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What could cause pain in my chest?

What could cause pain in my chest?

Uncertain: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more

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What could cause pain in the chest?

What could cause pain in the chest?

Many things: From heart related issues to lung, gastrointestinal and musculoskeletal. See your doctor for an exam ...Read more

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What cause's you chest to be whesie?

What cause's you chest to be whesie?

Wheezing: Wheezing means constriction of your air pathways in your lung. Constriction comes from inflammation in those areas. What causes that inflammation can vary. Asthma?Copd? Infection? Its potentially a long list of causes. ...Read more

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My chest been hurting what causes it ?

My chest been hurting what causes it ?

Could be...: If you are young and having pain for more than a couple of days, without relation to physical activities, shortness of breath etc...Your symptoms could be simply from inflammation in the joints between breastbone and ribs (costochndritis). If you sit perfect still and don't have pain and when you move or breathe then have pain, it could be your chest wall/muscle spasm.. Check with your doc.. ...Read more

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What causes pain in the center of chest?

What causes pain in the center of chest?

Many possible causes: Costochondritis is one possible cause of pain in the chest. It can cause sharp pain in the cartilage which connects the ribs to the breast bone. This is done to inflammation. However, there are many possible causes of chest pain. ...Read more

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What causes pain in the middle of chest?

What causes pain in the middle of chest?

Middle?: Top to bottom or front to back makes all worry about angina, but it can be a variety of GI issues (reflux, esophagitis, esophageal cancer), bony/arthritic (costochondritis). It usually warrants an ekg and blood tests, and possibly more extensive investigation. ...Read more

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What could cause a weird pain in the chest?

What could cause a weird pain in the chest?

Variety: Any organ in the chest could lead to pain from the heart, lungs, esophagus, aorta, etc. ...Read more

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What causes pain in the center of the chest?

Depends: One possible cause could be costochrondritis - inflammation of the cartilage that attaches the ribs to the breast bone. Especially if the pain increases with movement. There are however, many possible causes of pain. Get care asap for acute chest pain or tightness with nausea, radiations into arm, shortness of breath, weakness. ...Read more

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What cause chest pain?

What cause chest pain?

Many: There are many things that can cause chest pain, but usually it is acid reflux, arthritis of the ribs, anxiety, & much less commonly hardening of the arteries or inflammation of the heart coverings = pericarditis, tumors, splitting apart of the main outflow blood vessel of the heart = aortic dissection. Get checked out by your primary care doctor or a cardiologist. Hrs, md www.Thepmc.Org. ...Read more

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What causes chest pain?

What causes chest pain?

Lots of things,: Chest pain causes could range from minor things such as strained muscles or heartburn to serious ones like a heart attack or a pulmonary embolism. It should be checked out by a physician. ...Read more

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What causes chest pains?

What causes chest pains?

Chest pain: There are many causes of chest pain, the heart is but one, intestinal gas and thoracic musculoskeletal pains are very common, anxiety and panic attacks likewise are frequent causes. You should always ask the doctors who see you what they think is the problem you came for and what to do about it. ...Read more

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What causes chest pains?

What causes chest pains?

Chest pain: There are many causes of chest pain, the heart is but one, intestinal gas and thoracic musculoskeletal pains are very common, anxiety and panic attacks likewise are frequent causes. You should always ask the doctors who see you what they think is the problem you came for and what to do about it. ...Read more

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What can cause chest pain?

What can cause chest pain?

Many things: Could be a problem with skin, nerves, muscle, shoulder, lung, heart, or stomach. See your doctor for a more thorough history, physical exam and further evaluation. ...Read more

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What causes my chest pain?

What causes my chest pain?

Multiple: Chest pain can be a symptom of heart disease but may be may other things such as esophageal spasms, great vessel disease, respiratory disorders (asthma, COPD, bronchitis, infections), and muscle problems to name a few. It really depends on the clinical situation and other symptoms you may be having. ...Read more

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What causes flem inthe chest?

What causes flem inthe chest?

Find a cause: Phlegm is just mucus. It can come from infection, inflammation, irritation in the lung or from dripping that only seems to come from the chest. Best to get to your own doctor so that s/he can talk with you about whether any additional investigation, testing or referrals are needed to get to the bottom of the question. ...Read more

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What's flail chest caused by?

What's flail chest caused by?

Trauma: Flail chest is caused by trauma to the chest, typically blunt force injury. The ribs are broken with this injury creating a situation in which it can be quite painful to breathe. Underlying injuries to the lungs and heart and structures in the chest may be associated with this and can help determine the managent strategy required. ...Read more

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What could cause chest pains?

Many things!: The most worrisome cause of chest pain is, of course, heart problems, but the esophagus is a common source of chest pain, and some chest pains can originate from the lung or the pleura (tissue around the lungs) or the chest wall - muscle, ribs, breast bone. Nerve irritation can also be a culprit. ...Read more

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Will slouching cause chest pain?

Will slouching cause chest pain?

CP: Chest pain can be due to- heart attacks, aneurysm, pericarditis, pleurisy, pneumonia, acid reflux, 'gas', esophagitis, pulmonary embolism, gall bladder disease, costochondritis, rib fractures, cancers etc. Get evaluated. ...Read more

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Chest pain, what are the causes?

Chest pain, what are the causes?

Chest pain: Chest pain can be anything from a strained muscle to a problem with your lungs or your heart. If the pain is only mild or was brief and has completely gone then it is probably safe to see your GP. Call an ambulance if you have - breathlessness - nausea - sweating - severe pain - a history of heart disease, diabetes, obesity, high blood pressure or cholesterol, smoking ...Read more

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