A 39-year-old male asked:
i am experiencing shortness of breath (severity: moderate) (time frame: sudden) (worsened by: psychological stress, exercise or physical activity) (better by: rest), chest congestion, chest pain or discomfort, and heartburn. i am not experiencing wheezing, cough, chills, aching muscles, or generalized weakness. i have the following risk factor(s): cigarette smoking.
2 doctor answers
Dr. Heidi Fowler answered
24 years experience Psychiatry
Symptoms: Are these new or chronic symptoms. If new, there could be a number of causes. Suspicion for COVID 19 is higher if you have at least 2 of these symptoms: temp of at least 99.6, Cough, Shortness of breath, Chills, Shivering, Muscle pain, Headache, Sore throat or new loss of taste or smell.
Answered on Aug 11, 2020
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