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Treatment for Shortness of Breath in Paris, Texas

Helping Patients in Greenville and Beyond Receive Necessary Oxygen

Shortness of breath, or feeling “winded,” is also known as dyspnea. It occurs when you struggle to draw a full breath. It can feel like you have recently run a sprint or a completed a strenuous activity, even if you have not. The feeling of not being able to get sufficient air into the lungs might persist if you are experiencing shortness of breath.

Symptoms include a tight sensation in the chest, feeling the need to breathe more quickly, or feeling like you cannot get enough oxygen.

Potential causes of dyspnea include:

  • Asthma
  • Anxiety
  • Pneumonia
  • Allergic reactions
  • Anemia
  • Blood loss
  • Heart failure
  • COVID-19
  • Low blood pressure
  • Collapsed lung
  • Hiatal hernia

How We Treat Shortness of Breath at Quality Care ER

Because shortness of breath can be due to a wide variety of health issues, the first step we will take is to identify the underlying cause and prevent it from occurring in the future. Once we determine the cause, we will work with you to create a treatment plan. This might include helping recommend lifestyle changes that will alleviate symptoms. If a lung condition or a health issue like COVID-19 is causing shortness of breath, we will work to identify and treat the condition as well as help you manage symptoms in the future.

If you are experiencing shortness of breath, call us at (903) 417-0886 or visit our emergency room center in Paris, Texas to discover the cause of your issue and treat it. We offer emergency medical services in Greenville and the surrounding communities.

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