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Chest discomfort; jaw, back, or arm pain; shortness of breath; breaking into a cold sweat; palpitations; and lightheadedness can all be symptoms of a heart attack.
If you have episodes of coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath, or chest tightness, have a complete checkup to find out what the problem is.
The new guidelines recommend doctors use spirometry, a simple test that measures lung function, only on patients who exhibit symptoms such as chronic coughing and wheezing to more severe symptoms like shortness of breath, poor exercise tolerance, and signs of fatigue.
People adapt their lives by putting up with a shortness of breath.
She said that the fever is common, and chills, chest pain, and shortness of breath may develop the symptoms depending on how extensive the pneumonia is and which micro-organism is causing the infection.
COMMENT When evaluating shortness of breath, always think lungs and heart until you have a definite diagnosis.
Bottom line: Be evaluated for palpitations, shortness of breath and/or dizziness, and insist on a cardiac workup if no cause is found.
The condition makes it more difficult for blood to flow to the lungs, causing shortness of breath, fatigue, and swelling of the feet and ankles.
Rebraca returns: Clippers center Zeljko Rebraca was able to participate in all drills for the first time since complaining of shortness of breath before Monday's Game 5 victory over Denver.
Air gets similarly trapped in asthmatic lungs, where it causes shortness of breath, coughing, and wheezing.
3) Most patients who have a laryngeal schwannoma exhibit symptoms of hoarseness, dysphagia, dyspnea, dysarthria, a globus sensation, and/or shortness of breath.
It is becoming more common for runners to suffer shortness of breath, wheeze, or feel tightness in their lungs.