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Sharp shooting quick pain in chest, like quick needle prick, onsets for a day or two then subsides, comes back again. Clean diet, no drugs. Pls help.

Sharp shooting quick pain in chest, like quick needle prick, onsets for a day or two then subsides, comes back again. Clean diet, no drugs. Pls help.

Need more info: Would help to know what triggers the pain, what makes it better or worse once it starts (like breathing, coughing, movement or pressing on it), how long it lasts and any other associated symptoms (like shortness of breath or dizziness). Your description sounds most suspicious for musculoskeletal chest wall pain, but it could involve lungs or even (unlikely) the heart. The Best check with your doctor. ...Read more

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I noticed a small hole like occurence on my head near my hairline. Its small but noticeable; about the size of a needle prick. Should i be concerned?

I noticed a small hole like occurence on my head near my hairline. Its small but noticeable; about the size of a needle prick. Should i be concerned?

Enlarged pore: What you are describing sounds like an enlarged pore. Pores are a normal part of the skin, but if they become blocked or partially blocked, they can become enlarged. If it is not red, tender, or swollen, leave it alone, just be sure to wash your face well daily. If it becomes tender, you may try applying warm compresses. ...Read more

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I keep suddenly getting a strange needle prick like sensation all over my body, like loads of needles pricking me in various places all over my body?

I keep suddenly getting a strange needle prick like sensation all over my body, like loads of needles pricking me in various places all over my body?

Need more info: A physician will need some more information about your medical history and any other possible symptoms. This could be as simple as dry skin or medication side effect or as complicated as liver, nerve or kidney dysfunction. Consider a virtual consult with Health Tap Concierge. ...Read more

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Hiv from a needle-prick?

Hiv from a needle-prick?

Possible, depends...: It is possible to get hiv-infected from a needle prick (used by hiv+ person). However, depends on the needle bore size. If it is a thicker needle, you are at higher risk as there is more blood present in the needle than a thinner needle. It also depends on how soon after the blood was drawn that the needle prick occurred. If the blood is entirely dry on the needle, the risk is extremely low. ...Read more

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Needle prick pain in finger tips?

Needle prick pain in finger tips?

Needle prick pain: If mostly on thumb index and middle finger it could be carpal tunnel syndrome. If you're diabetic and present on all fingers it could be neuropathy. ...Read more

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I had sewing needle prick with a little blood. After 24 hours, can I catch any disease if I touch blood at the gas station. Thank you?

I had sewing needle prick with a little blood.  After 24 hours, can I catch any disease if I touch blood at the gas station.  Thank you?

Not recommended: I would not recommend touching blood at a gas station, no matter when you contact it. Any areas of broken skin would be especially vulnerable. ...Read more

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Can you get herpes from a needle prick?

Can you get herpes from a needle prick?

Herpes simplex: If the needle had first touched another herpetic lesion and then immediately pricked you, yes that could happen. ...Read more

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Sewing needle prick wound with little blood after 24 hours, is there risky not cover the wound to touch things?

Sewing needle prick wound with little blood after 24 hours, is there risky not cover the wound to touch things?

Tetanus shot: I hope that you are up to date on tetanus immunization. While the risk is remote, it is not a bad idea to get a booster shot of tetanus if your last dose was more than 10 years ago. Otherwise, a needle prick would seal itself in a day or so. ...Read more

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Needle prick pain in stomach left n right comes n goes in seconds.

Needle prick pain in stomach left n right comes n goes in seconds.

Doubt anything serio: Sort lived sharp pains can occur in almost all of us and it is hard to pin point a cause. They usually go away if you ignore them. But any pain which is lasting more than 5-10 minutess and or it is progressively getting worse, requires a check up from a doctor. Without a physical examination, it is hard to tell you what it is. Most likely it is nothing serious. So try ignoring it for a week or two ...Read more

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I had needle prick injury 5yrs ago by a needle used for skin testing. Is my chance of having HIV very high?Don't know if pt is HIV positive.

Very low: A prick from a high-titer HIV positive patient from a needle with hot, wet, fresh blood is one in 300. Everything else is way less. It's been five years. Why not get your "I'm a young man" HIV test and be done with it? ...Read more

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What are the chances of becoming infected with hepatitis, or hiv/aids by a slight needle prick?

What are the chances of becoming infected with hepatitis, or hiv/aids by a slight needle prick?

See below: If you have had a contaminated needle stick you need to go immediately to see a physician and if at all possible you need to know the person that contaminated the needle-does he/she have hivt. ...Read more

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I woke up with very bad lower back pain and this pain on left side below my ribs feels like sharp needle prick pain what could that be and im feeling lightheaded ?

I woke up with very bad lower back pain and this pain on left side below my ribs feels like sharp needle prick pain what could that be and im feeling lightheaded ?

Be seen: There are multiple potential causes. The location you are describing is near the location of the left kidney and so kidney infection or kidney stone would be among the considerations. I would not hesitate to be seen for a specific diagnosis. ...Read more

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Hi, my chest pain symptoms are: needle prick like stabs, heaviness in chest, hard to breathe, hurts to breathe or move. Tests are normal. Any ideas?

Hi, my chest pain symptoms are: needle prick like stabs, heaviness in chest, hard to breathe, hurts to breathe or move. Tests are normal. Any ideas?

Chest pains: Regardless, could be only muscle pain. However, pain in your chest is a serious medical condition. It is always a red flag and appointment with your PCP for re-evaluation or a cardiologist is warranted. Take care. ...Read more

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Experience a painful lump on inner left buttocks, like needle prick. It's close to the coccyx/crease. Taking nitrofurantoin for UTI. Help?

Experience a painful lump on inner left buttocks, like needle prick. It's close to the coccyx/crease. Taking nitrofurantoin for UTI. Help?

See a doctor: In order to have this diagnosed appropriately you will have to be seen and examined. It is not likely that this is related to your UTI or to nitrofurantoin, but it sounds serious enough to warrant your being seen ASAP. Hope this is easy to manage & wish you better soon. ...Read more

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Can you get HIV with sewing needle prick open wound 24 hours old that contacts to gas pump which has blood on it?

Can you get HIV with sewing needle prick open wound 24 hours old that contacts to gas pump which has blood on it?

Please get help: A sewing needle prick is sealed by platelets within seconds and fibrin within a few minutes. Blood isn't going to get through. Hiv is a wimpy virus and won't survive on a gas pump. Zebra, you deserve to better from life than to continue to suffer from these obsessive, fantastical, utterly-unrealistic fears. Please get with your physician and ask about mental health care. It will help. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I am a heart attack and stroke victim of 2 years. I am getting needle prick sensations in my left foot. It seems to happen only at night. What is it?

I am a heart attack and stroke victim of 2 years. I am getting needle prick sensations in my left foot. It seems to happen only at night. What is it?

Neuritis: Has nothing to do with your heart attack and probably not your stroke either. This is a typical symptom (called paresthesia) of peripheral neuritis. There are many causes. The most common is diabetes but the list includes at least 50. Treatment depends on the cause. ...Read more

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What does it feel like there is a needle inside my left vagina?

What does it feel like there is a needle inside my left vagina?

See a doctor: You need to have a gynecologist do your exam to figure out if there is something indeed inside of your vagina that is causing a problem ...Read more

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I have needle like pain in vagina, it occurs 3 4 times a day. I am not able to keep the relation with my husband. What should I do? Anything serious?

I have needle like pain in vagina, it occurs 3 4 times a day. I am not able to keep the relation with my husband. What should I do? Anything serious?

Need an exam: You will need at the least a physical examination with a gynecologic component whether it is by a gynecologist, a family physician or a nurse practitioner. If the gynecologic exam is completely normal, back issues can cause pain in the vagina as well and might need to be looked at. Other tests may be needed to identify what is going on. ...Read more

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In the past month twice I've had a "cyst" type thing on the enterance of my vagina. It don't hurt or itch. I used a needle to pop it and puss came out?

In the past month twice I've had a "cyst" type thing on the enterance of my vagina. It don't hurt or itch. I used a needle to pop it and puss came out?

Vaginal pimple: Could be a bartholin gland cyst. which will keep recurring unless adequately treated. Would follow up with gyn as they can treat it definitively by a small drain ...Read more

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I had itching on my vagina but now there is this burning in my vagina and weird needle like sudden pain. And frequent burning urination at night only.

I had itching on my vagina but now there is this burning in my vagina and weird needle like sudden pain. And frequent burning urination at night only.

OB/GYN consult: You need to visit your OB/GYN doctor. Itching, odor, pain with urination are all signs of infection that require an examination by a physician. Burning with urination may indicate an infection in your urinary tract that requires prompt attention. Itching and burning in the vagina may indicate a fungal yeast infection. Good luck. ...Read more

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During sex, I feel sharp needles and burning sensation in my vagina. I have been checked for std's but all negative expect hpv. The pain since 2004.?

During sex, I feel sharp needles and burning sensation in my vagina. I have been checked for std's but all negative expect hpv. The pain since 2004.?

May be dyspareunia: Vaginal discomfort during sexual intercourse is called dyspareunia, and there are many possible causes. There could be dryness, that requires the use of a lubricant, like KY jelly. Or other local diseases and factors, or even pyschological reasons. Hpv can produce warts, which can cause discomfort. You should see a gynecologist for a thorough exam. ...Read more

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I have needle like pain in vagina. I am not pregnant. I don't have any vaginal infection, urinary infection. I am not able to keep relations wid my husbnd?

I have needle like pain in vagina. I am not pregnant. I don't have any vaginal infection, urinary infection. I am not able to keep relations wid my husbnd?

Pelvic exam needed: It is virtually impossible to appropriately examine the vaginal vault and surrounding structures on your own due to basic anatomy. It's best if your are seen by a physician who will be able to exam you and perform a pelvic exam. ...Read more