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I'm having bad chest pain but no other symptoms. What could it be?

I'm having bad chest pain but no other symptoms. What could it be?

Chest pain: There are lots of causes of chest pain. You would need to see a doc to work brought them and decide what is causing yours. ...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


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Left side chest pain w no other symptoms, 4 months. Feels almost like tearing when I exhale. Blood work, ekg, and chest xray r fine. What could it b?

Left side chest pain w no other symptoms, 4 months. Feels almost like tearing when I exhale. Blood work, ekg, and chest xray r fine. What could it b?

Sounds like pleurisy: But would recommend considering getting a chest ct scan. .. Can try nsaids ibuprofen) in the meantime. .. Causes: inflammation, infection, pulmonary embolus, occult tumor, musculoskeletal. .. ...Read more

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115/72 blood pressure having light chest pain no other symptoms what can it be?

Multiple causes: Chest pain can occur for a variety of reasons; ischemic heart disease, esophageal spasm, dissecting aortic aneurysm, mitral valve prolapse, pericarditis, pulmonary embolis, pneumonia, chest wall pain (costochrondritis), pleurisy, etc. Your BP looks good and since you have "no other symptoms" the cause is most likely benign. If other symptoms develop seek prompt medical attention. ...Read more

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Why do I have right sided chest pain? No other symptoms. I haven't been taking my coumadin (warfarin) regularly

Why do I have right sided chest pain? No other symptoms. I haven't been taking my coumadin (warfarin) regularly

See below: Going off coumadin (warfarin) may have lead to a small embolus into the right lung and the only symptom may be chest pain due to irritation of the pleura. It is imperative that you take coumadin (warfarin) regularly.
I trust that you are practicing birth control if you are sexually active. ...Read more

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Hello when I've woke up in the morning I get strange palpitations one every couple of mins no chest pain or other symptoms any ideas?

Hello when I've woke up in the morning I get strange palpitations one every couple of mins no chest pain or other symptoms any ideas?

Palpitations in AM: May be from reflux or caffeine (coffee, energy drinks, lots of tea, or cocaine). Check thyroid. As you wake systems are just starting up, may be mal-regulation of vagal tone- (when stimulated should slow heart rate). May consider EKG/ sonogram just to ensure not mitral valve prolapse or hypertrophy. Review medications, f/u with doctor /urgent care ...Read more

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Pain in neck radiates to shoulder and arm no chest pain and other symptoms.... Cause? PCP appt? History: HTN PCOS

Pain in neck radiates to shoulder and arm no chest pain and other symptoms.... Cause? PCP appt? History: HTN PCOS

A strain: This pain is most likely related to strain or overuse. You may not be aware of how or when it occurred. Since you have no other symptoms and are young, I think you can manage it yourself for a couple days: ice (15 minutes 3-4 times/day), then possibly heat, gentle stretching, avoid re-injury, & ibuprofen 600 mg three times a day for just a couple days. If not better, to PCP. Good luck! ...Read more

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I took 20mg of ritalin (methylphenidate) IR. I experienced bad chest pain right after. No other associated symptoms. Was pain caused by high BP or was it an actual MI?

I took 20mg of ritalin (methylphenidate) IR. I experienced bad chest pain right after. No other associated symptoms. Was pain caused by high BP or was it an actual MI?

Ritalin (methylphenidate): Doubt that you suffered a myocardial infarction. Also, can't tell you in retrospect if you had severe elevations of blood pressure. But please do let the prescribing physician/ psychiatrist know about this effect promptly. ...Read more

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I have tingling in my left arm headaches sometimes chest pain I'm stress some other symptoms?

I have tingling in my left arm headaches sometimes chest pain I'm stress some other symptoms?

Stress: Yes, stress can cause a lot of symptoms but chest pain in women can be worrisome due to women commonly having atypical cardiac chest pain. Tingling in the arm sounds more neurological like pinched nerve in neck or shoulder. Headaches are common for stress and many other causes. Putting all together is hard, but could be stress, cardiac, other neurological cause - or more than one. (and others). ...Read more

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What can cause chest pain only when breathing in? No other symptoms, just a sharp pain in the left side whenever I take a deep breath.

What can cause chest pain only when breathing in? No other symptoms, just a sharp pain in the left side whenever I take a deep breath.

Sharp pain: Sharp, shooting chest pain on deep breathing can be caused by a pinched nerve or muscle in the rib cage, a rib injury or muscle strain, inflammation of the lung (pneumonia), inflammation of the lung lining (pleurisy), punctured lung, blood clot to the lung, etc. If symptoms persist see your physician for evaluation. Appropriate tests will be done. ...Read more

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What is the symptoms of getting chest pain?

Many: There are many possible symptoms line chest pain jaw pain arm pain nausea vomiting to name a few or there may be no symptoms ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of chest pain that worry you?

Variable: Chest discomfort that is pressure like or squezzingradiating to the arms or jaw either with exertion or at rest associated with shortness of breath, sweats and or nausea/vomiting.
These are some worrisome features although not exhaustive. Chest pain is frequently difficult to sort out without full evaluation.... Best to see your doctor. ...Read more

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Is chest pain a symptom of JRA?

Can be associated: Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis can involve covering of lungs and heart called pleura and pericardium which can get inflamed and cause chest pain.
http://patient. Info/doctor/juvenile-idiopathic-arthritis-pro ...Read more

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What are the signs and symptoms of chest pain?

What are the signs and symptoms of chest pain?

Chest Pain -See Doc?: When to see a doctor?

How do you know when you need medical help for chest pain? It's not always easy to tell. Helpful simple quiz:

http://edition. Cnn. Com/HEALTH/help. At.home/chest. Pain/content. Html ...Read more

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I had all the symptoms of a cold yesterday. Today I woke up with a terribly painful cough (chest pain). Should I be going in to class?

I had all the symptoms of a cold yesterday. Today I woke up with a terribly painful cough (chest pain). Should I be going in to class?

Probably.....: If you have no fever, you likely have acute bronchitis due to a viral infection. Coughing into your elbow will help prevent spread of infection while the bronchitis runs its course in about 7-10 days. Another possible etiology is bronchospasm. If your cough is not improving, or if you develop shortness of breath, see your doctor for diagnosis and treatment. Smoking cessation is also needed. ...Read more

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I'm a I'm a smoker and I'm having sharp chest pain it last about 3 to 4 minutes no other symptoms it comes and goes I can exercise going on for about 30 days?

I'm a I'm a smoker and I'm having sharp chest pain it last about 3 to 4 minutes no other symptoms it comes and goes I can exercise going on for about 30 days?

Depends: Go see a doctor for a work up. Chest pain in a smoker needs an evaluation for ischemic heart disease. Other conditions like gastroesophagel reflux, costocondritis, panic among others need to be excluded. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of tb? Is chest pain one of them?

What are symptoms of tb? Is chest pain one of them?

Not typical: Pulmonary tuberculosis typically presents with cough, blood in the sputum, weight loss and night sweats. ...Read more

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I have been having left sided chest pain for a while now. All tests showed up normal so what could this pain be? It comes an goes an no other symptoms

See your PCP: Anxiety is state of tension, apprehension, worry, uneasiness or fear. It may be related to anticipated danger or arise for no apparent reason. While mild episodes of anxiety are common and do not usually require treatment, more severe forms can be chronic and debilitating. See your PCP for evaluation of the anxiety disorder. ...Read more

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Can chest pain be a symptom of hypertension?

Can chest pain be a symptom of hypertension?

Yes: Untreated or uncontrolled hypertension can cause headaches, chest pain, vision problems, etc. ...Read more

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Does the symptom chest pain mean that I have chronic cardiomyopathy?

Does the symptom chest pain mean that I have chronic cardiomyopathy?

Not necessarily: Although patients with cardiomyopathy may experience chest pain, the symptom of chest pain does not necessarily indicate that cardiomyopathy is present. If the chest pain is recurrent or persistent, especially if associated with difficulties breathing, you should be evaluated by your primary care physician. ...Read more

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17 year old female, chest pain on right side of chest, no other noticeable symptoms.?

Need more info: Chest pain has a long list of causes, from musculoskeletal pain, pleurisy (inflammation on lung lining) and shingles to pulmonary embolism, pneumonia and more life threatening causes. Having no other symptoms makes this less scary though. Is it worse when inhaling? Do you smoke or recent injury? Likely nothing, treat with ibuprofen and if new symptoms/lasts longer than three days see your doc. ...Read more

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What causes 19 yr to wake from sleep with sharp chest pain on left side for 2-3 min no other symptoms.

What causes 19 yr to wake from sleep with sharp chest pain on left side for 2-3 min no other symptoms.

Chest pain: At 19 sharp chest pain likely related to some type of pleurisy or chest wall pain. GERD another possibility. Although less likely a more serious cause would be PE.
Usually at your age a bop and smoking would need to be involved. Cardiac can be cause, but usually associated with drug use at your age. ...Read more

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Can brief sudden chest pain which lasts <1-2 seconds be anything cardiac related without any other symptoms?

Can brief sudden chest pain which lasts <1-2 seconds be anything cardiac related without any other symptoms?

Probably: Not, especially if this is a single episode with no other medical problems. If this is recurrent, better be evaluated. Good luck. ...Read more