Doctor insights on:
Chest And Throat Pain When Coughing
I suddenly started having horrible burning upper mid chest and throat pain when I cough. No cold prior. Is this bronchitis?
Bronchitis: It may be, particularly if you are coughing and having difficult breathing. The best thing that you could do to resolve this question is to go immediately to a doctor and have yourself evaluated. Never ever fool with chest pain. It may be cardiac or other severe illness. Go now, do not wait. Er if necessary. ...Read more
The cough reflex is a protective mechanism that uses muscles in your throat and chest to expel mucous and saliva that may contain pathogens that would otherwise possibly be inhaled via aerosol or to expel pathogens infecting the throat and respiratory system. Cough benefits the host by reducing load and benefits the pathogen which may then spread via aerosol. ...Read more
Yesterday had sore throat. Today, tightness in chest & throat, difficulty & pain when swallowing & breathing, & cough w/ no mucous. Getting worse. = (
I have a mild sore throat chest and neck pain when coughing drainage clearing throat tender chest shallow breathing. Diagnosis?
Severe sore throat, pain in my chest when I cough, vomiting, and nasal congestion. What's wrong with me? (white bumps on inside of throat)
Viral infection: Sounds like viral upper respiratory infection which can result in bronchitis, nasal congestion, and sore throat. Sometimes vomiting and diarrhea can also occur. The bumps are reflections of reaction to infection in back of throat. Sometimes get superimposed bacterial infection. You can always consult physician for examination to make sure of correct diagnosis. ...Read more
99F, migraine, stuffy nose, barking cough, ear pain, throat pain (feels tight), mild chest pain. Low appetite. Trouble sleeping. How to relief?
I have had a cough for over a week. No sore throat it feels like it is coming from my chest....worse after I eat...so bad I feel as I may be sick?
I have had a lump on the right side of the back of my throat & sore throat feeling for over a month. Cough hurts my chest.
Go get checked: The lump is probably your tonsil, but it could be something else. Your doc can probably tell with a look of that's the problem. ...Read more
Sore throat, itchy feeling in the chest can see flem at the back of my throat, and cough is painful when I feel I need too?
My right side chest hurts when I cough not really bad but mild pain it feels like I have sore throat coming as it feels raspy is it normal or somethin?
Sore throat: Sounds like you may be coming down with a cold. Rest and fluids - and hopefully your symptoms resolve. If not please see your doctor. ...Read more
Sore throat doesn't hurt when I eat or drink it helps but it burning and now I've got a cough and it hurts my chest too cough?
Had stuffy head and congested chest for a week or so. Cough with it. Some pain in chest. Now have extremely sore throat. Time to be seen?
Sick: If you have been sick over a week you ought to see a doc. ...Read more
I have very bad watery diarrhoea and an extremely sore throat. I have been getting back and chest pains along with a cough also. What could this be??
Flu?: Sounds like you may have the flu or an intestinal infection. Make sure you stay hydrated. If you can't, you will need to go to the hospital. Hope this helps! ...Read more
Don't know: Can't make that determination without an assessment. This may or may not be related to bacterial infection. ...Read more
I have sore throat and coughing sneezing etc woke today with itchy feeling in the chest and cough that hurts?
Time to see: Your doctor, meanwhile, rest fluids, salt water gargles and pain killers, good luck ...Read more
Started as a sore throat that hurts when I breathe in and has now moved down into my chest and feels very painful when I cough, what is it?
I had a bad cough and sore throat Sunday I had surgery 11/10/14 in now the cough is worse throat is worse chest hurting upper back is hurting?
Talk to your doctor: With recent surgery history now having cough, it should be wise to come see your doctor again. We don't know your medical history especially history of your recent surgery so we cannot give you good advice. Talk to your doctor who know more about you and what risks if any from your recent illness that might relate to your current cough and sore throat. ...Read more
Had sore throat for 2 days now I have cough for 2 days that hurts my chest. Could this be pneumonia? I don't know if its a cold or what. No fever.
What to do if I have a really sore throat and a terribly chesty cough, an aching back and it hurts for me to cough, is this just a chest infection?
CXR: You have to see your doctor to have chest x ray to r/o peumonia ...Read more
I have a really sore throat for a week recently when I cough or breath heavily my chest starts to hurt what could this be and should I see a doctor?
Flu?: Especially at this time of year symptoms of an upper respiratory infection, including sore throat, cough, fever (you didn't say) are likely to be due to influenza. If your chest hurts you may have developed pneumonia, so see a physician promptly. Other viral infections can do this, for example mononucleosis, so it doesn't have to be influenza. ...Read more
For 5 days I have had a bad cough that hurts my throat so I have had a sore throat some headaches & when I'm on my side and I breath my chest hurts?
Chest pain: Time to go see the doc and see what is going on. ...Read more
Is it normal to have an increased cough if I recently quit smoking? I would think it should be the opposite. Also have chest irritation and sore throat
Yes its normal: All the symptoms you're describing can happen after you stop smoking. You might also have gotten a viral infection. Best thing is to 'stay on the wagon' don't start smoking again, and see how you do after another few weeks. If it persists, or if you develop fever, go get checked out. ...Read more
Have had a sore throat for 4 days and a chest cough the last 3days! I hav drunk heaps of iced water as it sort of soothes the throat! What should I do?
Sore throat everyone I cough it hurts my chest. Head hurts. And I keep getting sharp pains in my body. Losing my voice.
Feeling sick: It sounds like you are sounding pretty miserable. You are most likely suffering from a viral or bacterial upper respiratory tract infection. Its best to be seen in person so you can be treated appropriately. ...Read more
I started with a sore throat and voice loss now I have a chesty cough and rashes on my chest and back what could it be?
Viral illness: Most likely a viral throat and larynx infection that is causing cough either by vocal cord irritation or progressing to trachea or lungs. Hydrate, use humidifier, rest voice, use honey and dextromethorphin to suppress cough if it is nonproductive. Laryngitis is rarely bacterial. Rash is also probably a viral exanthem. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor online
- Sharp pain in chest when coughing
- Chest pain when coughing or sneezing
- Pain in middle of chest when coughing
- Coughing and pain in chest when breathing
- Sharp pain in throat when coughing
- Pain in right side of chest when coughing
- Burning pain in chest when i cough with a cold
- Prickly chest pain when i cough
- Pain in chest when coughing or sneezing