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I recently got hit in the chest in the manubrium area and experiencing pain. I was wondering if it could be something serious?
Evaluation: being hut in the chest can be serious. For instance if you ate in a car crash and the steering wheel then you may meed to stay in the hospital for ecg monitoring. If you are having pain ir a racing heart then you should see a dovtor or emergency department. An xray or ct scan may be ordered and a bruised heart is risky ...Read more
Pain in manubrium area of chest. Can feel pain by pressing it. Aggravates when I do things that stretch chest out such as dips or rolling out.
What could cause it to feel as if your manubrium is jetted out a little with swelling in that area? (20yr old male) just discovered this a month ago.
When I'm sleeping and I try to get up the area around my manubrium sterum starts to pain. What should I do I'm only 16?
When I'm sleeping and I try to get up, my manubrium sterum starts to pain. Its now 4 days that this pain still exists What should I do I'm only 27 m?
At the sc joint, it feels swollen & as if my manubrium is out of place. I don't feel pain. What is it? (i am male, 20 years, & work out).
My sternum goes from my manubrium then slightly slopes down & then comes back up toward the bottom of chest. Like a small dent, is this normal?
Pectus excavatum: Also called funnel chest, severe cases of pectus excavatum can eventually interfere with the function of the heart and lungs. But even mild cases of pectus excavatum can make children feel self-conscious about their appearance. Surgery can correct the deformity. If the case is mild no surgery needed. ...Read more