Jersey City, NJ
A 31-year-old female asked:
I went to the er and had a chest x-ray done. the doctor said i have mild bronchitis and gave me albuterol tx. does bronchitis cause upper back pain like a burning pain?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 39 years experience
5.5k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Pain Management 20 years experience
Sometimes: Excessive coughing as with bronchitis can cause upper back pain, irritation of joints , even disc bulges. Complete med, monitor for increasing symptoms, and f/u.
5.5k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated May 1, 2019
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