United Kingdom (Great Britain)
A 35-year-old female asked:
I've had a tickly cough for 2wks and a couple of days ago my left chest has devolped a sharp pain when i breathe deeply or cough. what can i do?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Sue Ferrantianswered
Internal Medicine 31 years experience
Musculoskeletal...: Your pain is likely musculoskeletal and it should resolve once the cough stops. Possible etiologies of your cough include bronchospasm from any cause, gerd, post-nasal drip or a combination of factors. These all have different treatments so see your doctor for diagnosis and treatment, especially if the cough is worsening.
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