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Possible reasons for very painful chest pain.Very painful to breath. Happens at anytime, usually just standing.BP home check & high during pain175/90?
Need evaluation: by cardiologist. You are at the age when heart problems present as common occurrence. Although with the elevated blood pressure there may be other issues that needed to be further explored. You need to have a chest x ray to make sure that you don't have any lung condition that could cause the chest discomfort. I hope that it turns out to be no serious issue. ...Read more
Can congestion cause chest pain i had a fall a week ago that knocked the wind out of me, I have been sob and have chest pain painful cough ?
Yes but: Further evaluation with your physician is needed. ...Read more
Woke two days ago choking on large amount of mucus- have had chest pain and painful coughing since, and bringing up foamy white mucus-possible causes?
Consultation!: Sounds like you should be evaluated by your doctor! ...Read more
Every few weeks my wife will get extremely achy, chest pain, painful breath and a dry cough. These symptoms come on very quickly and last a few days.
Requires examination: possible viral/bacterial infection. PLease get examined at a medical clinic. Cannot be diagnosed online. ...Read more
My heart rate (not resting) is 77. I am 19 and a female. I have a squeezing left chest pain, painful shoulders, and nausea. What should I do?
It's likely not a : Hrt attack, try mylanta. It's probably esophageal reflux (heartburn) or possibly anxiety (maybe both). Are u sleeping well at night? Do u clinch your teeth? Significant chest pain is very low probability for a cardiac problem or death at ur age. It would be irresponsible of me to tell u to not go in though. It may b something more significant. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What causes fatigue, night sweats, chest pain, red painful wrinkled toes, vitamin D deficiency and leukocytes in urine?
Concerning: Your symptoms are concerning for a number of possible illnesses, and definitely needs to be worked up urgently. I would be most concerned for a possible malignancy, or other chronic inflammatory syndrome. Unfortunately, your multiple symptoms make it impossible, to give a specific diagnosis. However these symptoms are serious, and should be Evaluated and worked up as soon as possible ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Chest pain. Dull but painful. 23 year old female. High triglycerides. 303 last check up. Could that be causing it?
Doubt it's heart: Though triglycerides are high it is still very unlikely that its your heart. Heart attacks in 23 y/o very very unlikely. However it is obviously concerning you. You should see your doctor and get it looked into. It could be musculoskeletal, reflux, gallbladder, or several other things. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm having chest pain but it's painful to the touch. Doesn't seem internal. Could a blood clot cause this pain?
I've been getting a lot of chest pain. Chest pressure also. Weakness, painful back, sweating, shaking and am restless. What could this be?
Medical attention: If this is new chest pain, please get yourself to an emergency room for an exam. Heart disease can manifest differently in women than men. If your heart shows up to be healthy (and it may well be) then anxiety attacks can also cause similar symptoms. Your doctors will differentiate which causes apply to you. Help with anxiety is available through psychiatrists & psychologists. Be well. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Repetitive chest pain,facial numbness, painful right groin that radiates down to thigh. EKG , stress test, and blood wk has been done and still unknow?
Symptoms: I am not certain that these symptoms are inter related. I don't see a definite connection, but you didn't provide ample information, so it's hard to tell what's going on exactly. More info would be helpful. ...Read more
Tingling in left arm,sum chest pain, swollen and painful lymph node glands. light head ringin in ears.chesty cough?
For past 10 years having chest pain now more painful hade hartcath done. 4 times clear echo CT heart the doctor tells me there is no more test for it ?
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
Am a smoker, getting tar like patches in my sputum for 2 days, upper back pain with painful spots, chest CT normal, can this be cancer?
Back pain: The diagnosis of cancer is typically suspected when there is clear abnormality in laboratory or imaging such as a ct scan. To fully confirm a true diagnosis of cancer, there needs to be a biopsy and review underneath a microscopic to show that there are tumor or cancer cells. There could be many causes of back pain aside from cancer, including coughing, pneumonia, muscle strain, or arthritis. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have this random chest pain that will come and go every now and then. It happens after being a bit down, but it tends to be extremely painful. Wory?
Need H&P: The etiology of the chest pain is very broad. Given that it is associated with mood makes me concerned about a psychosomatic pathology or an anxiety/panic disorder. That said, these are diagnoses of exclusion because your physician will likely want to make sure your heart is not the problem by doing a history, physical & poss tests. Another common etiology would be musculoskeletal dz. See your pcp. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Have it evaluated: A person with chest pain needs to be evaluated and treated appropriately. Multiple possible causes may be: heart attack, esophageal reflux, anxiety, musculoskeletal, pneumonia, pulmonary embolus, and aortic dissection. Have it evaluated right away to prevent potential serious complications. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers