A 61-year-old female asked:
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sharp pain in upper right chest started yesterday accompanied by numbness/tingling in upper right back. possible cause(s)?

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Dr. Mousumi Kundu
24 years experience Family Medicine
Chest symptoms: I would suggest following up with urgent care or regular PCP soon as you need your heart and lungs to be checked numbness and tingling in the upper extremity could be from heart disease , nerve pinching etc .
Answered on Nov 6, 2015

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