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Chronic Chest Congestion Causes
Yes: It can, by itself, or in combination with pleural fluid. ...Read more
I have chest congestion on a regular or it might be better to say mucus in my chest at least 6 years but I do no have a cold.What might be the cause?
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I have chest congestion that I can feel up to my neck. When I cough, I get a very sharp pain. What could be the cause of this?
Possibilities...: If it has been present for less than 3 weeks, it is likely acute bronchitis which is usually of viral or bacterial origin. It will likely resolve on its own in a few days to week. If present for 3 weeks or more, it could be chronic bronchitis, a form of copd. This would need a doctor evaluation so treatment could be given. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My son has nausea vomitting chest congestion cough and very difficult to sleep at night and body feels hot. What can be the cause of his symptoms?
Viral infection?: Have him checked by his pediatrician--how old is he?With all these symptoms make sure he is well hydrated and does not have a secondary bacterial infection. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My 4 years daughter suffers chronic chest congestion with heavy mucus since last 3 months. Anti biotic given but in vain. Plz advice treatment.
Generic symptoms: Palpitations is a very non specific or generic symptom which means anything in theory cause it. Whether the palpitations are something pathologic like an abnormal heart rhythm requires more careful evaluation by your doctors. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lifelong allergic 'type' i've been told that I am a 'typical allergic type': dark circles under the eyes, slight but chronic chest congestion, chronic fluid behind the eardrums. Intense june grass sensitivity but always stuffy the rest of the year. Every
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What causes non stop deep coughing, shortness of breath, chest congestion? I coughed for 45 minutes straight last night, causing lack of breath.
See your Dr.: Those symptoms make me think that you might have pneumonia. This is the time to go see a doctor and get checked. There are other causes as well but they are going to require physical exam. Go see your doctor. Now is the time. ...Read more
I've had chronic chest congestion and shortness of breath after the flu. Antibiotics and steroids didn't help. It's not tb. Any suggestions?
Pulmonologist: You need to see a pulmonary disease specialist. How long has it been since you had the flu? It may just take more time. If you smoke (hopefully not), of course you must stop. You may have allergies that have been unmasked. You may have an anatomic obstruction like a bronchial polyp. Many possibilities. ...Read more
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