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It's difficult for me to breathe when I lie flat on my back. Is this normal?

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Dr. Eric Toloza
Surgery - Thoracic

In brief: No

Should see your md to get your heart and lungs checked out .
.. Reflux can also contribute to this, but would normally cause coughing as well ...

In brief: No

Should see your md to get your heart and lungs checked out .
.. Reflux can also contribute to this, but would normally cause coughing as well ...
Dr. Eric Toloza
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Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: No

It may mean that there is fluid in the lungs and so it must be checked out by a doctor. Avoid salt intake.

In brief: No

It may mean that there is fluid in the lungs and so it must be checked out by a doctor. Avoid salt intake.
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