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How long is a typical virus? It's been 13 days is better but lungs hurt to breathe in now. Could it be she's worse even thou she's better. What now?

How long is a typical virus? It's been 13 days is better but lungs hurt to breathe in now. Could it be she's worse even thou she's better. What now?

Viral infection: The average viral respiratory tract infections last about a week. When fever, sweats, cough, wheeze, discolored sputum persist longer than that, a bacterial infection is suspected and antibiotic treatment is usually begun. Have your daughter's pediatrician examine her if she fits into any of these patterns. ...Read more

Lung (Definition)

Deoxygenated blood enters the lungs from the right side of the heart and travels to the lungs. When you inspire, oxygen flows into the lungs, transverses the capilliares and attaches to hemoglobin down a gradient. At the same time, co2 diffuses into the capilaries and is expelled with exhalation. Oxygen rich blood then flows to the left side of the heart and into the ...Read more


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Could you tell me why my lungs hurt when I breathe after exercising?

Could you tell me why my lungs hurt when I breathe after exercising?

I don't think its: The lungs that hurt you after exercising. One gets breathless after any activity ; the chest muscles have to work hard to get breaths in ; out as the body's different muscles need oxygen to function. If someone is unfit or new to exercises, then they need to carry on doing so regularly, to build their stamina (becoming conditioned). The chest ms hurt early on but as time passes, it gets better. ...Read more

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My lungs hurt when I breathe deep and when I cough I am a smoker what is it?

My lungs hurt when I breathe deep and when I cough I am a smoker what is it?

Pleurisy,? LungCancer: From virus/autoimmune&smoke toxins driving progressive bronchitis, emphysema, pleurisy & cancer. Amazing issue is how well human immune system can partially protect & minimize symptoms for as long as often (not always) happens yet lung mucociliary cleaning system http://goo. Gl/IXDw19 suppressed by only 1 cig; becomes overwhelmed eventually resulting in above. Get screening: http://goo. Gl/BaVYbF. ...Read more

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Any reasons why my lungs hurt when I breathe?

Any reasons why my lungs hurt when I breathe?

They shouldn't: I could give list of things that could be wrong from boken rib to pleuricy. Besthget alook see from a trusted physciain. ...Read more

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My lungs hurt when I breathe in?

Something going on: Many reasons from something simple to severe problems, too many for this forum, see a doctor. ...Read more

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I have a cold and my lungs hurt when I breathe and its an effort to breathe too is this normal?

I have a cold and my lungs hurt when I breathe and its an effort to breathe too is this normal?

Not normal: Sounds like you may have more that the average "cold." anytime you are having difficulty breathing it is time to see your doc or the ed. You may need an xray and labs in addition to a good exam. ...Read more

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Why is it that my lungs hurt when I breathe in cold air?

Why is it that my lungs hurt when I breathe in cold air?

EXPANSION: The cold air expands in your lungs when it heats up. Try breathing through your nose. Remember to tell your doctor about this so he / she can measure your lung capacity, have a listen and check a few other things. ...Read more

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Can my blood pressure meds make my lungs hurt when I breathe?

No: Lisinopril does not cause respiratory pain. The pain can be muscular or due to an inflamed lining of your lung (pleurisy) or heart (pericarditis). Testing may be necessary to distinguish them. ...Read more

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Up my right lung hurts when I breathe deep, started days ago, it comes and goes. My heath is good, could it be serious & should I worry?

Up my right lung hurts when I breathe deep, started days ago, it comes and goes. My heath is good, could it be serious & should I worry?

Right lung pain: This does not sound serious. The pain may be originating in your ribs, the lung or the lining of your lungs (pleura). Did you recent have a fall or hurt your self, or a recent cold or infection with cough. Try not to worry, but if it gets worse then see your doctor for a check up. ...Read more

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What can I do if my chest or left lung hurts when I breathe, along with my shoulder. What is causing this?

What can I do if my chest or left lung hurts when I breathe, along with my shoulder. What is causing this?

Get seen: Any lung or chest pain can be serious. People can get a spontaneous collapse of their lung that can cause the symptoms you mention. You should get checked. ...Read more

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I've been smoking weed for about a week every day and now my lungs hurt when I breathe in and it's more on my right side, can someone explain this plz?

I've been smoking weed for about a week every day and now my lungs hurt when I breathe in and it's more on my right side, can someone explain this plz?

Weed Pain: Smoking any burning substance such as weed/grass/marijuana creates irritation in the respiratory tract which, as with smoking tobacco, can lead to infection. Bronchitis or pneumonia can follow. Get thee to your family physician asap! ...Read more

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Why does my left lung hurt when I breathe and some times my heart hurts when I breathe in Afew times what is this?

Why does my left lung hurt when I breathe and some times my heart hurts when I breathe in Afew times what is this?

Pleuritic pain?: This could be caused by so-called Pleuritic pain. The sticky lung surface is rubbing your inner chest. The question is why this occurs. If it last longer, and your develop breathing difficulty, dizziness, let your doctor know immediately. Best luck! ...Read more

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I have had a fever for 3 days, now I have stabbing pain in my left lung. It hurts to breathe, cough, and move. What is wrong with me?

Impossible to know: This type of pain can simply be caused by a muscle pull (small muscles between the ribs) or irritation of the lining around the lung; both relatively benign. However, a collapsed lung can also manifest in this way and would require urgent, if not emergent, medical attention. One must examine you to be sure. I recommend you seek the care of a physician now. ...Read more

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I had a stomach bug now my lungs hurt when I breathe deeply and laugh. What it is?

I had a stomach bug now my lungs hurt when I breathe deeply and laugh. What it is?

One possibility: When you say "stomach bug" I presume there was vomiting. If this is the case, the pain you now experience could be musculoskeletal tenderness from recent vomiting involving the chest wall and abdominal muscles...Which are involved in both vomiting as well as laughing and deep breathing (inspiration and expiration). ...Read more

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Why does my left lung hurt every time I breathe?

Why does my left lung hurt every time I breathe?

It's not your lung: Pain with inspiration, or pleurisy, can be from inflammation of the lining of the lung, not the lung itself, which does not have pain fibers. Other causes can be musculoskeletal, i.e. Outside the chest cavity. ...Read more

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What could cause my right lung to hurt when I breathe in?

What could cause my right lung to hurt when I breathe in?

They shouldn't: I could give list of things that could be from boken rib to pleuricy. Best idea is to get seen by a trusted physciain. ...Read more

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Sharp shooting pain in chest. Possibly rib cage or lungs. Hurts when I yawn breathe or take deep breaths. I'm 16 yearold female. Hiked a mile yesterday?

Be seen: Although it would be unusual in an otherwise healthy female, anyone. With chest pain with respiration should be seen and evaluated to ensure there is not underlying cause that is potentially dangerous such as a pulmonary embolus or spontaneous pneumothorax. Sgain, not common, but you should consider being seen. ...Read more

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When I breath in deeply my top left of my lung hurts.?

When I breath in deeply my top left of my lung hurts.?

Many things: If you have recent vigorous activity you may have pulled a chest muscle, but it it is severe or if you have other symptoms (like trouble catching your breath or a sense that you cannot get enough air) see your primary provider or go to urgent care or er. Also see your primary if it does not go away with simple other the counter medication (try if pain not bad and no other issues). ...Read more

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Almost every night my lungs hurt and it feels like its hard to breathe. But I can take big breaths. What could this be?

Pleurisy: Could be pleurisy which is an infection or inflammation of the lining around the lungs. Probably best to have this checked by a physician asap. ...Read more

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So I have been having a pressure pain on the left side of my back near my lungs area, it hurts when I take a deep breath and also when I turn.

So I have been having a pressure pain on the left side of my back near my lungs area, it hurts when I take a deep breath and also when I turn.

Back pain/pressure: Back pain or pressure feeling can be caused by many things. As described, a back muscle strain/sprain may cause your issues. Take some nsaids and try a warm compress to the area and see the Dr. For an evaluation. ...Read more

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My lungs hurt when I take a deep breath?

My lungs hurt when I take a deep breath?

Pleuritic pain: Is pain when you breathe in. Can be from a variety of causes - from simple muscle ache to infection/pneumonia to the more potentially serious pulmonary embolism. Because some of these diagnoses can be serious recommend examination by a doctor licensed in your area and urgently if breathing difficulties. If it remains unclear the doctor may need to order tests to sort it out. All the best. ...Read more

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Why do my lungs hurt when I take a deep breath?

Why do my lungs hurt when I take a deep breath?

Perhaps serious.: There are a variety of things that could cause this. If it just started happening hours or minutes ago and it is getting worse, seek immediate medical attention because it could be a heart attack or a pulmonary embolism. If it has been happening for a longer period of time, it might just be a muscle strain or broken rib. ...Read more

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Lungs hurt when taking a deep breath. What is the issue?

Vague Question: Pain with deep breathing could be either a cardiac (heart) or pulmonary (lung) issue. Either one is not necessarily a good thing and you should probably seek evaluation from a local physician because worse case scenario could be a life threatening event. ...Read more

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My back hurts when I breath in wher my lungs are what is it?

My back hurts when I breath in wher my lungs are what is it?

Multiple: There are multiple reasons to have back pain with inspiration. The most important would be an issue with the lungs, like asthma, copd, pnuemonia, or pleuritis. There can also be issues with the structures of the thoracic region, including the ribs, muscles, and the thoracic spine. An examination with your doctor would be recommended. ...Read more

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It hurts my back when I breathe. Does this mean there's something wrong with my lungs?

It hurts my back when I breathe. Does this mean there's something wrong with my lungs?

Can be.: Plurusy is a simple explanation for your age. Bad lungs because of smoking, spinal injury, arthritis of spine, herpes zoster can cause it. See pmd. ...Read more

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