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  • Feeling of sufocation, dizziness and difficulty in walking

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions December 2, 2013 10:45 AM

    Please help! I am 51 years old. I have a feeling of suffocation. It started suddenly with shortness of breath and a feeling I am suffocating My chest becomes very heavy and I feel extremely dizzy. At a point, I could not stand up and walk for days. When I stand up. I am not balanced. My head...

  • recent onset fever, dyspnoea, thrombocytopenia?

    dr praveen 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions November 30, 2013 05:44 PM

    associated with wheezes crackles over lung bases ..what are the probable diagnoses?

  • Persistent hiccups

    onstrangerwaves 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions October 16, 2013 10:42 AM

    I'm 21 years old and have had persistent hiccups for around 11-12 years. They are not constant but on/off every single day, some days worse than others. They seem to be made worse whenever I'm active, and this can be something as simple as standing up after sitting down. They're also worse when I'm...

  • Mild persistent breathing issues

    Fianna9 1 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions September 24, 2013 03:49 AM

    I'm a 30 year old female, moderately healthy and active lifestyle. But I've always had a bit of a breathing issue. I can get out of breath very easy- walking up a flight of stairs and I'm struggling to talk normally. But I am very active and recently completed a 10km race and exercise...

  • Strange sensation in middle of chest - feels stress-related

    thumbelina 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions September 15, 2013 07:35 PM

    For the last couple of weeks, I've been feeling a strange sensation - it's right in the center of my chest. It feels like a pulsing sensation. It's a feeling I associate with increased stress levels, normally, but normally it happens just with extreme stress. Lately it seems like it comes on with...

  • Woke Up Unable to Breathe, Airway Felt Obstructed

    DBPotts 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions July 30, 2013 03:07 AM

    I guess I'll start with the short version leading up to what happened. I went to sleep around 7:30pm and woke up a few minutes before 10:00pm. When I woke up it felt like I was out of breath, and if I had to describe it there was a thick mucous layer stopping me from inhaling; my lungs would just...

  • Can't get a diagnosis...

    sholtz 1 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions May 28, 2013 06:39 PM

    Hello...I am a 44yr old male that suffers from a continous cough!! I am a non-smoker. I get this thing a couple times a year & it stays for months. It is a dry cough with a constant tickle feeling every time I inhale. It will make me cough when I am speaking as well. If I lean my head back &...

  • DIP Rare Pneumonia and 7 blood clots hit lungs

    nkr3686 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions May 27, 2013 07:25 PM

    I am new to the forum and maybe someone can support/answer questions for me? (might already know)?My husband was diagnossed almost 4 yrs ago with 4 rare disorders...(2 which cause his body to create blood clots in his major organs) they do not come up thru his legs like normal they just form in his...

  • My doctor cant find out what is wrong with me

    baker1988 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions April 26, 2013 06:52 AM

    Hi every one i am new here but had to try something other then just googleing my symptoms so here goes.I am a 24yr old male weighing about 16st, i have a few symptoms that i have been going to the doctor about with no luck as of yet basically my symptoms are:dizziness / feeling like thinks are...

  • Please help! I have been fighting a losing battle and becoming depressed!

    Cobravenom 1 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions March 3, 2013 04:19 AM

    I am 31 male from Oklahoma. Carpet installer for 15 years. I have all of the following things going on and don't know where to turnShortness of breath daily, run out of breath while talking, cannot blow up a balloon without it affecting breathing all dayChest pain left side been going on for...

  • hi

    tandoc 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions February 16, 2013 03:16 PM

    Plz help me how can remove the lung scar give me some advise to not shown in chest xray or give me some medicine to help remove the lung scar kindly reply thanks

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  • Wheezying during exhale and coughing

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions September 23, 2012 02:43 PM

    For the past year I've noticed a slight, faint wheeze when I exhale. I've dismissed this as nothing I should worry about as it's only faint. However, twice in the past two weeks, the wheezing has gotten worse after coughing fits. Both of these fits begin with a slight cough when laying on my...

  • Wheezing when exhaling and coughing

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions September 23, 2012 02:39 PM

    For over a year I've noticed a slight, faint wheeze when I exhale. I've dismissed this as nothing I should worry about as it's only faint. However, twice in the past two weeks, the wheezing has gotten worse after coughing fits. Both of these fits begin with a slight cough when laying on my back,...

  • It tonsillitis contagious?

    Jonathan Samson 2 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions August 5, 2012 11:06 AM

    Hi everyone, I didn't know where to ask this question so I picked up "respiratory forum". I am wondering if tonsillitis is contagious, no one yet succeeded to explain it to me. After googling for so many sites these guys (http://feelgoodtime.net/is-tonsillitis-contagious/) did manage to simplefy it...

  • Lung Pains

    petahq 1 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions June 17, 2012 06:35 PM

    Hello,Since about three or four days ago, I have been experiencing lung pains whenever I took deep breaths. I have been a regular smoker for about a year but still stayed physically active during that time. I am currently playing soccer at a high level right now as well but felt the same lung pain...

  • Asthma symptoms

    Markalea 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions June 13, 2012 09:23 PM

    I have had asthma all my life. I am considered a severe chronic asthmatic. I used to have the usual symptoms, caoughing, wheezing, gasping for ait ect... In the last few years I do not have these symptoms. I loose my voice. I was told that is because I dont have enough air to produce a voice. ...

  • baby breaths fast

    sunshinin23 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions May 5, 2012 08:09 PM

    my baby is 16 months she satrted breatging fast when she was born but drs didnt ever seem concerned this past year when she turned one she got sick it was one thing after the next after she finally got so bad they admitted her to hospital her oxygen was down to 68 ....they have dne tests and still...

  • pulmonary bullae

    nhvohra 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions April 29, 2012 06:04 AM

    I am a practicing physician in rural India.A 18 year old female with chronic resp. tract infection,(possibly with some autoimmune disease)suddenly became severely breathless with Spo2 20% A needdle was inserted in lower axillary area, Air was drained and improved dramatically.Xray showed bulla and...

  • Trauma in larynx, and root of the mouth. One error and terrible life after

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions March 23, 2012 04:57 PM

    Right after panendoscopy under general anesthesia my sister got trauma with serious problem in the mouth, jaw, ears, roof of the mouth, trachea, neck, lungs, and now problem with muscles, all joints, stomach, digesting system, uteris. Her left side damaged more, since trauma happened on that...

  • Forgetting to breathe, but no pain

    Roderik 0 Replies
    Posted in: Repiratory conditions March 21, 2012 10:31 PM

    I hoped someone could help me shed some light on this. I recently had an allergic reacton to paracetamol, and ever since I have continued to stop breathing unconciously, specially when lying down and trying to sleep. The odd part is that I feel no pain whatsoever from this. Even if i hold my breath...

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