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A 26-year-old male asked:

2months-breathing is funny.feels like my bronchi are inflamed and "urge" to cough, occasional wheeze. off and on. cold air worsens. allergic to air?

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Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine 25 years experience
Breathing issue.: This could be a number of things. Asthma comes to mind, with shortness of breath being triggered by the coldness of the air, or by irritants or pollutants in the air, or by exertion or activity. Could be allergic rhinitis with a post-nasal drip, which can interestingly cause a cough, breathing trouble and wheeze at times. Do you smoke? Because this could be related to smoking as well.

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Last updated Jun 2, 2016

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