What Causes Shortness Of Breath When Diagnosed With COPD?
my oxygen numbers are 84 in the mornings and 78 in the evenings. All my doctors are telling me to get on oxygen. If I moved down south and lost 7000 ' lf altitude, would that take care of the problem
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I can understand your concern.
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I just want to know what is APDA. Is it Asymptomatic peripheral arterial disease?
Is it related to lungs?
And yes, you should definitely start oxygen.
I will be happy to help you further. Wish you good health. Thanks.
I want to know your recent lung functions.
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So it's COPD.
COPD is chronic obstructive Pulmonary disease.
End stage COPD dont have much impact of altitude.
So if you are having end stage COPD, it won't make any great difference in oxygen saturation readings.
So please let me know
1. Since how long you are suffering from COPD?
2. What is your last PFT (Pulmonary Function Test) report?
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.