience in Internal Medicine
Exacerbation: Your COPD may be acting up. See your doctor asap so that treatment can be initiated. Better sooner than later, otherwise you might end up needing hospitalization.
Answered on Nov 4, 2019
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