Breathlessness : Medical Symptom Description

Breathlessness: Breathlessness is listed as an alternate name or description for symptom Shortness of breath. For a medical symptom description of 'Breathlessness', the following symptom information may be relevant to the symptoms: Shortness of breath (symptom). However, note that other causes of the symptom 'Breathlessness' may be possible.
Shortness of breath (symptom): The feeling of being short of breath
Shortness of breath (symptom): Dyspnea is the medical term for breathing difficulty or breathlessness. Related symptoms include wheezing and stridor (noisy breathing). Shortness of breath needs immediate professional medical diagnosis and treatment. It may indicate numerous severe medical conditions, although there are also various less serious causes of breathlessness.

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