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Pittsburgh, PA
A 27-year-old male asked:

Lungs not expanding when take deep breath. spit clear mucus, dry stuffy nose. no other symptoms. not sure if heart or lung problem?

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Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 51 years experience
Atelectasis?: Plugging of an airway in the lung by a mucus plugs prevents lung to expand in one area or more than one area. Go to Emergency Room . You need a chest x-ray and an exam.

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Last updated Aug 7, 2019

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