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Sharp pain in left armpit area, left side of chest, and upper part of breast for an hour and a half? Started in armpit area. Sort of short of breath

Sharp pain in left armpit area, left side of chest, and upper part of breast for an hour and a half? Started in armpit area. Sort of short of breath

Injury, Clot risk?: If you have had blood clots in the past, seek evaluation immediately through the emergency room. If your breast feeding is complicated with pain or bleeding, call your physician for immediate counsel. If you injured your chest or the shortness of breath grows, er evaluation needed. Get going. ...Read more

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What part of the body is under the left breast?

What part of the body is under the left breast?

Under as in inferior: To? Spleen, stomach, pancreas, intestines, lung - more than one organ. ...Read more

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What body part is behind your left breast?

What body part is behind your left breast?

Depending on your: Breast size, the main organ is your lung. ...Read more

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F/57 deep dull pain on my left breast on the the right side. What can that be?

F/57 deep dull pain on my left breast on the the right side. What can that be?

It can be something: You don't want to ignore. Make an appointment with your doctor and ask them to schedule a diagnostic (not screening) mammogram for you. Best wishes. Dr. Anne ...Read more

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I have a deep itching that scratching doesn't help on my left breast, what could it be?

I have a deep itching that scratching doesn't help on my left breast, what could it be?

See below: It could be a number of things including contact dermatitis, allergy to topical medication, cosmetics, soap, detergents, etc. Try some sarna lotion and fragrance free soap (like vanicream). ...Read more

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Pain in left side of chest under my breast and around that hole side coughing deep breaths r so painful what could it b?

Pain in left side of chest under my breast and around that hole side coughing deep breaths r so painful what could it b?

Acs vs PE vs bronch: Would see an urgent care as it could be a sign you have a pulmonary emboli or an acute cardiac event or may be related to bronchitis or muscular skeletal pain. ...Read more

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What causes a 5 second deep pain in the chest Between breasts on the left side of sternum? Moments later same pain on right side. Passed stress test.

What causes a 5 second deep pain in the chest Between breasts on the left side of sternum? Moments later same pain on right side. Passed stress test.

Costochondritis: Without an exam, I can only give general information, but costochondritis (irritaiton of the joints where the ribs join the sternum) is very common and has those symptoms. Would NOT think cardiac etiology at all likely. ...Read more

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Bhad a very deep an sharp ain in my left shoulder yesterday morning it came an went! Now I see dark blue vains in my chest an breast! Whatvis wrong?

Bhad a very deep an sharp ain in my left shoulder yesterday morning it came an went! Now I see dark blue vains in my chest an breast! Whatvis wrong?

Several things: Without knowing more a clear answer is difficult. It could be nothing worrisome, but there is a the possibility of a blood clot. This is something that needs to be checked and checked fairly quickly to avoid complications. I would recommend going to an UC or ER. ...Read more

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Have deep pains under my left breast when I breathe in deep, what is that?

Depends on etiology: It could be muscular, pleuritic (increase on deep breathing sneezing etc), or infection like pneumonia. ...Read more

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What can cause pain in my left breast (mostly when taking a deep breath)?

What can cause pain in my left breast (mostly when taking a deep breath)?

Several things: These symptoms need to be fully and thoroughly evaluated by your physician who can then explain them to you and discuss with you what's best. ...Read more

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Pain in left breast when taking a deep breath. This has happend before in past it last a couple days then goes away?

The pain is likely: The chest wall and not the breast. The fact that it resolves spontaneously and returns further suggests that it is musculosleletal and not related to the lungs or pleura. If you have any associated symptoms such as shortness of breath, new cough, palpitations or fainting/near fainting then by all means be immediately evaluated by an ed physician. Otherwise just another of life's aches and pains. ...Read more

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I have a nagging pain in my left breast. It hurts even to take a deep breath, it just started randomly. I am 53 years old.

It is most: Likely musculoskeletal. Of course, on the left, we get worried about cardiac issue. Breast cancer does not present as pain 99.9% of the time. Could be a few things but will likely resolve with aleve (naproxen) 1-2 2x per day. ...Read more

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I've been having sharp pains under my left breast. They are made worse by laying on my left side and taking a deep breath while doing so.?

Chest wall: Irritation of the ribs, muscles, nerves or joints of the chest wall can cause pain like you describe. A more serious possibility would be a blood clot in the lung. A doctor can check for the different possibilities and order appropriate tests if needed. ...Read more

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I have pain and stinging in my left breast and part of my chest everyday. What could be causing this? And more importantly, is it dangerous?

I have pain and stinging in my left breast and part of my chest everyday. What could be causing this? And more importantly, is it dangerous?

Different causes.: Could be coming from your heart. Another possibility is lung problem. But it could also be coming from the breast or from chest wall. Best to be safe, so go see a doctor. ...Read more

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The underside of my right breast isn't rounded, the part nearer the sternum is a bit deeper. Is this normal? I remember having this for a long time

The underside of my right breast isn't rounded, the part nearer the sternum is a bit deeper. Is this normal? I remember having this for a long time

Probably normal: Most women don't have equally shaped breasts. If your breasts have always been this shape then this is probably normal. But, have your doctor perform an examination to be sure. ...Read more

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After working an 12 hour shift, I came home to realize that when I bend over the left part of my breast plate and back hurt extremely bad, any ideas?

Muscle: This sounds like muscle strain. It depends on what type of work you were doing. Were you lifiting? Do you exercise and thus are you in shape? That could help prevent this. You can try either heat or ice to the sore areas, try some tylenol (acetaminophen) and if this does not help call your physicians to help clarify your pains. ...Read more

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I have a light pain on my left rib just under the breast. It ofen appears when I move and breathe but when when I touch that part the pain gets small?

I have a light pain on my left rib just under the breast. It ofen appears when I move and breathe but when when I touch that part the pain gets small?

Rib muscle: Pains can be treated with Osteopathic, chiropractic, physical therapy. These are usually muscle pains or rib joints where it attaches to the sternum. ...Read more

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What to do about sharp pain in left breast when taking a deep breath?

What to do about sharp pain in left breast when taking a deep breath?

Deep breath/pain: A sharp pain which actually stops the respiratory effort because of the pain, but when the breath is slowly inspired, disappears is probably "pleuritic" (lung) pain, caused when shallow breathing (while sitting at a desk, for example) allows the unexpanded lung surface to stick to itself like a collapsed balloon. A deep breath at that point causes pain as the lung expands. ...Read more

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I have pain in my left breast when I cough or take a deep breath. What can cause this.

I have pain in my left breast when I cough or take a deep breath. What can cause this.

Pleuritic pain: Sounds like pleuritic pain, if it persists you should seek medical help. inflammation of lung lining can cause this and there are various things that can present this way. ...Read more

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I've been feeling chest pain above my left breast after I take a deep breath it feels hotn heavy?

I've been feeling chest pain above my left breast after I take a deep breath it feels hotn heavy?

See your md: Anytime you feel chest pain that you can't explain, especially if it involves your breathing pattern, call 911 or get to your doctor pronto. ...Read more

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I am experiencing chest pain on deep breaths above left breast. Alos gurts when I press on it. What should I do?

I am experiencing chest pain on deep breaths above left breast. Alos gurts when I press on it. What should I do?

You may have: Pleurisy or an inflammation of the muscles and bones of your chest. Fibromyalgia? It is highly unlikely to be cardiac. If it persists after taking an anti-inflamatory like Aleve or Motrin you should see health care provider for further evaluation. ...Read more

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I have had a pain under my left breast since I woke up this morning and hurts a bit when I do a deep breath. Any ideas why this could be?

I have had a pain under my left breast since I woke up this morning and hurts a bit when I do a deep breath. Any ideas why this could be?

Chest wall: Watch it, and if it begins to take your breath seriously away, or starts to radiate or becomes severe get seen. Chances are it's a small fold in the pleura or other mechanical problem in the chest wall. Check and see if there is a tender spot over one of your ribs or the cartilages that attach them to your breast bone -- if there is, read up on "costochondritis" & if it gets worse, get seen. ...Read more

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I've got a pain just below my left breast, it's stabbing like pain if I take a deep breath in and it's worse if I bend forwards? What could it be?

I've got a pain just below my left breast, it's stabbing like pain if I take a deep breath in and it's worse if I bend forwards? What could it be?

Inflammation: Pain that changes with position or deep inspiration us usually inflammatory in etiology. This may be from the muscles/bones of your rib cage, or the lining of your heart or lung. ...Read more

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When yawned I felt a tremendous pain under my left breast and every time I took a deep breath it really hurt but went away after 10mins. What is this?

When yawned I felt a tremendous pain under my left breast and every time I took a deep breath it really hurt but went away after 10mins. What is this?

Intercostal muscle: The small intercostal muscles between the ribs and sternoclicomastoid muscles probably went into spasm at the time you yawned, causing a contraction to the ribs while you were inhaling ...Read more