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My mom went to the drs shed been having shortness of breath and coughing when she would talk a lot and they told her she had tight lung what does that?

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Dr. John Chiu
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Meaningless

The term tight lung is meaningless.
I suggest that you bring your mom to an internist to get checked out. A lung function test and/or chest x-ray may help clarify the issue.

In brief: Meaningless

The term tight lung is meaningless.
I suggest that you bring your mom to an internist to get checked out. A lung function test and/or chest x-ray may help clarify the issue.
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu
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Dr. Rick Koch
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Not sure what

"tight lung" means...Would ask her doctor for clarification.

In brief: Not sure what

"tight lung" means...Would ask her doctor for clarification.
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch
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