Anxiety, Shortness of breath on exertion, Wheezing: 3 Possible Causes
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What causes anxiety, shortness of breath on exertion and wheezing? 3 possible conditions

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Asthma Overview

Learn about asthma. Explore the types of asthma and read information about their symptoms, causes and treatments. Continue reading!

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Pulmonary Embolism

This condition is considered a medical emergency. Urgent care may be required.

A pulmonary embolism is a blood clot that occurs in the lungs. It can damage part of the lung and other organs and decrease oxygen levels in the blood.

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