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SOB is something that dad hasn't really suffered with, except being a little out of breath after doing something more strenuous than usual, which I think just comes with age.

The past 3 or 4 days I have noticed that after getting dressed in the morning, or going upstairs to use the bathroom he seems very SOB and it takes a good 5-10 minutes for it to settle. He has stopped going out for his daily walk again b/c he's worried that he will get SOB before he gets very far and then he'll be stuck there.

I wonder if this is something that I should report to the Chemo nurse now or just leave it and see how he gets on.

I don't really know what qualifies as 'SOB' that needs attention....help?

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this can be serious. You need to let chemo nurse or Oncologist know about it!! Sometimes fluid builds up around the lungs as a result of treatment. This fluid can cause pressure on the lungs and lead to more severe problems. Its usually a result of the treatment though.. Best to let Oncologist or at least the nurse know about this just to be on safe side!!!

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