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I'm 54 weight 168 and 5 ft 7. I recently started having shortness of breath after short exercising, very short. What should I be concerned with.?
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In brief: Go get checked
New onset of dyspnea or shortness of breath on exertion may be a sign something serious & needs to be evaluated.

In brief: Go get checked
New onset of dyspnea or shortness of breath on exertion may be a sign something serious & needs to be evaluated.
Dr. Kitturah Schomberg-Klaiss
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Dr. Douglas Arenberg
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
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In brief: Don't wait.
Depending upon your other risk factors, you could have heart disease, emphysema, asthma or any one of dozens of other wild guess diagnoses.
Since you have new symptoms, and they can be a sign of something bad, its best to see your doctor soon.

In brief: Don't wait.
Depending upon your other risk factors, you could have heart disease, emphysema, asthma or any one of dozens of other wild guess diagnoses.
Since you have new symptoms, and they can be a sign of something bad, its best to see your doctor soon.
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