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Pain in right upper chest on and off, pain radiating to right shoulder. I do have a 5.2 CM bullae in that area. What are the causes?

Pain in right upper chest on and off, pain radiating to right shoulder. I do have a 5.2 CM bullae in that area. What are the causes?

Many reason: a bullae could be congenital that mean you were born with it or it could formed as a part of emphysema from smoking or chronic lung disease you are taking a chance of having the bullae rupture and give you pneumothorax which is collapsing the lung from air escaping from the bullae to surround the lung and squeezing it could be life threatening if a help did not arrived in proper time see a doctor ...Read more

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I have a fever and below normal temperature, sore throat and I am coughing up blood tinged phlegm. Pain inside right upper chest.?

I have a fever and below normal temperature, sore throat and I am coughing up blood tinged phlegm. Pain inside right upper chest.?

Hemoptysis.,,: Coughing up blood, called hemoptysis, is a symptom that always requires evaluation. The most common cause of hemoptysis is bronchitis but malignancy, which can also cause this symptom , needs to be ruled out. Your symptoms overall sound like acute bronchitis but see your doctor to rule out underlying malignancy early, when it is curable. If you smoke, quit today! your doctor can help with this! ...Read more

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I had gastric bypass surgery 3 days ago now I am having some pain in my right upper chest.could thi be gas or should I worry about a PE? no leg pain

I had gastric bypass surgery 3 days ago now I am having some pain in my right upper chest.could thi be gas or should I worry about a PE? no leg pain

Yes, it's possible!: Your chest pain can be from any of the following causes: PE, heart attack, heartburn, ulcer, pneumonia, pneumothorax, medication reaction, or other causes. You should call your surgeon ASAP for immediate consultation. If they are unavailable then go to ER immediately for evaluation for possible PE or other causes. ...Read more

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Intermittent severe burning in nasopharynx for 1 month, chest pain on right side&upper chest pain. Ppi for 3 weeks no relief. Antibiotics no relief.

Intermittent severe burning in nasopharynx for 1 month, chest pain on right side&upper chest pain. Ppi for 3 weeks no relief. Antibiotics no relief.

Stop PPI: Not a great fan of ppi. Try teaspoon of organic apple cider vinegar instead. Take it in upright position when symptoms occur and wait 20 minutes before repeating if necessary. Do not eat 2 hrs before bedtime. ...Read more

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What could be asharp pain upper chest right side?

Many things: It may be muscle related to much more serious things like pneumonia or even a blood clot. Cannot say without being see by a doctor who can take a good history and do a good exam and order tests as appropriate. ...Read more