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what causes my chest and back to feel like someone just shot my body with a thousand needles when i sneeze

A 66-year-old member asked:
Dr. Haleh Agdassi
25 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
? nerve: One theory: if you have an underlying neck or back problem such as a herniated disc, sudden movements such as sneezing or coughing can potentially cau ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Gromko
47 years experience Family Medicine
Disc related?: Sometimes, sensory symptoms occur with sneezing when there is a herniated or slipped disc. The disc puts pressure on the nerves that serve the area wh ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Stachler
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Costochondritis: You have inflammation in the chest that hurts to sneeze or cough or breathe. As long as it is not a squeezing type of pain or associated with exertion ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Neck pain?: Do you suffer from any neck pain? If so get it evaluated, you may have disc disease or arthritis in your neck impinging on a nerve that can result in ... Read More
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Dr. Peter Smith
37 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Probable pneumonia: It is likely that you have a viral pneumonia, possibly influenza. I would suggest that you seek medical attention however, as the pins and needles se ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Kayvanfar
45 years experience Sports Medicine
Depends on your age: Generally at young age you are not expected to have any pain. As you get older and tissues are not as strong will cause pain, sneezing, such as cough ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Talakkottur
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Inflammation: A lot of the time there is inflammation of the chest wall and this may be termed costochondritis. Once your symptoms improve the pain should go away. ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
23 years experience Anesthesiology
Kidneys?: Causes of back pain: strain, sciatica, arthritis, herniated disk, kidney stones or infection among many others. Get checked by physician.
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A female asked:
Dr. Adam Smith
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Several Things: Left-sided chest pain that radiates through to your back includes, from less to more concerning, gas and indigestion, musculoskeletal strain or inflam ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carol Jacobs
Specializes in Pediatrics
Prodrome: The sneezing is not causing the body aches - more likely you are entering the early stages of an upper respiratory infection. Forceful sneezing can ca ... Read More

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