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A 17-year-old male asked:

Im 17 years old suffer from asthma when i was young and fainted once and now i suffer from constant shortness of breath and chest pain and sometimes i feel tight and wake up and feel like my body is frozen and also if i sit long also pain in shoulder?

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Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
Pediatrics 26 years experience
If you suffer from asthma, you should be under the regular care of a DR. At your next visit, you should tell them your symptoms and have them do a thorough evaluation. Shortness of breath and chest pain could be symptoms of pneumonia, heart problems, or diaphragm irritation (pain radiating to shoulder).
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