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Inflammation In The Lungs Causing Pain When Inhailing
Can pain in the lungs, throat or esophagus cause referred pain to the muscles in the back of the neck?
Deoxygenated blood enters the lungs from the right side of the heart and travels to the lungs. When you inspire, oxygen flows into the lungs, transverses the capilliares and attaches to hemoglobin down a gradient. At the same time, co2 diffuses into the capilaries and is expelled with exhalation. Oxygen rich blood then flows to the left side of the heart and into the ...Read more
Lung pain lying down: This is uncertain and you didn't give any details. If this is just going on for a short time and you have no other medical problem then it could be pleurisy from a viral infection and should get better with time, can use Ibuprofen or tylenol (acetaminophen). Typically gets worse with a deep breath too.Did you overwork and strain a chest muscle? Could you have cancer or lupus - there are a lot of possibilities. ...Read more
Tightness and stabbing pain in my back when inhaling. Located posterior to the sternum in what feels like possibly the mediastinum?
My X-ray shows a thickened pleura in the mid-lower area of my right lung due to ptb. Does it cause pain due to pressure on the lung during exertion?
Pleural thickening: Most of the time does not cause pain, although there are patients who complain of it. We can't predict who do. It may be that it can limit the expansion of your lung but the extent again is individualized. ...Read more
Why does laying at a certain angle on the bed causes pain in the inside? It hurts to take a breathe. Pain from the chest and the back behind the ribs
Chest discomfort feeling of stock in the throat what is the problem there pain radiates in the back?
Emergent Evaluation: Symptoms as described here (without any other information) require emergent evaluation in an emergency room - the primary concern being lac of oxygen to the heart muscle or "heart attack". Symptoms as described can represent other conditions, but the issues with the heart must be ruled out first. ...Read more
Woke up with pain in one area on the left side of back, possibly behind the lungs or heart. What could this be? Pneumonia or inflammation?
Pain: Pain is caused by many things. More information would be necessary to postulate the cause of your pain. The most likely, however, with no more information is musculoskeletal pain. Having said that, however, with no more information the possibilities are legion. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sometimes: Costochondritis is an inflammation in the small joints between the sternum-breast bone - and the ribs. Costchondritis is often idiopathic - meaning we don't know what causes it, but is frequently assumed to be viral in origin. At other times it is directly related to exercise using the upper extremities or trauma to the chest. It can move around the chest, but discuss this with your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If you have a nerve in the neck causing upper back, and shoulder pain and when u breathe and ur muscles contract, could that cause pain in the back?
Lots of things: Most chest pain of the sort you describe comes either from the chest wall (ribs, sternum) or the lining of the lungs (the pleura). The lungs have no pain sensory nerves, and therefore (in spite of how often we hear of it) its never accurate to state that your "lungs hurt". Sore muscles can also cause these symptoms. ...Read more
Can asthma cause pain in your chest with the upper torso movement? When I lay down in some position the pain goes away. When sitting is worst.
What is it if I have pain in pulmonary bone (in the middle of lungs, front part of body) when breathing in and moving around?
Inflammation is the body's attempt at self-protection; the aim being to remove harmful stimuli, including damaged cells, irritants, or pathogens - and begin the healing process. Inflammation is part of the complex biological response of vascular tissues to harmful stimuli, such as pathogens, ...Read more
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