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Muscle Pain Above Left Breast
I have been stung by an insect.the wound has dried but am getting muscle pain.it is under my left breast and left shoulder back side,?
It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more
My left breast has been sore close to my underarm pit. The dull "muscle" ache has then spread. No sharp pain but dull. Now both my Breasts are aching.
My left shoulder has pain in the muscles..my left axilla stinks like bo..bad bo .. left breast is full..more than right?
Infection?: Perhaps you have an infection, either cellulitis or abscess, leading to fullness, pain, and possibly malodorous body odor. Only way to figure out what's going on is to go see your Family Doc for evaluation. Speculation won't help. In meantime, you can apply warm compresses to area to focus body's immune system. Some pus pockets can drain on their own so don't be alarmed if that happens. ...Read more
I've been having a pain on the top of my left breast i don't know if its muscles or my heart. Hurts when small amount of preassure is applied?
Having a sharp pain in my left breast that only happens when I am leaning over, could it be a pulled muscle?
17yo Asian. Did 1st self breast check, found 3cm thick hard strip of sth from bottom to left side of left breast. Is it muscle or sth more serious?
May be rib: It would be very unlikely that you would have something serious at 17. The most likely thing that fits your description is a rib. Any time you wonder about a finding, check the other side. If you find the same thing there, it is probably normal. Hope this helps. ...Read more
Last few days, my left breast, deep down inside, in the pec muscle area has been itching & appln pressure only seems to help (temp). No other symptoms?
Unusual for muscle: Itch in body. You should discuss this with your doctor to see what may be causing it that might be revealed by physical exam. Usually, itching occurs on the skin level, and not down deep into the pectoral muscle. Do get a 2nd opinion, especially if you are showing signs of hives, wheals, or swelling that will need further work up. ...Read more