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A 33-year-old female asked:

17 years of age. chest feels like my chest is bruised, didn't do anything to inflict this. didn't notice it until i touched my chest.

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Dr. Louis Cooper
Pediatrics 49 years experience
Coughing?: Sometimes exercises may be responsible or stretching. If you are able to take Motrin you may follow dosing on the label and always take with meal or snack. Be sure you are not allergic.

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A 33-year-old female asked:

17 years of age. Chest feels like it's bruised and a little swollen, never did anything to cause this. Never noticed until I touched my chest.

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 62 years experience
Chest: You may have a condition called costochondritis which should be helped by taking an anti-inflammatory and it is also self-limiting
Last updated Apr 2, 2017

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