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COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)

Chest Swelling



My mom`s chest swells to the point of having to take her bra off half way through the day. why? and can anything be done to help?


It is very difficult to tell what the problem is without more specific information about your mother's symptoms and medical condition. She should discuss this further with her doctor.

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Response by:

Phillip T Diaz, MD Phillip T Diaz, MD
Professor of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University