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Feeling discomfort in the left of the chest, goes way with deep breaths, have Asthma. Why is this so?

I am 20 years old and aside from having asthma I m a heathly person, but randomly the leftside of my chest will feel like someone is just squeezing my chest sometimes it take my breath away other times I can get ride of the pain by simplely taking deep breathes. I ve never been known to have any kind of heart problems or any big problems.
Asked On : Sun, 8 Jul 2012
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Allergist and Immunologist 's  Response
It is possible that your asthma is getting worse and allergic triggers need to be excluded. You need to check with your Chest Physician on your asthma control.
Occasionally such chest pains can be due to anxiety and taking slow deep breaths is recommended.
If you have a family history of heart disease, a fasting cholesterol check will be worthwhile.
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