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I am experiencing chest pain or discomfort (side: left) .

I am experiencing  chest pain or discomfort (side: left) .

At your age, chest: discomfort is unlikely to be cardiac in nature. You have not been very descriptive so it is impossible to make a more focused suggestion. If it continues I would recommend making an appointment with a health care provider for evaluation. ...Read more

Dr. Richard Bensinger
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Oregano Antibodies (Definition)

Having serum ige to oregano can indicate the possibility of having anaphylactic spectrum reactions to foods spiced with oregano, however, there is a growing trend of testing for igg to foods. With specific examples such as heiner syndrome excluded, there are no known diseases associated with the presence of igg to foods (including oregano) and this could simply reflect that you eat ...Read more


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I am experiencing chest pain or discomfort (quality: feels sharp ) (side: left) (severity: mild) . What could it be? This started since this morning

I am experiencing  chest pain or discomfort (quality: feels sharp ) (side: left) (severity: mild) . What could it be? This started since this morning

Chest pain: Did you do something strenuous in the past few days? have you been coughing more because of asthma or a cold? does it change in nature with breathing or activity.
initial thought is musculo-skeletal. I would take (if not allergic) 1 Aleve ( naproxen). However if breathing becomes a problem or the pain worsens then GO to the emergency department for evaluation ...Read more

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Chest pain or discomfort (Tip)

All heart attacks present with severe chest pain radiating to the left neck and arm. Not so! ...See more

Dr. Joshua Batt Dr. Batt
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Managing Neck Pain (Checklist)

Use your pain medication as directed
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Avoid fast movements
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See your doctor if your neck pain hasn't improved in 1 week
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Can multiple cervical herniation cause chest pain or discomfort?

Can multiple cervical herniation cause chest pain or discomfort?

Unlikely: Best to work up chest pain as if you didnt know about the neck a c4 radiculitis can cause neck and shoulder and chest pain that would be disc herniation at c3-4. ...Read more

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My Son is experiencing chest pain or discomfort (quality: sensation of tearing pain) (worsened by: after exercise) (severity: mild) (side: right) .

My Son is experiencing  chest pain or discomfort (quality: sensation of tearing pain) (worsened by: after exercise) (severity: mild) (side: right) .

I would recommend: that he be seen/examined by his pediatrician. This could be muscular in nature, but also could be pulmonary (lungs) or even gastrointestinal, such as acid reflux. His doctor should be able to diagnose him and properly treat him, if treatment is necessary. ...Read more

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Chest pain or discomfort (Tip)

Myth: you are not having a heart attack unless you're having chest pain! ...See more

Dr. Matt Wachsman Dr. Wachsman
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Managing Back Pain (Checklist)

Lose weight
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Reduce stress by moving gracefully with tai chi, yoga, or dance
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Increase flexibility with gentle exercises and/or physical therapy
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Gradually increase muscle tone and strength to support your back
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I am experiencing chest pain or discomfort (severity: severe) (side: both) (quality: sensation of pressure or heaviness) (worsened by: after deep ...

See a doctor: Although heart disease at your age is rare but sometimes you may have congenital problem like anomalous origin of a coronary artery that will need evaluation so I advise you to see a doctor for evaluation and not to take any chances ...Read more

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Chest pain or discomfort (Tip)

They always cause chest pain: not true. Sometimes it's neck, jaw, arm or back pain - or no pain. ...See more

Dr. Robert Kent Dr. Kent
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Managing Pain from Cancer (Checklist)

Ask an oncologist to refer you to a cancer pain specialist
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Ask a pain specialist about both interventional and medication options
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If you have pancreatic cancer, ask about a celiac plexus block
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If you have neuropathy, request a trial of ketamine-based topical creams
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I am experiencing chest pain or discomfort (side: both) (worsened by: bending forward, after deep breaths) (severity: mild) (quality: sensation of...

I am experiencing  chest pain or discomfort (side: both) (worsened by: bending forward, after deep breaths) (severity: mild) (quality: sensation of...

Unlikely angina: Given your youthfulness ur pretest probability of heart artery blockages is low. Having said that lifestyle choices can change that probability. Your symptoms specifically are not consistent with heart artery blockages. Consider musculoskeletal pain, rib pain or pericarditis for instance. If symptoms change, see a doctor ...Read more

Dr. Harold Peltan Dr. Peltan
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Chest pain or discomfort (Tip)

Oxygen and rest can sometimes relieve angina and chest pain. ...See more

Dr. Robert Kent Dr. Kent
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Living with Ongoing Pain (Checklist)

Go to a physician who is trained to treat chronic pain
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Continue to look for more therapies that might be right for you
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Make sure to keep moving, as pain will only get worse
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Consider counseling for coping strategies
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I am experiencing chest pain or discomfort (quality: sensation of tearing pain) (better by: rest) (side: left) (severity: moderate) (time frame: s...

I am experiencing  chest pain or discomfort (quality: sensation of tearing pain) (better by: rest) (side: left) (severity: moderate) (time frame: s...

Chest pain: Chest pain can be due to many things: any recent lifting? Fevers? Pain when you breath in? We can help. Send answers. Consult with us to help solve this issue. Otherwise go to ER to be sure all is ok with heart. ...Read more

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I am experiencing chest pain or discomfort (side: both) (quality: stinging or burning sensation) (severity: moderate) .

I am experiencing  chest pain or discomfort (side: both) (quality: stinging or burning sensation) (severity: moderate) .

Chest pain: I would have this checked out by your PMD. In the mean time try some mallox or mylanta to see if it helps. You chest pain could be due to heartburn and reflux. If it helps great.'if the chest pain gets worse to the the ER at the nearest hospital. Good luck and feel better! ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler Dr. Fowler
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Chest pain or discomfort (Tip)

Acute chest pain - denial can be deadly. Call 911. ...See more

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I am experiencing chest pain or discomfort (feels sharp or stabbing) (worsened by: sudden movements, laying down, sitting up) What could be the cause!

I am experiencing chest pain or discomfort (feels sharp or stabbing) (worsened by: sudden movements, laying down, sitting up) What could be the cause!

Since: movement seems to aggravate it COSTOCHONDRITIS an inflammation of the tiny cartilages which allow the chest to expand (they are located between the sternum(breastbone) and your ribs...is a possible Diagnosis! You need a "hands on" exam with your PCP as soon as practicable to make an accurate diagnosis not a "guess" Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more

Dr. John Michalski
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Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery (Definition)

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Oral Ulceration (Definition)

Oral ulcerations appear as necrotic or eroded areas on the oral mucosa, including the tongue. Most such lesions are idiopathic (aphthous) or of viral etiology (e.g., herpes simplex virus [hsv]; rarely herpes zoster [vzv]). Oral ulcerations may be caused by fungal, parasitic, or bacteriologic pathogens; malignancy; ...Read more