15 COPD Symptoms

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Chest pain

Chest pain is another symptom that can affect people with COPD.

“It can arise because of the effort involved in breathing, so you get sore,” Cirillo says. “It’s also the inability to exhale. The chest can’t really relax.” Coughing really hard can also strain the chest muscles.

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