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What Causes Chest Tightness And Breathing Difficulty?

I am wondering what this feeling I m having could be. When I take a deep breath i have discomfort and tightness in my chest. I am a 24 yr old female. I do take birth co.trol and i know a side effect can be a blood clot in the lungs. What do you think?
Thu, 26 Nov 2020
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Pathologist and Microbiologist 's  Response
Hello,

Discomfort and tightness in chest while taking deep breath is likely to be muscular in origin. I suggest you to take a muscle relaxant to relieve the discomfort and tightness.

Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Shailja Puri, Pathologist and Microbiologist
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What Causes Chest Tightness And Breathing Difficulty?

Hello, Discomfort and tightness in chest while taking deep breath is likely to be muscular in origin. I suggest you to take a muscle relaxant to relieve the discomfort and tightness. Take care. Hope I have answered your question. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr. Shailja Puri, Pathologist and Microbiologist