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What causes shortness of breath after an accident?

I was reared in a car accident 4 months ago I was hit somewhere between 50-70 mph 2 months after I have had difficulty breathing it has gotten worse in the last 2 weeks I have had exrays the day of the accident and there isn t any breaks what can be causing my shortness of breath
Mon, 7 Jan 2019
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi,

Go for a pulmonary function test and visit a pulmonologist. The accident might not be a cause as seems in your case. Work up necessary in the guidance of a doctor.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Pragnesh Limbachiya,
General & Family Physician
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