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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sabia
20 years experience Anesthesiology
Office Visit: An office visit with your health care provider is needed to further evaluate these symptoms.

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Dr. Rick Koch
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22 years experience Cardiology
All depends on: The cause...Talk to your physician.
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Chest pain: When an intercostal muscle is inflamed it often causes what you describe. On the other hand chest pain and shortness of breath is always worrisome as ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrea Lundell
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Right rib pain: Many things can cause right rib pain with shortness of breath, such as pneumonia or other causes of infection/inflammation; lung, mediastinal or rib t ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
30 years experience Internal Medicine
See a doctor: You are having chest pain and shortness of breath that appears npn cardiac but require immediate er evaluation.
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A male asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
21 years experience Hospital-based practice
Infection, myeloma: IgM is the 1st antibody released by the immune system in the course of fighting an infection. Depending on the amount of other antibodies (even if nor ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Rules and regulation: In the US, the general rule is that licensed medical staff such as nurses and doctors may answer patients' questions, while non-licensed staff such as ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Chest pains: Regardless the cause, could be only muscle pain. However, pain in your chest with the symptoms you have described is a serious medical condition. It i ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Symptoms: See a dr. And be checked out.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Symptoms: Go see a doctor. Lots of possibilities
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Webber
32 years experience Cardiology
Many possibilities: heart problems, esophagus disorders, musculoskeletal pain, gallbladder dysfunction, kidney stones, blood clot to the lung, asthma or reactive airways ... Read More
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