Shortness of Breath is not really a disorder but a kind of inherent symptom for various kinds of disorders like cardiovascular issues, problems with the lungs or even acute respiratory infections. In shortness of breath, one is gasping and panting because of trouble breathing. It can happen post an exercise session or hectic activity but if it occurs without any such reason, it means there are some inherent issues.
HOW IS SHORTNESS OF BREATH DIAGNOSED?
A number of laboratory tests are helpful in determining the cause of Shortness of Breath such as Chest X-ray and other tests.
HOW IS SHORTNESS OF BREATH TREATED?
Treatment of Shortness of Breath depends on the underlying cause. Any air blockages need to be resolved immediately. For other conditions appropriate treatment methods are followed.
DID YOU KNOW?
It is best to consult a doctor for Shortness of Breath as it could be an underlying symptom of a serious and chronic disease.