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Can vomiting cause pain or soreness in the stomach at the sternum

A 70-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
See below: These are common symptoms that you describe. They should abate within 72 hours. If the persist, see your family doctor.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
8 years experience in Internal Medicine
Nausea : These symptoms require more information to provide a firm recommendation. Most concerning is to rule out that it is a heart condition. Usually, hear ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience in Internal Medicine
Sounds like : Gallbladder to me. Try eating bland foods and call for an evaluation
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience in Family Medicine
Stomach pain: Try a heating pad. If this does not help see a physician as this may be internal
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience in General Surgery
Yes: stomach inflammation will increase the acid in your stomach and if it is associated with reflux you could end up with pain in the chest and throat sl ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roman Sapozhnikov
15 years experience in Internal Medicine
Acid: Could be due to increase acid production. Also depending your age heart also should be checked. So its better if you talk to your doctor about it.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Absolutely: Lungs usually don't hurt (they don't have nerve endings), but the wrap around them, called pleura, can hurt. Throat and esophagus pain can definitely ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allan Goldstein
55 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: Due to esophageal spasm. Need short term medication.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience in Gastroenterology
Yes: it's very common for reflux to cause pain in the epigastrium. If you get discomfort in that region that you suspect is from reflux, it is appropriate ... Read More
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A 70-year-old male asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience in General Surgery
Yes: Esophageal pain, gastro reflux, is chest pain.
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A female asked:
Dr. Milton Mintz
66 years experience in Geriatrics
Depends how long : It's going on?- could be viral? Ck with pcp if it persists.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yrs : If it has moved to that part of the colon
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vasudev Ananthram
31 years experience in Cardiology
Yes: Yes heart disease, aortic dissection and blood clot in the lungs which are all life threatening conditions can cause pain in the front or back of the ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Laura McMullen
20 years experience in Pediatrics
Pain : Pain in this area is very tricky since there are many organ systems in the epigastric area and right upper quadrant of the abdomen. - stomach - probl ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ajainder Shergill
14 years experience in Internal Medicine
Maybe: If your gallbladder has stones or sludge (which can lead to obstruction of bile flow out of the gallbladder, and cause thickened gallbladder wall), th ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
No drugs until U get: a diagnosis. could very well B from a pulmonary process such as TB, PE, pleurisy. B evaluated, start with Ur PCP, and go from there
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rafael Lugo
27 years experience in General Surgery
Ulcer : This could be annulcervor gastritis. You should see a professional and probably get a scope.
A 5-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
38 years experience in Internal Medicine
NO It Does not: If a child is having Abdominal pain and Diarrhea , Acute Enteritis from something he/she ate caused it. It can be usually uncooked meat, vegetables or ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maritza Baez
16 years experience in Family Medicine
Anything: Most people think their whole abdomen is their stomach, but the stomach is in the upper middle or upper left of the abdomen. If your lower abdomen hu ... Read More
A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Michaels
33 years experience in Family Medicine
Vomiting is violent.: Vomiting can cause muscle strain in the jaw, neck, throat, abdomen, chest, low back and groin. this can tale up to 6 weeks to resolve once the vomi ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience in Cardiac Electrophysiology
Potentially the gas: you develop from lactose intolerance could produce pains as you describe. Of course there are other possibilities so if the discomfort persists for mo ... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Doctor can evaluate: A "knot in the upper left back" means different things to different people. It can mean a cyst or other lump in the skin, it can be a growth of the bo ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Greg Khounganian
17 years experience in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
No: Low back pain does not radiate up, only down the back and leg(s). First and foremost you should have the chest pain looked at by an internist.
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