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A 17-year-old female asked:

Almost everyday i get sharp stabbing pains in my chest, & up/down sides of torso and back. theyre either shocks or get worse w/ breath. help?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
Sounds muscular : pain, physical inactivity or wrong posturing / stretching can be the cause, unlikely your heart or lungs, painkillers as NSAIDS, unless contraindicated, can help, if no improvement see your doctor, wish you well

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