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I just woke up with my lungs burning and shortness

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Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar


Practicing since :2008

Answered : 14576 Questions

Posted on Thu, 21 Feb 2019 in Lung and Chest disorders
Question: I just woke up with my lungs burning and shortness of breath.
Answered by Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar 25 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Possibility of acute bronchitis is more likely.

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for your question on Ask a doctor forum.
I can understand your concern.
This kind of sudden symptoms are seen with acute bronchitis.
Please let me know
1. Do you smoke?
2. Do you have past history of similar symptoms?
Please reply me answers of above asked questions, so that I can guide you better. I will be happy to help you further. Wish you good health. Thanks.
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