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What Does It Mean That My Lungs Are Tight
Perhaps...: I would need you to clarify exactly what you mean by "tight." then, there are pulmonary function tests that can be done to determine whether this symptom is due to asthma or something else entirely. These tests would be needed since the treatment would be different depending on the precise etiology of your symptoms. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
What is meant by my pulmonar doctor telling me my chest tightness and lung pain and breathing problems is due to ischemia of the lung?
Doctor when i breath i feel as if my lungs are tight n can't breath fully.Secondly from yesterday when i breath right lung pains from the lower side.
Stop smoking: The lungs are very delicate, used to extract oxygen from the air and transfer it to the blood. Filling them with soot is very harmful. 4 years of smoking isn't enough to result in cancer but within a few weeks if giving up smoking, the chest tightness and abnormal mucus should stop. ...Read more
When I exercise, my chest gets really tight. I don't think this is an endurance problem. Could this be a lung problem?
Possibly.: Chest tightness with exercise can be from a number of causes, the most serious being heart or lung problems. If one experiences tightness, an immediate evaluation by your physician is warranted. Exercise should be stopped until this evaluation occurs. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I keep waking up and my lungs are very tight and it kind of feels like someone is sitting on my chest. I am a smoker and 22 years old ?
My chest gets tight randomly. It feels like my lungs cannot expand to their full capacity. Also i get an occasional shape pain. Is this alarming?
My lungs feel tight... Like someone is squeezing them and it hurts when I breathe. It happens randomly throughout the day... What's wrong with me?
Probably... Asthma: 18 y/o Female says My lungs feel tight... like someone is squeezing them and it hurts when I breathe. it happens randomly throughout the day..Whats wrong with me? Probably developing Asthma if one did not already have it earlier in childhood. Usually an Allergen, dust, smoke, pollutants in one's current environment could be acting as Triggers to induce chest tightness. Fairly Easy to treat See MD ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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