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sharp pain under left breast when breathing

A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
13 years experience Pain Management
Probably: Slipped rib syndrome or costochondritis. Rarely it could be inflammation of lung lining, but if you're not otherwise febrile or ill, rib problem is mo ... Read More

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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
Rib Injury?: Tough to say, but with your history, you may have sustained a minor rib injury, such that a rib may have strained itself. The only real way to know w ... Read More
A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Wang
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See a doctor: Pain in the breast while breathing in is not a specifically recognized sign of anything, however anytime a patient describes something as "worse pain ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Mental health: This is common in depression and/or anxiety. In my practice we would first make sure your thyroid is working. But this is a common way that mental he ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
If it hurts when you: Touch. ;then it's either caused from pressure on the area or costochodritis;inflammation of breastbone.If it moves it's probably gas
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Context needed: The breast pain needs context, such as when it occurs and under what conditions such as after eating, movement, etc for an accurate answer.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Angel Claudio
40 years experience Pulmonology
Chest pain: Chest pain is discomfort or pain that you feel anywhere along the front of your body between your neck and upper abdomen. Many people with chest pain ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Get examined ASAP: Could just be vaso vagal reaction to pain . But heart and brain conditions have to be considered and excluded .Give us some feedback !
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
25 years experience Family Medicine
Spasm: Muscle spasm under or between the ribs.
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A female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Sharp pain post eats: May be reflux with or without H Pylori , that worsens when you lie flat. Would elevate head of bed, consider OTC prevecid and or ranitidine, Could als ... Read More

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