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A 42-year-old male asked:

Burning pain over my right chest ?

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Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
Dr. Jan Lei Iwataanswered
Ophthalmology 27 years experience
See if that's: related to your diet or what you eat? If so, it may have something to do with heartburn like symptoms. See your doctor to get relief. Time to get relief as s/he must examine you physically before recommending OTC or Rx meds. Also, to rule out other conditions that may have nothing to do with your diet, and may be neurological or musculoskeletal. This requires a doctor to help you! Good luck!
Dr. Layne Kamalu
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Heartburn: Heartburn would be a very common cause. Other possibilities include plurisy, pneumonia, pulmonary embolus, pericarditis, pneumothoax, costochondritis (rib pain), shingles and lower on the list would be heart attack. You should be seen for this.

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