Asthma and Allergy Expert Forum
breathing
About This Forum:

This forum is for questions and support regarding: Allergies, Asthma, Chronic Cough, Sinusitis, and other Respiratory Disorders.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
This expert forum is not accepting new questions. Please post your question in one of our medical support communities.
Blank Blank

breathing

hello. sometimes all of a sudden it hurts to breath like my chest tightens and it didn't only happen when I'm being active it happens when I'm just sitting at work to. Can anyone tell me wh that might mean?
242587_tn?1355427710
This is a serious symptom that could be a sign of heart disease, lung disease or disease of the large blood vessels that carry blood to or from the heart.  It could also just be a form of chest muscle spasm or nerve irritation, these a nuisance but not serious disease.  I suggest that you see your doctor without delay so as to make sure that your chest tightness is not a sign of one of the more serious diseases.

Good luck
Blank
Continue discussion Blank
Blank
Request an Appointment
MedHelp Health Answers
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
RSS Expert Activity
469720_tn?1388149949
Blank
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm-treatable... Blank
Oct 04 by Lee Kirksey, MDBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Control Emotional Eating with this ...
Sep 04 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank