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What to do if I have severe chest pain when i cough?

What to do if I have severe chest pain when i cough?

Coughing chest pain: Such pain is usually due to irritation of the linings of the lung and inner chest wall known as pleura. When one or the other is inflamed (pleuritis) one experiences pain on movement of the chest wall which is abrupt and explosive when one coghs. Pleuritis can occur by itself (viral) or due to inflammation in the lung which has extended out to the surface of the lung among other causes. See doc. ...Read more

Dr. Sue Ferranti
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Cough (Definition)

Coughing is an important way to keep your throat and airways clear. However, excessive coughing may mean you have an underlying disease or disorder. Some coughs are dry, while others are considered productive. A productive cough is one ...Read more


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Sharp stabbing chest pain when i cough after having bronchitis- what causes this? it feels like a knife

Sharp stabbing chest pain when i cough after having bronchitis- what causes this? it feels like a knife

Inflammation: The tissues lining the bronchi (tubes leading from the trachea into the lung in smaller and smaller radicals) are grossly inflamed by the infection, or if caused by toxic materials by them, and pain is one of the cardinal signs of inflammation. When you cough you place pressure on inflamed tissues and therefore ......................... OK? ...Read more

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Severe chest pain when i cough or sneeze, what's wrong?

Severe chest pain when i cough or sneeze, what's wrong?

chest pain: Multiple possibilities from intercostal muscle pain, through diaphragmatic pain to pleural inflammation and other causes. Get checked out by your dr. To see what's up. ...Read more

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I've had left side chest pain, hurts when i laugh, cough and i burp alot?

I've had left side chest pain, hurts when i laugh, cough and i burp alot?

Left sided chest pai: I do not know how old you are. Generally if the pain increases on coughing and laughing it may be costochondritis, however you should see your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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I've had left side chest pain, hurts when i laugh, cough and i burp alot ?

I've had left side chest pain, hurts when i laugh, cough and i burp alot

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Symptoms: you may be an air swallower and chronically distended. Not enough information here to know probability. See your doc for evaluation and suggestions ...Read more

Dr. Gutti Rao
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Chest Pain (Definition)

Many people with chest pain fear a heart attack. However, there are many possible causes of chest pain. Some causes are not dangerous to your health, while other causes are ...Read more