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Grunting Sounds When Breathing Out
Breathing : Anything from a cold with a bit of congestion to airway obstruction, also heart disease may have respiratory problems, it depends if there are other signs and symptoms such as cough or shortness of breath. If it is a recurring problem or you have other symptoms i urge you to consult your doc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
When stretching my upper body a weird breathing sound comes from my chest. I don't have any injuries. What could it be?
Need more info: Do you smoke, are you short of breath? There are a few other things that may cause your complaint. Please make an appointment with your family physician for an exam and maybe get a chest x-ray. ...Read more
Is it normal for a babies to breath faster and with a sound when feeding? Can air conditioner cause problem to their breathing?
Babies: Breath faster in general but rarely over 80 breaths a minute. Some babies are noisy feeders. It depends on the type of noise and their exam that makes it normal or abnormal. Make sure he/she is able to breath through the nose. An air conditioner should not cause breathing problems more so with feeding. All the best and if in doubt have it checked. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My three month old grunts all the time. Sounds like sling blade. He doesn't appear to b in discomfort. He has been doing this since birth. Why?
Airway Noise: If child has no symptoms of respiratory distress/difficulty, consider abnormalities of the upper airway. Tracheomalacia is increased "floppiness" in upper airway that can cause increased noise especially with inspiration, worse when crying or breathing hard. Usually improves w/ no treatment as child grows. Also consider: vocal chord paralysis, choanal atresia/stenosis, subglotti stenosis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Two possibilities: Your eustachian tube can be too open. It normally stays closed and opens with pressure changes or swallowing. If it is open always, it can cause you to hear your own breath sounds. It should get better with lying down. Or you could have a superior semicircular canal dehiscence, which means a compartment of your inner ear has a hole in it. It will not make your symptom better with lying down. ...Read more
See below: Your child needs to see his pediatrician and be evaluated. ...Read more
I have been having a lot of trouble breathing lately. I have to gasp for air, what does this sound like?
Short of breath: It sounds like you should see your doctor and be evaluated. ...Read more
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