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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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
Gastritis: Most likely it seems you have gastric symptoms please see your doctor asap. ...Read more
I'm experiencing pain below sternum...on palpation the liver nor the spleen feel enlarged but it is very painful when pressure is applied. I have had ?
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
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?
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