Bronchospasm

About- Bronchospasm is a tightening of the muscles that line the airways (bronchi) in lungs which reduces airflow by 15 percent or more.
 
Symptoms-
 Chest pain or tightness
 Coughing
 Dizziness
 Fatigue
 Lightheadedness
 Shortness of breath
 Wheezing

Causes-
 Air pollution or smoke
 Any swelling or irritation in the airways
 Asthma
 Certain medications including blood pressure medications, antibiotics
 Chemical fumes
 Chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD)
 Chronic bronchitis
 Cold weather
 Emphysema
 Environmental allergens, such as pet dander, pollen, mold, and dust
 Exercise
 General anesthesia during surgery
 Smoking, including tobacco and illegal drugs
 Some food additives and chemicals
 Viral, bacterial, and fungal lung infections

Specialist to Visit
 Pulmonologist


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