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Bruised Chest Area
During jogging, i can feel right chest area start to tighten and slight internal pain but no visible bruise can be seen. Can also be felt by pressing?
I have a sore chest inbetween my breasts and feels tender to touch. Feels like its bruised. Pain intensifies when I press on the area?
First of all: STOP PRESSING on it!! You may have inflammation of the small cartilages which allow your chest to be FLEXIBLE (to allow you to BREATH IN AIR!) This is a common problem. Apply ICE Packs and try WARM packs and ALTERNATE (see which helps more!) Take IBUPOROFEN 400 mgm every 6 hours and if the pain continues after a few days of above ...see your PCP (Primary Care Provider) for possible xrays Z ...Read more
Woke up Having pain middle chest bone area 2days now hurts like a sharp,bruise,heavy kinda feeling. When I take Deep breath feels heavy.
I am 65 and three days ago i fell forward landing directly on my chest The right side. I am still very sore in my upper chest that goes thru to my back in the same right area. I thought it may either be a fractured sternum or a very badly bruised sternu
Yes: yes these are all possibilities. Person who falls and has an injury like this should have an in person evaluation by physician ...Read more