A 34-year-old female asked:
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did ab workout 2 days ago.dull ache top ribs under breast and sternum.ache increases to touch.heart related or pulled muscles?

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Dr. Neal Kraus
10 years experience Hospital-based practice
Likely or possible?: It is likely musculoskeletal (given brief history provided), but your symptoms are fairly nonspecific and could run the gamut from benign to life-threatening. For it to be your heart, given your age (and without other risk factor availability), i would think it is unlikely this is your heart; however, i would followup with your physician to provide a more in-depth discussion.
Answered on Nov 14, 2018
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