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what does a pinch in the chest mean

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hung Khong
27 years experience Medical Oncology
If dimple, see docto: I am not sure what you meant by a 'pinch'. However, if it means like a dimpling in the skin of the breast, it is abnormal and you should see your doct ... Read More

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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Hagler
81 years experience Geriatrics
Many possibilities: See pcp.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
23 years experience Cardiology
Tightness: Chest tightness or tightening is a sensation of chest discomfort, described as tightness. It can be related to a variety of conditions, such as heart ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
38 years experience Family Medicine
Chest hurts!: Chest pain is a symptom. Like all symptoms it can be due to many possible illnesses/problems. Chest pain can be due to a problem with the heart, lung ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
31 years experience Family Medicine
CPR: This refers to cpr. When performing CPR on an adult, one "cycle" is 30 chest compressions followed by 2 rescue breaths. After this 1st cycle, the 2nd ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kent
12 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Too dificult to tell: With that information. That could be anything from a pulmonary embolism to a rib injuries to chostocondritis. If it does not progress, cause problems ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
46 years experience Internal Medicine
Needles poking: Sometimes it may be part of general anxiety disorder.
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See a doctor now: Chest pain needs to be taken seriously. Even atypical sided chest pain can mean a blocked blood vessel in your heart and can have serious consequences ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Usually nothing: Serious . Likely u use your muscles or exert more effort on the side that's bigger. Check for lumps . Follow up with your dr for any concerns!
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Multiple: Chest pain can be a symptom of heart disease but may be may other things such as esophageal spasms, great vessel disease, respiratory disorders (asthm ... Read More
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