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I have been having tightness in my chest for the last five weeks. It has been causing breathing difficulties? What are some possible causes?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry

In brief: Breathing

Breathing problem for that long calls for medical attention.

In brief: Breathing

Breathing problem for that long calls for medical attention.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Ken Starnes
General Practice

In brief: See your doctor

Chest pain and tightness should not be taken lightly, as it could be a sign of severe heart issues.
This should be evaluated by your doctor as soon as possible.

In brief: See your doctor

Chest pain and tightness should not be taken lightly, as it could be a sign of severe heart issues.
This should be evaluated by your doctor as soon as possible.
Ken Starnes
Ken Starnes
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