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What are these symptoms of shortness of breath, severe coughing ?

I am a 39 year old male with copd and sleep apnea , i recently attempted sexual intercourse and felt as if something losened up in my left lung? it cause sever shortness of breath , sever coughing with nothing coming out, after i layed down and took small short breaths for about a half hour it seemed to go away. is there anything in your lungs that can cause these strange symptoms?
Asked On : Tue, 30 Nov 2010
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Possibly it has to do with COPD and effort related palpitation. It could also be an angina. Simply watch the frequency and pattern of these episodes. If you have any effort intolerance then you must seek medical help where X ray chest, ECG,stress test and echocardiography may be done.
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