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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Pleurtic shoulder pa: May be pleurodynia viral inflammation of the lining aroudn the lung, or rarely may be pnurmothorax ( collapse of lung ) though usually assocaited wi ... Read More

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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vivek Agrawal
31 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes Possibly: Left arm pain and tingling certainly sounds like nerve pain, but the deep breathing and lying down also raise the possibility of other sources. Altho ... Read More
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Dr. David Schleimer
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Yes: As tingling in arm is constant, and worsens with change of position, my best guess would be nerve compression within the shoulder. Breathing deeply is ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Varies: There are many potential causes. An irritation of a nerve in the mid back can cause pain that radiates around one side of the trunk. Gallbladder, lu ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rowlin Lichter
72 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Shoulder pain: Unsure of pain loco. 2 pains or one? Difficulty breathing is a reason to be examined by a doc and x-ray. Point of shoulder could be tendinitis. Media ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
Chest pains: Any time a Dr. Hears Chest pains, and then a hear rate of 100 etc. it is a tough question to swallow about whether you should worry or not. Chest pai ... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amy Levine
23 years experience Radiology
Muscles: The most common cause of this would be a muscle strain. This would not show up on x-ray. The xray can evaluate your bones and your lungs.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roberto Solis
34 years experience Cardiology
Pleuritic discomfort: Pleuritic chest pain secondary to inflammation
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
54 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Gall bladder pain is: usually associated with eating fatty foods. U may B having " gas pains " . If constipated,the bowls R moving stool along, and if there's a gas bubble, ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rodney Del Valle
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Does not sound: Like a heart problem. Have you been lifting heavy weight at the gym or at work? Sound like two different pains. Shoulder pain and then the chest pain. ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fedak
Specializes in Sports Medicine
Possible enlarged sp: This could bean enlarged spleen. It would cause the torso pain as well as referred pain to your left shoulder. You should see your physician for this.

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