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Lately i've had trouble breathing while I sleep. I wake up several times because of it, wheezing and my airway feels tight. Better when i'm standing.?
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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Orthopnea
This may be an indication of a serious cardiac or pulmonary condition like congestive heart failure, pulmonary hypertension, obstructive sleep apnea, or even liver disease/congestion.
You should have this evaluated by your doctor soon.

In brief: Orthopnea
This may be an indication of a serious cardiac or pulmonary condition like congestive heart failure, pulmonary hypertension, obstructive sleep apnea, or even liver disease/congestion.
You should have this evaluated by your doctor soon.
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Dr. Ankush Bansal
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Dr. John Weeks
GERD with aspiration could also cause these symptoms
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