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Chest Pain Breathing
Several causes: Well at 17, I would say that anxiety could play a role. If chest pain was cardiac certainly you would have had known this from prior physical exams by doc. Now, breathing pain could be viral or perhaps inflammatory such as in pneumonitis. Ramdom attacks must mean they come and go and resolve without treatment. I would ask your doc to schedule full lung function testing with provocation. ...Read more
I do exercise chest stretching. Two days I have chest pain. Breathing difficulty. Small Panic attack occurs & numbness tingling on face...help indeed!!
Likely from exercise:
Of course of your chest pain occurs after the exercises, then it is mot likely related to the exercises. And on exams, the pain will most likely be reproduced. Breathing difficulty needs to be examined by a doctor to see if you oxygen level and other vitals are also abnormal or not.
It is only after careful exams can we decide what is going on with you. ...Read more
I have been suffering for half a year already with different kinds of health problems. Chest pain, breathing difficult, breastbone pain, blood in stool?
Multitude of symptom: I would suggest visiting with your primary care doctor or an emergency department asap. You have several symptoms that can be associated with significant disease/illness. Sounds like you could have several things going on. Best of luck. See your doctor soon. If chest pain is severe or new, you should be evaluated immediately to rule out a heart attack. ...Read more
31 m — dads brother died of lukemia at 21. Chance I have it? Been sick these past 6 months did CBC blood smear and all kinds of tests normal. Ruled out stomach and lung. Having constant chest pain breathing and headaches for 5 months. Test do I need?
Heme Onc: Sorry you are under so much stress. Depending on the type of leukemia and lymphoma there is not usually an inherited component but some risk factors can be inherited. I recommend a Hematology Consult for a careful physical exam and some imaging. Good luck to you. Read:https://www.cancer.org/cancer/acute-lymphocytic-leukemia/causes-risks-prevention/risk-factors.html ...Read more
Chest pain breathing problem croop cough shortness of breath. Went to doc&put me on prednisone&albuterol inhaler. Still feel same. What shld I do?
Call the doctor: You should call the doctor and let him or her know. ...Read more
Pain with breathing: Pain with breathing could be due to a variety of reasons, e.g. Muscle, bone, lining of the lungs (pleural), etc. Not all diagnoses are "worrisome" however you should first be evaluated to determine what the cause of your pain is before one can tell if it is serious or not. ...Read more
Chest pain: Unlikely to be anything serious.....Get a more detailed answer ›
My temp is 104f, I feel I'm getting worse/chest pain while breathing and I vomited 4 times during the day, what should I take?
Emergency room: Drink lots of fluids and proceed to emergency for evaluation and appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Multiple, serious: Seek medical attention immediately!Get a more detailed answer ›
My friend is experiencing fever from a month specially afternoon and in night, no appetite
chest pain often breathing problem what are possibilities?
Aspiration?: It is not entirely clear when the pain comes on (are you breathing in immediately after eating and then having pain, or just have pleuritic pain after eating a meal). In either case, it could be that you are inhaling either food directly into your lungs or getting gastric contents in your lungs. However, cough is the more common symptom of either.... Are you having a cough? ...Read more
Anything: 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
I have chest pain when breathing out. My chest hurts when I exhale or cough or laugh. Is this serious?
Sounds like: Possible pleuritic ... Recommend further evaluation.Get a more detailed answer ›
Chest pain when breathing. Whenever I breathe in or out I get chest pain. This happened before and stopped for a while and now it's happening again.
Chest pain: This kind of pain can be pleural or pericardial pain and should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more
It should not.: Go see ur dr and get checked for heart, lung and musculoskeletal conditions. Take care! http://www.m.webmd.com/pain-management/guide/whats-causing-my-chest-pain. http://www.m.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/understanding-pleurisy-basics. ...Read more
This symptom points : To many possibilities. It can reflect a lung issue (pleursy-irritation of linings), a GI issue like reflux induced heartburn, a ribcage issue (irritation of breastbone) or rarely a heart issue (pericarditis). If it bothers her enough to alter her daily activities it is worth a dr visit. ...Read more
Pleurisy: Chest pain which occurs when one takes a deep breath is called pleurisy. It is usually the result of irritation of the lining surrounding the lung (called the pleura). It can be caused by a virus, a bacterial infection, a blood clot in the lung or it can occur following surgery on the heart or lung (in which case it is due to the reaction to blood or tissue in the pleural space after surgery). ...Read more
Dysautonomia - MVP : You may have dysautonomia which is associated with mitral valve prolapse syndrome — neither are usually life threatening but both cause patients anxiety about their symptoms. Read dr. Richard hoffman's book on mvp on amazon. Com. Increase fluid intake, try magnesium supplements. ...Read more
I was diagnosed with anxiety 5 yrs ago for a bout a mth I have been having flutters again but no chest pain no breathing problems just flutters?
See your doctor : It's probably a recurrence of your anxiety. However, it is always best to rule out medical conditions such as SVT (supra ventricular tachycardia) or thyroid disease. Need to also check electrolytes esp. the potassium. Proper diagnosis requires appropriate treatment. Your doctor will need to see you to evaluate your symptoms. Anxiety can be treated after medical causes are ruled out. Best wishes! ...Read more
Check on chest pain: Chest pain is nothing to ignore! The potential origin of your symptoms includes: heart, lungs, mediastinum, esophagus, musculoskeletal, pericardium (sac around the heart), pleuritis, bronchiitis, or referred pain from a remote site. Your doctor will be concerned about accompanying fever, blood with coughing, vomiting, shortness or breath, difficulty reclining, tenderness. Get checked now please ...Read more
Have had chest pain and breathing issues dry cough and widespread pain have been to doctor and ER without improvements....
Chest pain : There are a myriads of possibilities. You should ask the doctor who you saw what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more