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British Thoracic Society Asthma Guidelines
What's your opinion of this theory for my tos?
Poorly controlled asthma>chest breathing>shortened scalenes>thoracic outlet syndrome
Unlike.y: But muscle anomalies, abnormal usage can cause constriction and symptoms. ...Read more
Asthma is a disease of the lungs caused by chronic inflammation of the airways most often caused by allergies. This inflammation results in airway swelling and hyperactivity leading to difficulty breathing, shortness of breath, dry cough, etc. MIT is a diagnosis made by combining clinical ...Read more
Trouble breathing for the last year. (Not asthma). Dr sent me to a GYN because she suspected Thoracic Endometriosis. GYN not concerned. Please help.
27/male - shortness of breath 6 months, upper back pain, intercoastal muscle knots, thoracic kyphosis, constant anxiety, allergies, asthma? Whatisit?
I get sharp pains in my upper left side of my chest sometimes and I do have asthma...Should this be something to worry about?
Not necessarily: Occasional sharp pains can be a stitch n the muscle. Hopefully you know your body well enough to know if it is related to your asthma. If it bothers you, discuss it with your doctor. Most of our aches and pains are minor issues. When something concerns you a visit to clear up things is very helpful. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have asthma and i'm having really bad pains in my chest. Does this mean i'm having or going to have an asthma attack?
It may be: Inflammation form asthma nay cause a reactive airway disease manifestation of mucus/phlegm build up. Allergies, smoking, and possible infectious processes can also predispose one to phlegm production. If troublesome, seek medical attention for treatment options. Best wishes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer