I have a tightness in my cheast and find it

Patient : I have a tightness in my cheast and find it hard to take in a deep breath! I feel like i'm not gettting enough air into my lungs! How I can explain it it's as if i'm swimming and suddenly need a deep breath and cannot get the deep breath in! Can you help as I'm a little afraid
Symptoms:  Shortness of breath, trouble taking deep breaths
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