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Difficulty Breathing Chest X Ray Okay
Can long term anxiety cause continuing shortness of breath? Pulse ox ok, chest xray ok. Echo ok, but sob when walking always thinking about my breathi
A chest x-ray is the basic radiographic study for evaluation of the heart and lungs. It usually consists of 2 views: postero-anterior and lateral. The image is now usually acquired digitally with the sensor placed against the front of the chest for the pa view and on the left side of the chest for the lateral view. Pneumonia, heart enlargement, CHF and many other ...Read more
Yes: A chest x-ray can show different structures in the chest including the trachea and lungs, heart, vessels, bones, and the diaphragm to name a few. They do not see everything and there are other tests to look for and at specific things depending on the clinical issue. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Hyperinflated lung with normal pft smoker 32 yo chest and throat tightness slight shortness of breath when walking morning stiff nose cough phelgum
Normal chest X-ray and VQ SCAN. Normal ekg. Chest and back pain, gurggling sound, short of breath, dizzy. Also tachycardic and dry cough. Please help.
In-Person Evaluation: You need further face2face evaluation by a physician. Sounds like you are in the middle of a work-up. Are you an inpatient or is this evaluation being done as an outpatient? Sounds like you are looking for a second opinion? Too much information is required to properly second guess your current work-up. Online is not appropriate for this purpose. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Experiencing difficulty breathing, and chest pain. Normal echo EKG and chest x ray. Omeprazole helped a little but still having pain for a month. Help?
31 m Still having bad wheezing and chest pain. Sometimes squeezing and dull. Always breathless heavy. Breathing patterns are different. Heart doc did stress echo holter and ekg . Lung doc did broncho Ct scan of chest vq scan pft methan reactive airw?
Chest CT ok 6 mon ago.xray 3 mon ok.now short breath w mild blade sholder neck pain &m cough.no wheezing.no cardiac isues.mild reflux.no smoke.cancer?
Left chest pain, slight difficult breathing. Normal stress test echo EKG and chest x ray. Diagnosed with GERD month ago but pain persist. What is it?
Pain: Discuss with your doc, there isn't enough information here to know what is the problem ...Read more
Globus sensation in throat and whistling with exhalation. Voice a little hoarse. Chest x rays okay. PFT good. Lungs sound clear. Possible causes?
Anxiety, GERD: Commend yourself for “Chest x rays okay, PFT good., Lungs sound clear” Globus is a feeling, as if you have a lump in your throat but there is no physical swallowing problem. It is due to or stress causing Anxiety, and may be associated with Acid Reflux from the stomach. whistling with exhalation is likely is due to mucus in Bronchi. See Psychiatrist for Diagnosis, Therapy for stress, Relaxation ...Read more
I have stage 2 emphysema and 4 lung nodules on a ct scan (3mm and smaller) shadow xray and CT scan. Shortness breath, chest pain, night sweats?
Mgt/workup: Your findings are of concern, and an exam documenting any lymphadenopathy is important. I would suggest seeing your PCP. Your symptoms may also be due to TB, cardiac disease, pulmonary embolism. A virtual online appt is available for follow up and to review your HRCT. healthtap.com/DosanjhMD Code: NCYHPZ ...Read more
Depends: It's hard for me to imagine the pain of a collapsed lung ( I have not have one) but i can imagine the sob. In sinus problem you cough and can cause pain, even rib fracture which was ruled out by xr. I can also cause sudden pulls on the intercostals, hence chest wall pain. The inflammation from the same cause as the sinus problem, even viral etiology, can cause pleurisy. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Chest tightness: Yes, immediately!Get a more detailed answer ›
Have back, chest, shoulder, under breastbone pain with SOB, mild cough, nausea for 6mo+. Chest xray shows questionable infiltrate or pt. atelectasis. ?
It is complicated: You must have had Antibiotic treatment for Abnormal Chest Xray finding associated with the symptoms you described. If these symptoms persists and Chest Xray does not improve you r doctor would recommend CT Scan of Chest and Pulmonary Function Test etc. Nausea and loss of Appetite makes me wonder about abdominal problem also, Therefore Please follow your doctors advise. ...Read more
Chst tight pain w dyspnea when sit. Chest ct, xray , cardiac echo ECG ok.Barium swalow ok.Fibrinogen 600.Pain upper middle chest.Burp a lot.Any idea?
Reflux?: Consider strict dietary restrictions for 3 weeks. Off dairy, wheat, corn. ...Read more
19 y/o, normal EKG ECG and chest x ray taken 4 months ago. Could slight chest pain radiating to left arm be do to heart problems or thoracic spine ?
Chest pain: There are many causes of chest pain, the heart is one, intestinal gas and thoracic musculoskeletal pains are very common, anxiety and panic attacks likewise are frequent causes. You should always ask the doctors who see you what they think is the problem you came for and what to do about it. ...Read more
Normal ECG & ekg(stress) & chest xray. Still having sharp chest pains and palpitations. Also trouble breathing, what can it be?
17. Have Generalized Anxiety Disorder. Trouble breathing/can't breath well late at night. EKG and chest x ray were good. Saw a cardiologist. Anxiety??
Shortness of breath for weeks.. Help... Ekg fine, blood test fine..Very low vitamin d. X ray fine. Tense shoulders/traps /upper chest. :(?
Short of breath. Chest tight & sore. Drainage. Pulse ox ok. EKG ok. Lung sounds ok. What could be causing me to gasp for air? Better when lying flat.
Gasping for air?: 24 F no medical Hx or meds: Short of breath. Chest tight & sore. Drainage. Pulse ox ok. EKG ok. Lung sounds ok. What could be causing me to gasp for air? Better when lying flat. Ans: good time for a live video consult. I am here for next 3+ hours. Try rebreathing in paper bag is you feel anxious and nervous We can do this live with video consult and discuss better. ...Read more