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What is midsternal chest pain?

What is midsternal chest pain?

Chest pain: Pain in the center of the chest, middle of the breastbone. Many possible causes but most concerning is cardiac pain. Other possibilities include G.I., musculoskeletal. Chest pain should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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Dr. Gutti Rao
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Chest Pain (Definition)

Many people with chest pain fear a heart attack. However, there are many possible causes of chest pain. Some causes are not dangerous to your health, while other causes are ...Read more


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What causes midsternal chest pain?

What causes midsternal chest pain?

Many: Most concerning is cardiac pain. Other possibilities include G.I., musculoskeletal. Chest pain should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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I am 24 years old. No history of any diagnosis. Just been having midsternal chest pain with right side neck pain, wha would cause this?

I am 24 years old. No history of any diagnosis. Just been having midsternal chest pain with right side neck pain, wha would cause this?

Probably not heart: Considering your age its unlikely the heart. But a full physical and and detailed history with an ekg and labs would be good to asess the problem and use for future comparison. Other non cardiac causes need to ruled out. Labs such as ANA , thyroid studies muscle enzymes should be included. ...Read more

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I have been having dysphagia and midsternal chest pain. Just had a left thyroid lobectomy 4 days ago. Lortab decreases the pain. Thoughts?

Anesthesia ; Surgery: Some medications used during induction of surgery can cause muscle pain, and should start to resolve within 7 days. Also, sometimes the surgeon needs to lean on your chest for proper positioning which can cause postoperative pain. The surgery also involves stretching many muscles in your neck which could account for the dysphagia. Nevertheless you should seek medical attention to confirm this. ...Read more

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Had a lap chole mon. Was doing fine now having intermittent ruq pain accompanied by SOB and midsternal chest pain radiating into back. Amber urine

Had a lap chole mon. Was doing fine now having intermittent ruq pain accompanied by SOB and midsternal chest pain radiating into back. Amber urine

SEE SURGEON: you need to see a surgeon ,your surgeon ,he needs to be aware of what is happening to you. it could be atelectasis, which partial collapsed of the lung from not doing a deep breath. your are may be dehydrated from the color of your urine. please see your surgeon ASAP. ...Read more

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Chest pain ?

Chest pain ?

Huh?: That is not a question. What about chest pain would you like to know? There are a lot of causes, some serious and some minor. ...Read more

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Acute chest pain?

Acute chest pain?

Many possibilities: Wow - this might be nothing, or it could be a catastrophe. Sure, that narrows it down, right? Without more information it is pointless to speculate. I suggest that if you are concerned at all about the pain you see your doctor. If you are not, just know that it could be something serious - so in the end, it is safest to get evaluated. ...Read more

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What cause chest pain?

What cause chest pain?

Many: There are many things that can cause chest pain, but usually it is acid reflux, arthritis of the ribs, anxiety, & much less commonly hardening of the arteries or inflammation of the heart coverings = pericarditis, tumors, splitting apart of the main outflow blood vessel of the heart = aortic dissection. Get checked out by your primary care doctor or a cardiologist. Hrs, md www.Thepmc.Org. ...Read more

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What causes chest pain?

What causes chest pain?

Lots of things,: Chest pain causes could range from minor things such as strained muscles or heartburn to serious ones like a heart attack or a pulmonary embolism. It should be checked out by a physician. ...Read more

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