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A 39-year-old male asked:

The last 3 days, i have been having mid back pain that gets worse when taking deep breaths, coughing, or sitting relaxed. chest pains too.

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Dr. Ki-Hon Lin
Orthopedic Surgery 25 years experience
Nonspecific: Your complaint is unfortunately rather nonspecific and could be due to any number of things, such as chest pathology (i.e. Lungs, hear, great vessels), soft tissue inflammation (myofasciitis), spine (disc degeneration, pinched nerve, etc). If the pain has been present for a long time or is not getting any better you should see a physician.

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Last updated May 18, 2013

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