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Difficult breathing

Uncomfortable breathing, feeling like I am not getting enough oxygen from last two days..What is this problem? Please suggest what should I do for that.

Asthmatic attacks

Frequent asthmatic attack not controlled on rotacaps foracort and levolin, no fever r sneezing, my Pft shows moderate obstructions an I am not a smoker. Kindly suggest me good treatment approached many pulmonologist.

Itching inside my left chest

My father was a larnyx cancer patient (year 2014). He has undergone larnyxstomy nd tracheostomy followed by chemo n radiation . Now from few days he has suddenly started complaining that he is having a itching feelng inside his left chest . Breathless is the other problem

Severe Cough, lack of energy, high BP

My Mother is a Thyroid patient (takes Altroxin daily), High BP . She has got dry cough( difficult to control at times), feels constipated, also feels that there was blood with the stool, feels exerted all the time , lack of energy , Low Hb 8.5, Low HCT , RBC etc. High ESR 75 Joint pains as well. (Osteopenia) suffers from skin fungal infections also most of the time She feels as if not well all the time. We need to investigate her for any serious issue (Cancer etc). Please suggest.

Lump in left auxillary region

Lump in left armpit with slight pain.Problem since last 1 month FNAC and blood tests reveal symptoms of TB. However I don't have any cold,cough,fever,weakness or pain Is biopsy required to confirm on the same or I can directly start the medicines for TB. Also why have I been asked to test for HIV as well.

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