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Shortness of breath after having cold?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Short of breath

After a cold can have some residual bronchitis but generally wouldn't be noticeable.
If really short of breath would recommend seeing your doctor for evaluation to be sure something additonal isn't going on.

In brief: Short of breath

After a cold can have some residual bronchitis but generally wouldn't be noticeable.
If really short of breath would recommend seeing your doctor for evaluation to be sure something additonal isn't going on.
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
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Dr. Mark Rasak
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: If still sob after

Had a cold but not sick any longer then a workup for reactive air way should be done.
See your dr for a full history and physical . Labs cxr and pfts would be reasonable start. May also need allergy testing if indicated.

In brief: If still sob after

Had a cold but not sick any longer then a workup for reactive air way should be done.
See your dr for a full history and physical . Labs cxr and pfts would be reasonable start. May also need allergy testing if indicated.
Dr. Mark Rasak
Dr. Mark Rasak
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