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I have chest pain, tightness in chest, breathing difficulties when exe

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I have chest pain, tightness in chest, breathing difficulties when exerting myself and tiredness. .
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Cardiology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 4 years ago.

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Dr. David :

how long have these symptoms been going on?

Dr. David :

I am glad you stopped smoking.

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but if you smoked a long time, you could have already done a lot of damage to your lungs.

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do you have COPD or emphysema?

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have you had your blood checked for low red blood cell count and anemia?

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have you had your heart checked for weakness like with a cardiac echocardiogram?