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A 47-year-old female asked:

Severe pain comes and goes .been going on a month now gettung worse pain coming from bottom of my sternum and feel lot of pressure nothing is helping.

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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 29 years experience
Be seen: Substernal pain associated with the feeling of pressure should be urgently evaluated to make sure it is not if cardiac orgin. I would recommend you be seen and thoroughly evaluated.
Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 45 years experience
Could be: anything from gallstones to angina. You need to see a doctor asap for accurate diagnosis and proper treatment.

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Last updated Apr 22, 2016

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