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Pain in shoulder blade with deep breath?

Pain in shoulder blade with deep breath?

See your doctor: Pain with deep inhalation may be a rib slightly out of place or a myofascial injury. But it is best to make sure it's nothing worse by being examined by your physician. Then, if it's musculoskeletal, go see a good osteopath. Find one near you: http://physician.Academyofosteopathy.Org, http://www.Cranialacademy.Com or http://jamesjealous.Com/physician-directory/u-s-physician-directory/. ...Read more

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Woke up with discomfort and pain in upper right side of chest. Worsens when lying down and deep breathing.

Woke up with discomfort and pain in upper right side of chest. Worsens when lying down and deep breathing.

See a doctor: I am worried about the pain with laying down, sometimes that may be a sign for pericarditis, an inflammation of the pericardium which is a layer that wraps around the heart. This condition can lead to potential for morbidity and mortality and needs to be evaluated immediately ...Read more

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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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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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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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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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Painful breathing thru back and chest near lower left shoulder blade, esp with deep breaths. Some shortness of breath coughs, tight chest.Off &on 3w?

Costochondritis : The pain you describe is typical of either costochondritis pleurisy. The shortness of breath, chest tightness and cough maybe from asthma. The only way to find out what's going on is by an in person visit to a physicians office. ...Read more

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What causes pain in middle back on left side (where kidney is)? A sharp pain with deep breath. Pain increases when lying down. Ice barely helps.

Pain: Pain in the back rarely is kidney pain. Kidneys usually hurt when acutely obstructed due to kidney stones or other causes. Kidney pain is not associated with deep breathing or with position. The pain you describe sounds more musculoskeletal. Pain with deep breathing can also suggest lung disease. If it persists or worsens see your doctor immediately. ...Read more

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Went golfing. Tons of pain now in back near left shoulder blade. Pain with movement and deep breaths. Thoughts?

Strained muscle?: Probably a strained muscle. Uncomfortable but not dangerous. Try ibuprofen, naproxen, or other similar drug for a day or two. See your doctor if it continues or you remain concerned. ...Read more

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Pain in lower left side of back really sharp pain when i take a deep breath ...

See below: Get seen by your doc soon unless the pain is unbearable or any breathing problems are occurring. If so, get seen now. Pneumonia, urinary tract infections and other problems may need to be ruled out. ...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 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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Causes of severe mid back pain worse with deep breath also numbing in left leg and foot? Desperate for answers

Causes of severe mid back pain worse with deep breath also numbing in left leg and foot? Desperate for answers

LBP worse with resp: And deep breathing mgiht be from your rib cage rather than your back. Are you getting pain int he chest - which is pkeurisy or in yoru back? It also could be your kindeys which move on respiration. Nnumbess in the leg and foot can be a nerve problem or a back problem. You need to see a doc to sort these out with an examination. ...Read more

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Back muscle spasm causing struggling with movement. Shooting pain in lower abdomen. Difficultly taking a deep breath due to back. ?

Is it muscle?: Would definitely need more information for this one. When and how did it start, how long has it been like this, was there an injury, any nausea, fever, diarrhea, blood in urine? How does the muscle spasm in back explain the abdominal pain? Right or left side? You should see a doctor - if severe, go to the emergency room. If muscle spasm, use heat, ibuprofen, and gentle exercise. ...Read more

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I have sharp pain in my left chest and short of breath. Pain doesn't change with deep breath and comes and goes. Could this be a lung clot?

I have sharp pain in my left chest and short of breath. Pain doesn't change with deep breath and comes and goes. Could this be a lung clot?

No : Blood clots in the lungs are painless. As you suggest, if they involve the pleura, they cause pleuritic pain (worse with deep breath). Shortness of breath is present in almost all patients with pulmonary embolism (clot).Risk factors should prompt evaluation: birth control pills, immobilization, cancer, cast, prolonged travel, known clotting diathesis, marked obesity, recent surgery or injury. ...Read more

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What can cause top left shoulder pain and left side abdominal pain under ribs that's a shooting pain in both areas when breathing in deeply?

Diaphragmatic irrit.: The shoulder pain described is a referred pain from a left diaphragmatic irritation. Therefore any thoracic or abdominal pathology that might irritate the left diaphragm will lead to such pain. I advise you get a ct of chest and abdomen and get checked by your physician. Good luck. ...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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Feel beat up, sometimes short of breath, can't open hands in morning, joints with severe ache & lower back pain with compacted feeling.burning hip.

Feel beat up, sometimes short of breath, can't open hands in morning, joints with severe ache & lower back pain with compacted feeling.burning hip.

Fibromyalgia ?: 35 yo female w. stiff hands "feels beat up, burning hip, aching joints & low back pain" has undiagnosed disorder. Start with primary care general eval. If negative see Rheumatologist to rule out autoimmune disorder. If still no findings then Fibromyalgia considered. Many fibromyalgics have unilateral sacroiliac joint disorder which manifests as hip pain & Osteopaths are skilled at this diagnosis. ...Read more

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Experience tightness in chest and pain in left shoulder and elbow when lying down. Pain resides when sitting or standing.

Experience tightness in chest and pain in left shoulder and elbow when lying down. Pain resides when sitting or standing.

Chest Pain -See Doc?: When to see a doctor? How do you know when you need medical help for chest pain? It's not always easy to tell. Helpful simple quiz: http://edition.cnn.com/HEALTH/help.at.home/chest.pain/content.html ...Read more

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