A 21-year-old male asked:
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i felt a 'burn' in my left chest two days back.i neither had pain on the left arm nor i had prob in breathing.what can the prob be?i still have it.

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Dr. Joseph Gutman
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Well....: Left sided chest pain at your age is unlikely to be cardiac, cardiac pain is usually behind the sternum. This could be a rib pain, or temporary pleurisy related to a virus. I would not worry at this time
Answered on Jun 22, 2014
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