Tachypnea

What is Tachypnea?

Tachypnea is the condition of rapid breathing. In adult humans at rest, any rate between 12-20 breaths per minute is normal and tachypnea is indicated by a ventilatory rate greater than 20 breaths per minute.

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My daughter breaths very heavily although she seems quiet healthy her teachers seem concerned and have noticed along with other people what...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Further tests needed here.

Detailed Answer:
Hi Sir.

I understand your concern.

As per your history she probably seems to have to...

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My BIL has been detected with high blood sugar 320, my relatives say that he needs to immediately consult a doctor or it will affect his kidneys /...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Need early treatment; not emergency.

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Hello dear, welcome to HCM forum.

If he is not having features like increased...

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Dear doctor,

Im just wondering how tachypnea is related to left sided heart failure for a woman (78 yrs old). if you can send some link also...

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Please refer to the detailed answer below

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Hello

After going through the medical details provided by you i would like...

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