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A 21-year-old female asked:

i'm having shock pains kind of like piercing pains on the left side of my chest what should i do about this situation its been going on for 3days?

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Dr. Sutira Scheef
Internal Medicine 7 years experience
Possible muscle pain: It is possible you are having muscle pain/spasms or having tight muscles that are irritating your nerves. Advise neck/chest/shoulder stretches, try heat for spasms and cold to decrease swelling. Advise inbox consultation to assess and make recommendations. Development of symptoms like weakness, numbness, tingling, vision change or worsening then advised to seek urgent evaluated your PMD.

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Last updated Feb 17, 2016

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