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Serious chest pain and breathing difficulty? Asthma at 60?
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Dr. Jesus Yap
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
In brief: Can be a heart probl
Chest pain and shortness of breath including wheezing can be a sign of heart disease specially at the age of 60.
It is important that you check with your doctor.

In brief: Can be a heart probl
Chest pain and shortness of breath including wheezing can be a sign of heart disease specially at the age of 60.
It is important that you check with your doctor.
Dr. Jesus Yap
Dr. Jesus Yap
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Dr. Anlin Xu
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
In brief: C ur doctor now
If u r experiencing these symptoms now, seek immediate medical attention! u could be having a heart attack.
If u have had these symptoms for weeks and months, u could be having asthma. Asthma can start in 60 year olds. Either way, see a doctor asap.

In brief: C ur doctor now
If u r experiencing these symptoms now, seek immediate medical attention! u could be having a heart attack.
If u have had these symptoms for weeks and months, u could be having asthma. Asthma can start in 60 year olds. Either way, see a doctor asap.
Dr. Anlin Xu
Dr. Anlin Xu
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Dr. Videh Mahajan
Internal Medicine
In brief: Chest pain
Could be asthma if associated with wheezing (in most cases) but typically asthma is not assocated with chest pain.
It could be due to acs (acute coronary syndrome) which is very serious. Needs urgent evaluation.

In brief: Chest pain
Could be asthma if associated with wheezing (in most cases) but typically asthma is not assocated with chest pain.
It could be due to acs (acute coronary syndrome) which is very serious. Needs urgent evaluation.
Dr. Videh Mahajan
Dr. Videh Mahajan
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