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2 yrs ago I developed inc hr w/ min exercise, asthma, angina, palpitations, fatigue, spasms, ha. Normal tests except pft and lines on cxr. What is it?

2 yrs ago I developed inc hr w/ min exercise, asthma, angina, palpitations, fatigue, spasms, ha. Normal tests except pft and lines on cxr. What is it?

Asthma?: Did your pft show asthma? Asthma not always shows on the pfts. But it would explain all of your findings. Lines on the cxr may be due to mucous plugging from the asthma. Have you been treated for that? ...Read more

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Dr. Sue Ferranti
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Asthma (Definition)

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


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Sob sensation @ reset with no wheezing or coughing but left arm & left chest mild tight discomfort. Oxy98%, BP ok hr 60 is it asthma, angina, or gerd?

Sob  sensation @ reset with no wheezing or coughing but left arm & left chest mild tight discomfort. Oxy98%, BP ok hr 60 is it asthma, angina, or gerd?

Too much: I saw this/next entry. Frankly there is too much going on to answer via an e-mail like this. It could be so many things that i think you would be best served by seeing an internist or cardiologist for evaluation. Maybe pulmonary function testing for the asthma, an upper G.I. X-ray for acid reflux. Your medicines imply that there are certainly some heart issues that need to be separated. www.thepmc. ...Read more

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Asthma, angina, muscle? diangosis w/ asthma when teen. Never experienced wheezing ever. Recently had very mild chest tightness when walking up stairs (not heavy or painful). I smoke marijuana & have anxiety

Asthma, angina, muscle? diangosis w/ asthma when teen. Never experienced wheezing ever. Recently had very mild chest tightness when walking up stairs (not heavy or painful). I smoke marijuana & have anxiety

Needs evaluation: Nobody can diagnose the cause of chest pain purely on the basis of symptoms. If they are occurring with exertion, cardiac and lung causes need to be considered, but they can also be related to asthma or anxiety. Your doctor needs to take a thorough history, do a physical examination and then may want to do further tests. Xanax is a very short-acting drug and there may be better choices. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for angina?

What is the treatment for angina?

SEE BELOW: Medical therapy is the workhorse of therapy, however, frequently revascularization with angioplasty/stenting and bypass surgery is necessary. See your doctor/cardiologist. ...Read more

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What is treatment for angina?

What is treatment for angina?

Several: Treatments for angina include lifestyle changes, medicines, medical procedures, cardiac rehabilitation (rehab), and other therapies. The main goals of treatment are to: reduce pain and discomfort and how often it occurs prevent or lower your risk for heart attack and death by treating your underlying heart condition. ...Read more

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When could eecp treatment be used for people with angina?

When could eecp treatment be used for people with angina?

Must meet criteria: Only certain patients qualify for eecp treatment. Some criteria include: being no longer helped by medicinal therapy, having angina that is restricting one from doing daily activities, being at high risk of complications if catheterization or surgical treatments were to be done, not having blood pressure, heart rate, or heart valve problems that would disqualify one for eecp, etc... ...Read more

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I want to ask about the treatment af angina ?

I want to ask about the treatment af angina ?

Angina: It needs to be evaluated by a cardiologist, certain tests need to be one to determine the underlying problem and treatment is given accordingly, both medical and surgical options are available depending on the condition of the heart and its vessels. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for asthma and its cure?

What is the treatment for asthma and its cure?

Asthma: Studies have shown tha best results for asthma control are achieved by allergists. By determining your triggers, and treating your disease from different aspects, you have your best chance to control it. There are numeroud medications for it and allergen immunotherapy helps long term. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for asthma?

What is the best treatment for asthma?

Depends on severity: Treatment of asthma depends on the severity of the disease in an individual patient, which is determined by frequency of daytime or nighttime symptoms, need for quick relief inhaler, interference with work or exercise and lung function. Mild asthma is treated with a short-acting bronchodilator as needed, but more persistent disease is treated with controller medications taken regularly. ...Read more

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Local treatment for asthma ?

Local treatment for asthma ?

Inhalers: From a medical perspective, inhalers exert most of their effect in the lung with minimal exposure to the rest of the body. As such, they are considered localized therapy. ...Read more

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Dr. Gutti Rao
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Angina (Definition)

Angina is pain in the chest area due to poor blood flow to ...Read more