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i have a sharp pain in my back when a take a deep breath

A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Widman
30 years experience Emergency Medicine
Back: Likely just muscle pain with spasm. Use Motrin and heat to area. However, if you are short of breath or dizzy you should see your doctor. Any leg pain ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rick Pospisil
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Thoracic pain: If this doesn't remit with rest and over the counter melds , would be a good idea to get an exam and or xray
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Moffa
27 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Need to see surgeon: That may just be post op pain but you need to be evaluated for a possible bile duct leak.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Follow up with MD: Since you have been treated by your doctor and diagnosed as pulled muscle and you still have pain it needs to be re evaluated by your doctor and you m ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Stevenson
33 years experience Neurosurgery
Sounds like muscle s: Sounds like muscle spam , try heat applied locally, anti-inflammatories and some light stretching.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Okamoto
28 years experience Family Medicine
See your Dr: Your symptoms are worrisome enough to warrant a Dr's visit. Is it possible for you to see a Dr in person? More history is needed, along with a physic ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Sudden pain: Sudden pain in the back at rest can be various things. Kidney stone would be tops. I do not know if this is right or left, but on right gallpladder, p ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience General Surgery
Pleurisy?: This is typically very painful with deep breaths, but only lasts a number of minutes. Its thought to be due to the lining of the lung sticking tempora ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Lewis
34 years experience Neurosurgery
Back pain: The most common causes of pain in this area is inflammation of the sacroiliac joint. Also, an inflamed facet joint in the lumbar spine or the sacrospi ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Saunders
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Chest pain: Needs to be evaluated by your doctor. This could simply be musculoskeletal or pleuritic, that is inflammation of lining of lung or other referred pai ... Read More
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