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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ayres
37 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Chest wall pain: Chest wall pain can be caused by shingles, pleurisy, pneumonia, or pneumothorax. If there is pain with shortness of breath, it may represent a seriou ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt: If you are having difficulty breathing, I would suggest being seen. There may be irritation and inflammatory changes in the airway. You should be eval ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
We have to be: Careful, about possible cardiac origin, if that was addressed the second will be x-ray, cat scan and nerve block. This usually address most of the iss ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Chest wall pain: Chest wall pain occurs with a variety of conditions. In and of itself, it is such a vague complaint that is has very little diagnostic specificity. Ho ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Szawaluk
31 years experience Cardiology
Depends: On the cause. Unable to comment without further info. See your doctor for full evaluation.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Youmans
27 years experience Interventional Radiology
Cheat pain: Absolutely, although pain related to a direct injury usually does not present in this fashion. However, heart attacks can result in chest pain, press ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
46 years experience Hospital-based practice
Co: With your symptoms, you need a full check up with blood tests etc. You may have test your thyroid levels. Good that you are quitting smoking. See your ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
41 years experience Preventive Medicine
1st, sort out basis: Chest wall pain: many origins; commonly recognized include: skin, intercostal muscles, cartilage (connecting ribs to ribs & ribs to sternum), pleuriti ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Chapman
41 years experience Cardiology
External pain: Chest wall pain comes from the skin, bones, cartilage, or muscle of the thorax, and does not arise from the internal organs (heart, lungs). It is usu ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tom Harrington
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Chest wall pain: Chest wall pain is very common ie with lifting or straining. Costochondritis defines an area of pain and inflammation on the breast bone area. Some ... Read More
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