Orthopnea

What is Orthopnea?

It is shortness of breath which occurs on lying flat.

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I have phrenic nerve damage causing dyspnea on minor exertion (going up stairs) and orthopnea when lying down in the supine position (based ona...

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First of all you need an exact diagnose...

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Hi, thank you for posting.

I think that first of all you need an exact...

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Dear Dr. Iliri,
This is xxxxxxxxxxx, OCD girl with the past cardiomyopathy. I wanted to thank you again for all your reassurances during my recent...

doctor1 MD

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You have nothing to be afraid of.

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Dear Mia,

Happy birthday to you!

I wish you a long and happy life! I wish you only...

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Dear dr iliri,
It is XXX, the crazy ex heart patient. I am currently in the ER- not for my heart but because I have badly cut my hand. I am...

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Your symptoms are related to anxiety and pain. Nothing to worry about!

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Dear Mia,

I carefully passed through your...

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