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... It's unusual, but a family member had all the same symptoms as you. After seeing 10 doctors in 8 months and being pumped full of asthma and bronchitis medication, (and having several chest X-rays and a CT scan), the 11th doctor finally (and quickly) found that he had a paralyzed diaphragm. You just can't get a deep breath. The lungs are fine, the bellows that work them... (30 replies)
... It mostly happens in school when Im sitting, I feel this weird tightness by my chest but a bit lower, it kind of feels like the muscles in that area are tight or that there is just something weird there pushing me... ... (30 replies)
... teacup... Just wondering...when you say you can "feel air popping in my side", could you please explain what exactly that feels like to you, as I feel the same weird sensation. Do you feel this in your back (lower lung) area? Wondering, as I've had SOB as well. Free to feel good, I hope your docs figure this out soon for you, and will be able to help you get past this.... (30 replies)

... I feel the tightness more in my lower I'm hitting a wall when I try to breathe in. ... (30 replies)
... pounding heartbeat, chest tightness, shortness of breath, coughing isn't anything extreme, spit up clear mucus.. Once I was spitting up blood in my mucus. ... (6 replies)
... I've done a lot of running and cycling all my life but had an injury and I seemed to have 6months worth of colds too that combined with the lower level of cardio, decreased my lung capacity, albeit temporary! ... (2 replies)
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... very spaced out, hot and as though I couldn't use my full lung capacity. My lower arms were also tingling. Things got worse over the next few days, with a fever and a dry cough developing. ... (2 replies)
... tation in 1 or 2 valves. I am on blood pressure meds and a water pill and no cocaine of course. Cut to the March this year and they find a 5mm nodule in my right lower lung during a ct scan.. ... (9 replies)
... It does sound like stress, but I'd definitly say get off the smokes!!! I'm pretty biased about the smoking issue, I'll admit. I have Pulminary Fibrosys and experience advanced damaged lungs every day. You don't want to go there and you will if you keep smoking! It's scientifically and medically proven smoking kills, and it's not s nice process! I know that stopping is very... (6 replies)
... been having breathing problems when sleeping and lying down for a few years. My nose gets blocked as soon as I lie down, and I often wake gasping for breath. My chest and ribs often feel sore, it feels muscular. ... (3 replies)
... hat I had a UTI from the catheter..a penacillin resistant strain of bacteria. Sent home on 5 days of Amoxil. Within the 2 weeks after surgery I developed a loose chest cough. It wasn't bothersome at first, no night cough, didn't feel sick. I gradually noticed I was feeling that tightness in my chest, UHOH... ... (0 replies)
... with wider straps, and a wider band at the back. But, as I was putting my shoes on, I sat down on the stairs and noticed that the act of bending to sit, made my chest tighten, and I had to pant though the tightness until it loosened up and went away. I shrugged it off, it didn't hurt that badly, it just tightened up. ... (3 replies)
Dec 22, 2005
... very early in the night which is uncommon for me. The coughing never quite went away, but is more frequent now. I have been experiencing a sense of pressure or tightness around the lower part of my rib cage. It can be felt more when laughing, sneezing, or coughing. The worst part is the dizziness and feeling so light headed. ... (3 replies)
Aug 30, 2005
... specific" 4x2mm in left lower quadrant. ... (8 replies)
... I Have Muscle Tightness That Is Not Really In My Chest, It's My Front Abdomen And At The Same Spot Right Through To My Lower Feels Like Someone Is Squeezing Me And I Am Struggling To Take A Breath, In Or Out And Yet I Can Breathe But I Still Feel The Tightness.. ... (0 replies)

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