How long does chest pain associated with chest wall pain last - Doctor answers
I have been having severe chest pain, and I have been to ER 4 times. It is chest wall pain. What can be causing it and how can I treat it?
Chest pain 4 2weeks primary doc & cardiologist put on Nitro. Went to ERtoday chest pain wouldn't stop. ER doc says it is chest wall pain. What you say?
Can't say -: You have posed this question on the general health education portion of HealthTap - where we don't make diagnoses. We don't have your chart, your current history, lab tests/ EKG or you to examine. ...Read more
Been experiencing mild chest pain on left side near shoulder for 7 years. Doctor once said it was chest wall pain. Pain sometimes travels down arm.?
Went to hospital for chest pains xray was fine and EKG was fine said it was chest wall pain and I've had an eco so I guess my heart is ok?
Chest wall pain: Hi kylem, chest wall pain usually refers to the muscles, bones (ribs and sternum), and other soft tissue that makes up the chest wall. In an emergency room, they will always venture to rule out heart things first. It sounds like they did, very thoroughly. In a young person (like you) chest wall pain is usually from pulling a muscle or trauma. Anti- inflammatory medications can be helpful. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Had a shot of toradol two days ago for chest wall pain gave mr naproxen 500mg to take for the pain how long to wait before I take naproxen?
Chest pains: Toradol is a great medication, however, pain in your chest is a serious medical condition. It is always a red flag and appointment with your PCP for evaluation or a cardiologist is warranted. Take care. ...Read more
Chest pain, left arm pain, 31 yrs f. pain lasted 3-5 mins felt tight chest or something stuck in chest wall. 2nd time in a few days..... diabetic?
See a doctor: Hi. Are you a type 1 or type 2? Any kidney failure? Any family history of premature coronary artery disease (CAD)? Your symptoms sound characteristic of angina. CAD is a diagnosis that should not be missed; should be diagnosed and treated. If not CAD, then other conditions can be considered. Evaluate the most dangerous stuff first. Good luck! ...Read more
Usually is: Chest wall pain is generally due to a strained muscle, contused or broken rib, or arthritis/rheumatism of the costo-chondral joints (the attachment of rib to cartilage). Heat, physical therapy, acupuncture and pain relieving drugs are the usual course of therapy. Many forms are self-limited and if persistent, further evaluation is indicated. ...Read more
Multiple things: 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. If you sleep on your stomach you could have a neck strain that radiates pain to the chest or arm. Get checked out just to make sure. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Chest wall pain: Chest wall pain is very common ie with lifting or straining. Costochondritis defines an area of pain and inflammation on the breast bone area. Sometimes a late sequela of a pulmonary infection. The worst cause would be pulmonary infarct causing pleurisy or pain worse with breathing. ...Read more
Chest wall pain: Chest wall pain occurs with a variety of conditions. In and of itself, it is such a vague complaint that is has very little diagnostic specificity. However, it may be associated with serious underlying disease processes and therefore should not be ignored. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer