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A 22-year-old female asked:

I have been having pain in my left side when i take a deep breath that continues all the way up to my shoulder. pain is better laying on right side ?

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Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 56 years experience
May be very serious: This can be serious. It could be anything from your spleen, to your lungs, to blood clots or just a pulled muscle. It is best to see your physician soon
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