Dyspnea is subjective dyspnea. Breathing is perceived as unpleasant or stressful. It is different experienced by patients, depending on the cause and described. Pathophysiology Although dyspnea is a relatively common problem, the pathophysiology of the respiratory unpleasant feeling is poorly understood. Unlike other types of noxious stimuli, there are no specific receptors for dyspnea (although recent MRI studies have identified a few specific areas in the midbrain that can convey…

September 3, 2018

What is Dyspnea

January 7, 2018

Have you ever had the sensation that you could not breathe in enough air, you may have experienced a condition recognized medically as dyspnea. Shortness of breath can be an indication of health issues, often linked to heart or lung disease. However, you can also experience temporary dyspnea after an intense workout. Symptoms The primary symptom of dyspnea is heavy breathing. It may last for a minute or two after…