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Dr. Madhu Kandarpa
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Creatinine (Definition)

Creatinine is a byproduct of creatine phosphate, which is present in muscles. Creatinine levels increase if the ...Read more


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What causes chest pain? Hyperthyroidism or hypothyroidism? I want to increase my methimazole dose but im afraid my chest pain might get worse?

Hyperthyroid: Both can cause it although hyperthyroid is much more likely to cause chest pain. Don't change your medication without discussing with your doctor first. ...Read more

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I've been having bloody phlegm and chest pain for a month. What could be the cause?

I've been having bloody phlegm and chest pain for a month. What could be the cause?

Pneumonia: This could certainly be a bad infection....You need to be seen asap by doctor. If x-rays don't show anything and the bloody phlegm continues, I recommend a ct. ...Read more

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Can sleeping with a cold, breeze coming in overnight cause chest pain when I wake, up?

Can sleeping with a cold, breeze coming in overnight cause chest pain when I wake, up?

? Asthma: If you have Asthma then chest tightness with other accompanying symptoms like wheezing and coughing can be experienced. If you have chest pain on the left side and persists for more than a few minutes get medical help right away. ...Read more

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Can sertaline cause chest pain? Been on 25mg for 5 days and had awful chest pain since like I can't breath

Can sertaline cause chest pain? Been on 25mg for 5 days and had awful chest pain since like I can't breath

YES: CHEST PAIN CAN OCCUR IN A SMALL PERCENTAGE OF PATIENTS. YOU SHOULD SPEAK TO THE DOCTOR WHO PRESCRIBED IT AND SEE ABOUT STOPPING THIS MEDICATION AND SEEING IF THE CHEST PAIN GOES AWAY. ...Read more

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Once the pulse increase and when im under stress then I have chest pain, olease advise what should I do? Thanks

See Dr: It "might" be anxiety, but there are too many other, more serious conditions it also could be. You need a good history, exam & testing to identify source--or more importantly, what is not causing it (like your heart). See your dr soon. ...Read more

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Male and have a bone in my chest that sticks out a little. Sometimes I get chest pain from it. Can this cause damage?

Location and duratio: Where is it located at? How long was it there? Are we referring to the rib bones or the one in the center (sternum)? Is there additional growth or is the whole bone is puckering? I am not clear with the description and difficult to make remark. However, some harmless changes are common and should not be of any concern. I suggest your doc have a look and will settle the issue for you. ...Read more

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I need an advice cause iam always feeling restless, chest pain, and shortness in breath. What are these symptoms indicate?

I need an advice cause iam always feeling restless, chest pain, and shortness in breath. What are these symptoms indicate?

Anything: Your symptoms could be anything - from panic attacks to life-threatening pulmonary emboli (blood clots in the lungs). (and many other possibilities). You need a full evaluation. I'm afraid your issues are beyond the scope of a 400 character answer. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of my sudden chest pain? I am just lying down. Something like a tightened rubberband pressure in center

Depends: Could still be heart. Could be heartburn (esophagus with reflux). Could be lungs and pulmonary embolus. Could be muscle spasms. If persists or worsens, see md or call 911. .. ...Read more

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After taking a long bike ride yesterday, I had dull achy chest pain and back pain and its not going away. What are possible causes?

Muscles: If the pain has been constant then more than likely you are having muscle aches. Poor positioning on the bike can cause this, this is amplified by long rides. Also not being in shape enough to complete the long ride without feeling beat could also be a part.
If the pain has been coming and going away completely, and gets worse with activity then see a doctor today. ...Read more

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I have chest pain/discomfort when sitting. I have poor posture and pain goes away when sitting straight or standing up. What causes?

I have chest pain/discomfort when sitting. I have poor posture and pain goes away when sitting straight or standing up. What causes?

Musculoskeletal: Position dependent chest pain indicates a problem with rib, breastbone, or muscle, likely caused by mechanical stress of poor posture. Consider asking your doctor for posture-enhancing exercises. ...Read more

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I have had a cold for a little over a week now. I have been coughing and I have been having slight chest pain. What could this be caused from?

Musculoskeletal...: The chest discomfort is likely musculoskeletal from the coughing. It could be muscle strain, cartilage inflammation and even rib fracture. The cough may be due to bronchospasm, especially if the cough increases as the cold symptoms are improving. See your doctor for diagnosis and treatment. If the chest pain is constant, go to the er to r/o cardiac pain. ...Read more

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Costochondritis. Sitting in certain position when I have to move I have to very slow from the chest pain will it cause whole rib areas hurt?

Costochondritis. Sitting in certain position when I have to move I have to very slow from the chest pain will it cause whole rib areas hurt?

Possible: Costochondritis usually heart the ribs towards the sternum but sometime can cause pain towards the sides too. It usually hearts with movement and taking deep breaths. Please see a doctor. ...Read more

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Am getting back and chest pain if I take deep breathe the pain gets increased and if I massage at my back the pain gets reduced. Please advise?

Am getting back and chest pain if I take deep breathe the pain gets increased and if I massage at my back the pain gets reduced. Please advise?

It's muscle strain: If you are able to relieve the discomfort with massage of the area that hurts, then the problem is located in the muscles, tendons or other soft tissues and not in the heart or lungs. It may be uncomfortable but is not dangerous. Try to determine if there is an activity or a position that is making it worse. It can be as simple as changing the position or height of your keyboard. ...Read more

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I get very stressed I get l side chest pain, can last between hours -1/2 days.? Muscular? Is this a cause for concern? 23, ex smoker, moderately fit

Concern: Should be more on how to control your emotion to a level not to cause your chest pain. If you are moderately fit it means you do work out and if you have no CP at that time, it is unlikely you have angina. The length of time of your pain, 1/2 day, means if you have angina you would have had an mi. Your risks seem to be low esp being a young female. Try to live a less stressful life. ...Read more

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What could be causes of left sided chest pain in a healthy 21 year old? Nervous about it, this is the 2nd night I've had discomfort like this. Ideas?

See a doctor.: Left sided chest pain in the young adult is generally not caused by a heart attack. Some other kind of heart or lung problem or even a problem with the lining of the lungs can cause this. Chest wall or chest muscle problem can also cause chest pain. The best way to find it out is to go see a primary doctor. He might get a chest x ray or even perform more tests to find out and treat it. ...Read more

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I have Costochondritis and it's been acting up lately more then ever before. .. I am also a heavy weed smoker. .. Does the weed cause my chest pain?

Weed / costochondrit: Is it costochondritis and not asthma? Costo you press and feel pain asthma you fell short of breath. Any inhalant can irritate the lung and if you have asthma can exacerbate it. Also there may be impurities since it is not FDA controlled, that are irritating the lung. Try a few days off, also get evaluated for asthma. F/u w/ doc

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How should I treat chest pain caused by depression?

Treatment options: It's important first to be medically evaluated to make sure the pain is just depression related. If it is, then you should be evaluated by a mental health professional to determine the right treament for you. Non-medicine treatment includes therapy, journaling, exercise, vitamins and herbal supplements. For severe depression medication and therapy work best. ...Read more

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What are the cause of chest pain in center of chest and what do I do for it?

What are the cause of chest pain in center of chest and what do I do for it?

Quite a few causes: Chestwall itself, esophagus/stomache, lungs, heart, pancreas, and even liver problems can cause chest pain. In the young, more likely chestwall itself or reflux is causing pain. As we get older heart disease becomes more common cause of concern. Since u gave only limitted info, it is diiffult to tell what you have. Please repost a more specific question or consult your doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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What to do if I have recenly developed chest pain and what like to know the cause?

See your doctor ASAP: The evaluation of chest pain requires a thorough history and physical exam, review of laboratory data and discussion of many possible contributing factors. At 49, cardiac etiology must be carefully ruled out. They will want to know your family history; any recent physical trauma or strain; your lipid profile; your sources of stress, a physical exam and possibly a "stress test" done on you; md/do! ...Read more

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I've had chest pain for the past 3 weeks in the left side of my chest. What could be the cause?

I've had chest pain for the past 3 weeks in the left side of my chest. What could be the cause?

Chest pain: Your chest symptom does not sound like a cardiac related pain. There are many possibilities but musculoskeletal pain is the most likely from your description. ...Read more

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I have a stinging chest pain, what causes the pain?

I have a stinging chest pain, what causes the pain?

See a doctor now: Chest pain needs to be taken seriously. Even atypical sided chest pain can mean a blocked blood vessel in your heart and can have serious consequences. Other possible causes are Reflux, inflammation of the food pipe (oesophagitis), chest infection, a clot in your lung and so on. You need to see your doctor immediately ...Read more

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What causes sudden onset of sharp chest pain when I bend over?

Persistent?: This pain might be related to a hiatal hernia, or just an irritated muscle or rib/cartilage structure in the chest wall. If it persists, see your health care provider. ...Read more

Dr. Gutti Rao
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Chest Pain (Definition)

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