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Intermittent chest pain that seems to be relieved when I push on my chest

A 68-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Must call the doctor: An older person with left shoulder or left arm pain symptoms may actually have a heart problem, so should to go to his doctor or the ER to be evaluate ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Symptoms: Suggest asthma or reactive airway disease. While lung cancer cannot be ruled out, does not seem likely in this context. Talk to your treating doc abou ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Press the: site of your pain. If you can elicit the same response, then its probably muscular. I see you 've listed ischemia as a condition. If you to hav ... Read More
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Dr. Jack Hinkle
Specializes in Family Medicine
Ribs: Your rib attachment at the sternum is the probable cause. The sternum has two parts that can move and then each rib attachment. It can just happen on ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Binford
37 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Lots of causes: The good news is a 21 yr old's risk of heart attack is very very small. The list of possible causes is big. Some examples are muscle strain, injured r ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Call your doctor: With symptoms this complex, you owe it to yourself to call your doctor to help you make sense out of them.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: These types of symptoms need to be augmented with a physical examinations and perhaps labs and x-rays. Talk with your doctor.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
20 years experience Cardiology
Chest wall: Chest discomfort which occurs with extending the chest out or with burps could be of chest wall (Ribs/muscles) or of gastrointestinal origin. Would ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Neish
37 years experience Pediatric Cardiology
Musculoskeletal: You pain sounds musculoskeletal. There are joints, bones, and muscles in the chest and they all move when you move your chest. If any one of those i ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Chest pain: Lots of things go see a doc.
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Chapman
40 years experience Cardiology
Multiple causes: A good history and physical exam will help narrow down the cause. See your doc soon to make sure nothing serious is going on.
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