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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Gasping for Air : Gasping for air seems to be a symptom that should prompt someone to seek urgent medical attention. Please contact your physician urgently.

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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
41 years experience Pediatrics
Did you have flushot: Your symptoms could be due to influenza or another viral illness. If so, you can expect improvement over a few days to a week. If not better in the ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Needs evaluation: The symptoms of feeling bloated, having frequent malodorous gas, odiferous urine, added to pains in the lower rib cage . . . All mean that a primary c ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Likely reflux: Reflux is a natural event where stomach contents bubble up into the lower esophagus. It is when the acid backwash produces symptoms that people feel t ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
36 years experience Clinical Psychology
Not enough info: Need much more info to guess at a Dx, but I did find walking pneumonia flash across my mind. Because the chest hopuses such important organs, it might ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ekizian
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Many possible causes: If you have sharp pain when you take a deep breath, you may have pleuritic chest pain. Some of the more common causes of this type of discomfort inclu ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Evaluation: More details would be helpful. If the pain is on the rib cage itself, musculo-skeletal pain may be the cause. Local heat and Motrin may relieve the pa ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Parthiban Munnainathan
8 years experience Family Medicine
Xiphoid syndrome: Could be Xiphoid syndrome or Gastritis.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aleks Radovic
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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ER/urgent care: I would suggest immediate evaluation of upper abdominal pain-STAT! Never ignore these symtoms. Go directly to the ER or your local UC.

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