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Breathing Difficulties Occasionally

Answered by: Dr Sashini Seeni

Last Updated: April 9, 2021 3:28 AM

Anonymous 30 days

Hi, I’m a male, mid 20s, having occasional breathlessness, last attack was 3 days ago, but relieved upon taking oral prednisolone. What could be the causes of this? I have no family history with Asthma, and not diagnosed with asthma, when I was young. I can hear occasional wheezes at times

Dr Sashini Seeni 30 days
General Practitioner

Hi and thank you for asking us

Through the question and statement you gave on the above section, i completely understand your concern over this matter. For your information, breathing difficulties can be caused by a few diseases such as:

  • Asthma
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Sinusitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Tuberculosis infection
  • Anemia
  • Heart failure
  • Kidney failure

In order for us to provide you with an accurate choice of treatment and management, we need additional details to explore further into your current complaints. Therefore, we greatly suggest that you refer this to your nearest medical doctor. If you have any more enquiries, you can click on the link ( DoctorOnCall ) and speak to our doctors in private and get the consultation you need on the phone. Thank you.

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