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What causes shortness of breath?

Good day, I 'm 27 years old and i've been having a shortness of breath, specially when i'm outside, i feel like i'm gonna faint,i drink plenty of water all day long and rtoday i'm feeling so tired when i slept ok last night.and i haven't done anything.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016
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Hey,
Breathlessness on exertion at this age can have a lot of causes
1) Low Haemoglobin
2) Cardiac Disease
3) Respiratory Disease

So first of all check your Hb than get a xray and echo done to know the cause of breathlessness and easy tiredness.

Wishing you good health
Dr Sameer Maheshwari
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What causes shortness of breath?

Hey, Breathlessness on exertion at this age can have a lot of causes 1) Low Haemoglobin 2) Cardiac Disease 3) Respiratory Disease So first of all check your Hb than get a xray and echo done to know the cause of breathlessness and easy tiredness. Wishing you good health Dr Sameer Maheshwari