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35 yo wife has pain below sternum this pain waxes and wanes over past few days?

35 yo wife has pain below sternum this pain waxes and wanes over past few days?

Below sternum pain: Pain below the sternum as described may be esophageal in nature, & possibly related to spasms of the esophagus muscle. Less likely but certainly concerning would be heart pain--this must be evaluated asap please. Once she is reassured her heart is fine, other considerations then include: esophageal inflammation, mediastinitis, lung & brochial problems, syndrome x, breast disease. Get it checked. ...Read more

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Pain below sternum after drinking?

Pain below sternum after drinking?

GERD: This type of discomfort typically represents an acid-peptic process such as ulcers or gastroesophageal reflux. As a part of evaluation and treatment, a trial of acid suppression such as with antacids or medicaitons such as prilosec. An evaluation by our physician can also determine if further evaluation is warranted, such as an upper endoscopy. ...Read more

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'what does it mean if I have pain below sternum and i''m burping?'

'what does it mean if I have pain below sternum and i''m burping?'

Gastritis: Most likely it seems you have gastric symptoms please see your doctor asap. ...Read more

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Pain below sternum. Hurts when I breathe?

Pain below sternum. Hurts when I breathe?

Seek help: With or without trauma, anything that hurts when you breathe is going to have adverse consequences ( you can't hold your breath until the problem resolves...). ...Read more

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What could cause pain below sternum and too the right? Not burning but deep ache, bloods and chest xray normal

What could cause pain below sternum and too the right? Not burning but deep ache, bloods and chest xray normal

Rib cage: If the discomfort is in the right upper abdomen, inflammation of the liver or gall bladder could be present. Also a rib cage strain or inflammation is possible. Is there a history of injury or strain? Is the rib cage tender? You need to reconsult your physician if symptoms persist. ...Read more

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How long does pain below sternum associated with chest wall pain last?

How long does pain below sternum associated with chest wall pain last?

Costochondritis: If you have chest wall inflammation (costochondritis) it can take up to 4 weeks. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatories can help this. It can be viral in nature and be called the tietze virus. See a physician to rule cardiac problems and get an ekg. ...Read more

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Hello. I'm a 36 year old male with history of anxiety and pvcs. Can't sleep. As soon as i doze off, i get sharp pain below sternum. What is this?

Hello. I'm a 36 year old male with history of anxiety and pvcs.  Can't sleep.  As soon as i doze off, i get sharp pain below sternum.  What is this?

Anxiety: See your primary care doctor first to rule out medical issues, especially with pain in your sternum. If you are cleared medically try using the free anti anxiety app for up to date information, exercises and videos to reduce anxiety. Best. ...Read more

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What can cause seizing up fingers and toes, pain below sternum(to left and right), no sex drive and respiratory issues?

What can cause seizing up fingers and toes, pain below sternum(to left and right), no sex drive and respiratory issues?

Nondiagnostic: These varied symptoms are nondiagnostic at this time. A physician is needed to take a thorough history and perform a complete physical examination in order to assess your symptoms. A after this assessment, your physician will order appropriate tests and,if necessary, refer you to the proper specialists. ...Read more

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