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What are the common symptoms of leaking air inside chest?

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Dr. Eric Whitman
Surgery - Oncology

In brief: Pain

The most common symptom is pain, often worse with breathing, if the pneumothorax gets worse, you could get short of breath or have low blood pressure.
Untreated pneumothoraces can be fatal.

In brief: Pain

The most common symptom is pain, often worse with breathing, if the pneumothorax gets worse, you could get short of breath or have low blood pressure.
Untreated pneumothoraces can be fatal.
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