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Chest pain and back pain when deep breathing and movement my upper body?

Chest pain and back pain when deep breathing and movement my upper body?

Muscle strain: Could be that you have muscle or tendon injury from overuse. Try some antiinflammatory medication and if it persisits see your doctor. ...Read more

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Breathing (Definition)

Breathing is the way we take in oxygen and expel carbon dioxide (co2) through out lungs. When our lungs expand we take fresh air in that contains oxygen and then when our lungs ...Read more


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Pain in back when breathing in. Sharp and brief?

Pain in back when breathing in. Sharp and brief?

Very brief: Sharp inspiratory pain tha is gone by the time you read this, may never know the cause, but could be a burst "bleb" that resolves. Many report this, few are of consequence. Persistent pain on breathing is called 'pleurisy' and may indicate a wide variation of things all requiring you to see a doctor and get further testing. ...Read more

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Pain in back when breathing in left side?

Pain in back when breathing in left side?

Pain that is: Worse with a deep breath is usually due to inflammation of the connective tissue on the outside of the lung (the pleura) and is known as pleurisy. Often due to an underlying infection. If it is severe get it checked out. ...Read more

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Pain in the back when breathing. Why?

Pain in the back when breathing. Why?

See your doctor: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Pain in middle of back when breathing?

See a doctor: Cannot diagnose this on internet. Need full history, physical exam and perhaps imaging studies. This may be serious. Go and see a doctor asap. Hope you are better soon. ...Read more

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Pain in right arm when taking a deep breath?

Pain in right arm when taking a deep breath?

Unknown: If pain is severe or does not go away, seek evaluation. Could be related to increased pressure inside your chest pushing on nerves but is hard to say without seeing you in person. Chest pain with deep breathing often related to rib problems. ...Read more

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Knot in upper back hurts when taking a deep breath?

Knot in upper back hurts when taking a deep breath?

Muscle Spasm: Trigger points are bands of taut muscle areas that hurt when pressed upon and radiate to other areas than just the painful spot that is pressed upon. Most times stretching and massage of that area relieves these spots, however sometime they continue and need to be addressed by your doctor. ...Read more

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Sharp cutting sensation pain in right chest when breathing deep. Radiates to collarbone or back shoulder blade . But originates deep in right chest .

Sharp cutting sensation pain in right chest when breathing deep. Radiates to collarbone or back shoulder blade . But originates deep in right chest .

M.D. visit: The pain that you are experiencing upon inspiration may indicate inflammation or infection of the pleura, which is the lining around the lung. In your age group, malignancy of the pleura is less common. In addition, a collapse of the lung is another possibility. Your doctor may order a chest x ray to determine the underlying cause. ...Read more

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Pain in the bach when I breathing?

Lung issues: If you have lung problems, it can cause this problem. Please talk to your doctor soon about it. ...Read more

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Pain in left middle/lower abdomen. Hurts when i breathe in deep. Can't walk around pain gets unbearable.

Pain in left middle/lower abdomen.  Hurts when i breathe in deep.  Can't walk around pain gets unbearable.

Should check it out: It is difficult to tell what you have due to limited information--duration of pain, fever, treatment/otc use so far etc...But your symptoms seem quite severe and should get it checked out asap. Pelvic inflammatory disease, salpingitis, tubo-ovarian abscess, colitis, kidney infection or stones are few possibilties. Good luck to you. ...Read more

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Almost constant upper back pain, occasional chest pain, and shallow breathing throughout the day. The pain gets worse sometimes with deep breaths?

Rib pain: Most likely at your age is a pulled muscle or rib irritation in the area. However if it does not resolve with nsaids, ice/heat and rest, you may want to see a physician to evaluate further. You may want to consider an osteopathic physician (do) to see if manipulation of the ribs might be a treatment option. ...Read more

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Pain only when inhaling in the region between upper left breast and armpit. Persisted even after rest. Shallow breaths dull pain, deep breaths sharp?

Pain only when inhaling in the region between upper left breast and armpit. Persisted even after rest. Shallow breaths dull pain, deep breaths sharp?

Painful Respirations: Pleurodynia or pain in the pleural lining, is often due to inflammation of the lining of the inside of the chest wall or surface of the lung. These two surfaces abut or touch one another with respirations and create localized pain. Often due to old trauma or viral infection, the condition can come and go. Usually rest and brief use of an anti-inflammatory help; an exam is often helpful. ...Read more

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Sharp, shooting pain in upper right chest area when taking a deep breath or coughing?

Sharp, shooting pain in upper right chest area when taking a deep breath or coughing?

Possible nerve issue: This could be a variety of causes. It could be an irritated nerve. It could be muscular. It could also be an inflammation of the area where the rib inserts, costochondritis. typically all of these are self-limited, but an evaluation if it persists is warranted. ...Read more

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What causes sharp upper back pain when taking a deep breath?

What causes sharp upper back pain when taking a deep breath?

Several things: It could be from a cracked rib or inflamed rib joint. A blood clot caught in the lungs can do this. Irritation of the lung lining can do it too. If you are having trouble catching your breath, call your doctor or go to an urgent care or emergency room. ...Read more

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Fell down pain in chest when i breathe deeply?

Fell down pain in chest when i breathe deeply?

See your doctor: Your symptoms may be signs of something significantly wrong. One cannot tell without a complete history, physical and possible lab/imaging tests. Follow with your doctor as soon as you can. Things that can cause pains in chest include heartburn, pneumonia, internal bleeding, rib fractures, heart attacks, or blood clots. ...Read more

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Very strong pain in left side of abdomen goes to back. Hurts when i take deep breath?

Very strong pain in left side of abdomen goes to back. Hurts when i take deep breath?

See your doctor!: Symptoms such as this are often due to stomach conditions such as gastritis or ulcers, but diagnosis is difficult without physical exam so you should definitely see your doctor. ...Read more

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Pain in back when i inhale or move?

Pain in back when i inhale or move?

Many things: There are many muscles in your rib cage that could ache with either breathing or moving. Additionally, the lining of your lung, your diaphragm, or other muscle/tissue could be inflamed or injured. As there are many possibilities, see your doc to get examined ..... ...Read more

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Very sharp pain in upper right rib cage when deep breathing. Dangerous?

May be or not: Any severe pain warrants examination by a health care providers. It may be just rib pain or from lungs or liver/gall bladder.If this persists, I would like you to go see a doc. ...Read more