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Hurts to take a deep breath in my chest

A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
General Surgery 43 years experience
Do you smoke: see a doctor it is withers lung problem or a heart problem even if your ECG was normal go and see a doctor or a cardiologist and clear the heart if yo... Read More
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 51 years experience
Pleuresy: It is inflammation of the lining of the lung. It could also be inflammation of the lining of the heart. Another possibility is costochondritis. Take o... Read More

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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Finkelstein
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
You need: to be seen to determine if its congestion or a possible pneumonia
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
Addiction Medicine 34 years experience
Stridor: Is closing off of the trachea and not the bronchi. If this is so there is throat inflammation. You say you are on singular and advair, any bronchodila... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
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Poor Asthma Control: Sounds like you have a history of poorly controlled asthma. With 4 months of worsening cough and atelectasis on CXR I would recommend seeing a physici... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Wilhelmi
Anesthesiology 12 years experience
Breathing pain: It sounds musculoskeletal in nature. Muscle pain is usually short term, aggravated by movement (deep breathing) and goes away with rest. Ibuprofen or... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics 50 years experience
Costochondritis = : inflammation of the cartilage that connects ribs to the breastbone, or costosternal junction. Local swelling + pain that worsens as you describe + loc... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tinah Canda
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Chest pain: There are a number of conditions that cause chest pain. The most serious is an acute cardiac event. Others are from costochondiritis, pneumonia, fluid... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carol Hulett
Orthopedic Surgery 43 years experience
Rib pain: May be nothing more than contusion but if pain hasn't improved in several days it is time to see your physician
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sheldon Brownstein
Specializes in Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cough: Mild fever, cough and sore throat sound like a viral syndrome with upper respiratory infection . Hydration important as well as good nutrition for syn... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Likely muscular: Based on your description likely pectoral muscle soreness. In case symptoms persist or worsen talk to your doc about them.

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