A 22-year-old female asked:
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pain in left side of chest & back. came on yesterday afternoon, no injury or strain to cause it. worse with deep breath, also some shortness of breath?

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Dr. Marius Frasie
25 years experience Internal Medicine
POSSIBLY: PLEURISY, PERICARDITIS, SEE A DOCTOR
Answered on May 16, 2014
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Chest pain: chest pain such as you describe is worth seeing a doctor for evaluation. It could be musculoskekeletal, but other possible causes also.
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Breathing issues: If you're having shortness of breath you should get this evaluated by a physician.

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