Top
20
Doctor insights on: Chest Pain Or Discomfort

Share
1

1
Left shoulder pain with chest discomfort?

Left shoulder pain with chest discomfort?

See below: There are several joints and intervertebral discs in the neck. These can wear out over time leading to pain. Degeneration of the joints or discs can cause neck pain, headaches, and shoulder pain. You can also get neck pain from a muscle strain. In some cases neck and shoulder pain could be related to your heart so be sure to see you physician. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
Dr. Gutti Rao
3,199 doctors shared insights

Chest Pain (Definition)

The chest resides between the neck & abdomen. Chest pain refers to ...Read more


2

2
Having left shoulder pain with mild chest discomfort?

Having left shoulder pain with mild chest discomfort?

See doctor now: See a doctor. It may be nothing or it may be a heart problem - do not delay. A man your age may be at high risk for the onset of heart disease. ...Read more

Dr. Alan Ali Dr. Ali
<b>1</b> other doctor agreed
3

3
Chest pain or discomfort (Tip)

Live with the pain instead of for the pain. ...See more

Dr. Jeffrey Bassman Dr. Bassman
<b>1</b> doctor agreed:
4

4
Managing Knee Pain (Checklist)

Try to determine the cause
Once
If swollen, ice the knee with a bag of ice, frozen peas, etc.
once
See a doctor
Once
Consider seeing a physical therapist
Once
6

6
Back pain chest area and often heartburn?

Back pain chest area and often heartburn?

Visit a GI doctor: Once heart burn issues addressed, you should feel better. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Joshua Batt Dr. Batt
<b>3</b> doctors agreed:
8

8
Managing Neck Pain (Checklist)

Use your pain medication as directed
once
Avoid fast movements
Once
See your doctor if your neck pain hasn't improved in 1 week
once
9

9
Can chest wall pain feel like burning or squeezing sensation?

Cheat pain: Absolutely, although pain related to a direct injury usually does not present in this fashion. However, heart attacks can result in chest pain, pressure/squeezing and burning sensation. While unlikely in a patient of your age, you should see your doctor. "Chest pain" can come from many things, including reflux of acid from the stomach to the throat. Medical examination will be important. ...Read more

10

10
Chest heaviness and left shoulder blade pain or discomfort when I lie down?

Not normal: If your symptoms are this intense, you need to see your doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more

Dr. Robert Kent Dr. Kent
<b>2</b> doctors agreed:
12

12
Managing Pain from Cancer (Checklist)

Ask an oncologist to refer you to a cancer pain specialist
Once
Ask a pain specialist about both interventional and medication options
Once
If you have pancreatic cancer, ask about a celiac plexus block
Once
If you have neuropathy, request a trial of ketamine-based topical creams
Once
13

13
Can back misalignment cause chest discomfort... Pain across ribs and such?

Can back misalignment cause chest discomfort... Pain across ribs and such?

Unclear: Not clear what you mean by back misalignment. Trauma to the back can include pain in the ribs. Bad posture and crouched forward positioning can cause poor alignment of the back, and that can also cause discomfort in the chest. ...Read more

14

14
Can costochondritis cause upper back pain along with the chest pain?

Can costochondritis cause upper back pain along with the chest pain?

chest not upper back: It is an inflammation of the joint where the rib joins with the cartilage which in turn attaches 2 ur sternum. This is usually located along the chest ; does not usually cause back pain in the upper back. ...Read more

Dr. Kenneth Grossman Dr. Grossman
<b>1</b> other doctor agreed
15

15
Chest pain or discomfort (Tip)

Turmeric is great for joint pain! ...See more

Dr. Craig Wiener Dr. Wiener
<b>2</b> doctors agreed:
16

16
Managing Chronic Pelvic Pain (Checklist)

See your doctor for an evaluation
once
Have a pelvic exam
once
Have an ultrasound
once
17

17
Can anxiety cause abdominal pain, pressure or discomfort?

Can anxiety cause abdominal pain, pressure or discomfort?

Anxiety: A common question anxiety can exacerbate underlying issues, such as acid secretion or irritable bowel disease, which in turn makes the symptoms worse so yes. ...Read more

18

18
Chest pain left pinky left arm pain occasionally hemp upper abdominal pain often breathless occasional dizziness.

Chest pain left pinky left arm pain occasionally hemp upper abdominal pain often breathless occasional dizziness.

Go see a doctor: You're a young person and I am concerned about your statement 'often breathless occasional dizziness.' Presumably you're not taking any medications - you can have side effects from these, from over the counter meds, from illicit drugs. Go see a doctor. No one can give you a definitive answer online. ...Read more

19

19
Chest pain or discomfort (Tip)

Desensitization is a great way to lessen incisional pain. ...See more

Dr. Matt Wachsman Dr. Wachsman
<b>2</b> doctors agreed:
20

20
Managing Back Pain (Checklist)

Lose weight
Daily
Reduce stress by moving gracefully with tai chi, yoga, or dance
Once
Increase flexibility with gentle exercises and/or physical therapy
Once
Gradually increase muscle tone and strength to support your back
Daily