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Muscoskeletal chest wall pain when bending head forward and when pressing chest. Some exercises? Remedies? Repetitive stress injury?

Muscoskeletal chest wall pain when bending head forward and when pressing chest. Some exercises? Remedies? Repetitive stress injury?

NSAIDS,Tylenelol: Injections with anesthetic or anti-inflammatory medications in or around the painful sites exercise that includes muscle strengthening and stretching physical or occupational therapy.Acupuncture or acupressure.Relaxation/biofeedback techniques.Osteopathic manipulation (a whole system of evaluation and treatment designed to achieve and maintain health by restoring normal function to the body) massa. ...Read more

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An injury, of any severity, is a condition in which a person has damage to any part of his body. Examples of major injuries include gunshot wounds, knife wounds, large burns, severed ...Read more


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Was in a car crash week ago n told i had a chest wall injury.When i sneez/hiccups i get an agonizing pain in my heart area pain isnt sharp what's wrong?

Was in a car crash week ago n told i had a chest wall injury.When i sneez/hiccups i get an agonizing pain in my heart area pain isnt sharp what's wrong?

Broken rib: Sounds like you have a broken rib. They might have missed the fracture on the cxr, either because of human error, or because the x ray did not pick it up. A ct of the chest can give you a definitive answer. ...Read more

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Chest wall injury from car crash a week ago extreme pain in heart area when sneezing n hiccups. Whats wrong?

Chest wall injury from car crash a week ago extreme pain in heart area when sneezing n hiccups. Whats wrong?

Broken rib: Sounds like you have a broken rib. Pain might take several weeks and sometimes months to clear. Check with your doctor if feeling worse or not improving. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of chest wall pain?

What are the symptoms of chest wall pain?

Chest wall pain: Chest wall pain can be caused by shingles, pleurisy, pneumonia, or pneumothorax. If there is pain with shortness of breath, it may represent a serious problem with your lungs. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of an infection of the chest wall?

What are the symptoms of an infection of the chest wall?

Depends on where: Depending on where in the chestwall an infection is, the symptoms will be different. Symptoms also depend on how big and how bad the infection is. A small boil in the skin would look like a reddened pimple that hurts when pressed. A deeper infection may feel like heat, pain, firmness, swelling, fever, etc... Unusual symptoms should be checked by a doctor, as deeper infections may not be obvious. ...Read more

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Stage 111 non small cell lung cancer. Had lobectomy, cancer in lymph node an chest wall. What are the symptoms when you get closer to death. ?

Stage 111 non small cell lung cancer. Had lobectomy, cancer in lymph node an chest wall. What are the symptoms when you get closer to death. ?

Wait to Worry: You should not be thinking about death unless your Cancer is growing or spreading(called Metastasis). Most people with growing cancer develop symptoms which will signal that you need to see your doctor for examination. A periodic check up by your doctor can reveal signs of tumor recurrence if there is one. So as long as you get checked periodically or when you have new symptoms, you are doing fine ...Read more

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I fractured chest wall cartilage, what to do?

I fractured chest wall cartilage, what to do?

Conservative: basically you will need rest, anti inflammatory medications, and possibly use of a rib belt. It can take 3-6 months for healing. good luck ...Read more