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my heart hurts when I cough

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Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience Family Medicine
Get checked: You could have pneumonia, pleurisy or inflammation in the sac around the heart (pericarditis). See a doctor to find out what is causing the pain.

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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Regina Druz
40 years experience Cardiology
See an MD: You may have a walking pneumonia, or an inflammation of the coverings of he heart called " pericarditis". Often, stomach acid is to blame for cough an ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
34 years experience Pediatrics
Ear Clog: It sounds like you have a clog of either wax in the external canal or some fluid/congestion behind the ear drum. Since the ear canal was cleaned presu ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Valsalva: Coughing raises intrathoracic pressure which is transmitted. If you have a large disc compressing spinal root nerves in neck, this may be one explana ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ray Tidman
37 years experience Family Medicine
Pulm function test: These are breathing test done as an out patient which determine is you have functional breathing disorders.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anthony Rooklin
48 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Get checked out: The most likely reason for your symptoms would be costochondritis which is an inflammation of the cartilage which connects the breast bone to the ribs ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Fever?: Your symptoms suggest pneumonia, pleurisy, or pericarditis. Pneumonia is the most likely. You need evaluation because you may need an antibiotic.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
See Doctor: It could be an svt, or any other rapid heart rate, so should be evaluated by a dr to make sure it gets treated appropriately.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Go to the ER: a lot of benign medical condition can cause the heart pouding the urge to cough is your body way to try to convert the heart rate to a slower rate, yo ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vitaliy Krol
18 years experience Infectious Disease
Pneumonia : You need to see your doctor and have at least chest X-ray and blood work done. You may have pneumonia
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