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Suggest treatment for wheezing and shortness of breath

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Posted on Tue, 21 Mar 2017 in Mental Health
Question: Started suffering with wheezing and shortness of breath since having XXXXXXX in September 2016
Could the two be connected?
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Answered by Dr. Alexander H. Sheppe 56 minutes later
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Hello, and thanks for your question.

If XXXXXXX refers to total abdominal hysterectomy, and not to transfusion-associated hepatitis, wheezing and shortness of breath could be a serious complication such as a blood clot entering the lungs. You should visit a primary care doctor for a physical exam and to consider a CT scan of the chest.

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