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It hurts when i cough and i had a slight hyperinflated lung.

I had bronchitus a bout 4 months ago i had a chest xray and found i had a slight hyperinflated lung i have now recoverd from this butsince thrn in the morning i take adeep breath and it hurts then i cough once and it goes for the rest of the day do ineed to worry i am a smoker
Asked On : Sat, 13 Mar 2010
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  Anonymous's Response

Hi.. You have to be bothered as long as you continue smoking.. Smoking can lead to various disease which includes cancerous conditions of the lungs and its covering. A few of those can present with pain while breathing.. Hence, you will be in deep trouble as long as you are smoking...

Answered: Tue, 16 Mar 2010
General & Family Physician Dr. Radhika Thyagaraju's  Response
hello, pain on breathing can be due to a infection or a inflammation or irritation of the airway. I would advise you to get a chest x ray, sputum examination done. Also consult a pulmonologist if the symptoms worsen. Avoid smoking. I hope i have answered your query. Take care
Answered: Mon, 5 Dec 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta's  Response
Hello.Welcome to HCM forum.Worrying thing about you is your smoking.You must quit smoking to prevent future respiratory disorders which include COPD,ASTHMA,LUNG CANCER etc.As far as present problem is concerned,it will go away.Do regular exercises and take steam inhalation.Thanks and good luck.
Answered: Mon, 5 Dec 2011
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  Anonymous's Response

HI.. Panic attacks are purely an alteration in the mental state of one affected.. Close aleration in the physical giving you good help , consider these attitudes now, without reasons.. See a doctort if the symptoms are sever...

Answered: Tue, 16 Mar 2010
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