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I can hear cracking sound when I breathe. Could this be due to my poor lung health?

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Dr. Eric Toloza
Surgery - Thoracic
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In brief: Fluid in lungs

This cracking (crackling?) sound may mean fluid in your lungs, which would be a sign of poor lung (or heart) health.

In brief: Fluid in lungs

This cracking (crackling?) sound may mean fluid in your lungs, which would be a sign of poor lung (or heart) health.
Dr. Eric Toloza
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Dr. Patrick Melder
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: Like eustachian tube

This is more likely the opening of the eustachian tube you are hearing.

In brief: Like eustachian tube

This is more likely the opening of the eustachian tube you are hearing.
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