air hunger


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air hunger

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As such, individuals with COPD will usually have nonremitting cough as its first symptom and later a sense of increased effort to breathe, chest heaviness, air hunger or even gasping.
Acute partial paralysis alters perceptions of air hunger, work and effort at constant PCO2 and VE " Respiration Physiology, vol.
Complaints that may represent dyspnea can be as vague as fatigue, lack of energy, or simply getting old, but most commonly are a sensation of air hunger, of work or effort to breathe, or of chest tightness.