Feel a little breathless and start breathing heavily while travelling. Underlying cause? - Online Doctor Chats
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I wanted some help
during office hours generlly or while travelling I feel a little breathless and start breathing heavily
i do smoke
also a social drinker
i have red meat
i do not have a bad medical history
so what could this be
But I need more details about your symptoms to be able to narrow down to a diagnosis
ok so could
ask me questions and i will answer them
What other symptoms do you have?
well disturbed sleep
Why is sleep disturbed?
not sure and hence want to know if these are connected
Do you get the breathless feeling while sleeping?
As if gasping for breath
yes some times
Is coughing present?
Any mucous production?
yes some one told me that if you feel uneasy or breather heavy
I think that would be harmful in absence of mucous
That is beneficial only to bring out mucous
Or if something stuck in your throat
Do you get fever?
the person next to me
hears a sound
and asks often if i am ok
When was the last time you got blood tests done?
1 year ago
Did something come up on it?
slightly high on cholestrol
Is your sugar controlled now?
i need to do a test is it
ok what else do i need to do to ensure i breather
You get flare-ups of respiratory obstruction
ok doctor thank you for your time
There are three conditions that fall under this category
i will surely do a test and get back
yes and what about thye other 2
You also need to be an inhaler to breathe
what is emphysema
ok doctor thanks again
i will take care gotta go
Emphysema is a destructive disease of the lung in which the alveoli (small sacs) that promote oxygen exchange between the air and the bloodstream are destroyed.
hey thank u
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