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What does it mean when you have pain in your sternam

A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 48 years experience
Possible gas trap: called the splenic flexure syndrome, gas pockets to the left upper corner of the transverse colon causeing pain.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sue Ferranti
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
Musculoskeletal...: This is usually a musculoskeletal pain due to the coughing. Possibilities include muscle strain, inflamed cartilage or even a rib fracture. All of the... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
Likely acid reflux : Go see your dr for meds. In the meantime, avoid intake of caffeine , spicy foods, soda, alcohol , skipping meals. Also try otc antacids and Omeprazole... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lea Danielsen
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Usually hormonal: Most of the time it results from the breast tissue change in hormonal care. Generally it is on both sides. If so it isn't anything to worry about. ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Sturgis
Pathology 30 years experience
Not normal...: It is not normal to have pain and bleeding with urination. One possible explanation is inflammation of the urethra (tube that carries urine from the ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Christiaan Maurer
Dr. Christiaan Maureranswered
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Ovulation: If no other symptoms this can be pain of ovulation.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
It could be -: ? Anxiety, pinched nerve, stroke etc. Go see your dr for reassurance.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Rubenstein
Hematology and Oncology 46 years experience
See a doctor.: Pain in the lower abdomen can come from a number of different areas. Something that hurts a lot and has been present for some time needs to be invest... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Time to see your: Doctor. Any abnormal bleeding is a warning sign and you should see your doctor for an evaluation.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hermilando Payen
57 years experience
Related or Not: Your complaints are most likely 2 separate problems. The bottom of the stomach pain could mean that you have a distal stomach or duodenal inflammation... Read More
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