A 18-year-old female asked:
i am experiencing chest pain or discomfort (quality: feels sharp or stabbing, sensation of pressure or heaviness) (worsened by: after sudden movements, bending forward, applying pressure on the chest, after deep breaths) (time frame: gradual) (side: left
1 doctor answer
Dr. Sudeshan Govender answered
Specializes in Family Medicine
Left chest pain: Left chest pain always requires appraisal by your practitioner. Auscultation and ECG is required to exclude cardiac and pulmonary pathology. If normal likely to be musculoskeletal in nature.
Answered on Jan 5, 2019
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