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Difficulty breathing and phlegm in cough

For the past week or so I have had a bad cough. Now I feel as though I cannot breathe when lying on my back and I have a hard time taking deep breaths at all. When i cough there is phlegm and I cant stop coughing. I feel extremely weak and have been sweating a lot. The chest pain is starting to move around into my mid to upper back. I am just wondering if this is something I should go to the ER for?

Small granulomas in left mid zone

I did my x ray the result showing horizontal fissure present,small granulomas in left mid zone present Last year I suffer with cough is there any problem or I need to take treatment

My chest hurts and feels right

When I breathe my chest tightens up and when I laugh it hurts more. I’m laying in bed and it’s very hard to breathe properly. Am I okay or what? What should I do?

Chest pain and Mucus producing cough

On my most recent CT scan (Monday) the radiologist noted, "Calcified right hilar lymph nodes and Mild bibasilar dependant atelectasis". I was wondering if this is something that I should be concerned about and how urgent is this issue. The scan was for a different resolved problem w/no f/u req The last few weeks I have been presenting the following symptoms Mucus producing cough, yellow jelly like Extreme exhaustion Pain lower left chest under bottom ribs Pain center upper chest Low grade fever

Asthma attack

Hi, My wife had an asthma attack this evening, with her regular dose 2 puffs sulbutamol as reliever did not work and it got worse in the evening she took next stage of doses 10 puffs in 5 minutes , that worked but how many time in 12 hours one can repeat it?

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