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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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I've been to Cardio Dr, all looked good. BUT tonight I'm having burning pain/fade and back on upper right side of chest. I did walk 2miles after lunch?

I've been to Cardio Dr, all looked good. BUT tonight I'm having burning pain/fade and back on upper right side of chest. I did walk 2miles after lunch?

Worth looking into: Cardiac pain is less often right-sided. However, over the internet its tough to know for sure. Without knowing details of your recent cardiology exam its hard to know how concerned to be. There are instances where a good cardiac check up did not reveal heart disease and yet it still be present. If this isn't rapidly clearing I'd get back in to see a physician pronto and have it re-analyzed. ...Read more

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Pain on upper portion of right side of chest, painful to press. only hurts when stretching or taking large deep breaths ?

Pain on upper portion of right side of chest, painful to press. only hurts when stretching or taking large deep breaths ?

Possible: costochondritis, or inflammation of the muscles and tendons in the rib cage. Usually improves spontaneously. If not resolved in 1-2 days, please schedule an appointment with your provider. ...Read more

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Pain on my upper right side on my chest when i drink soft drinks or eat it start sometimes on my side and it started at the back moved to the front?

GERD: Chest pain in a 32 year old related to food or drink intake is most probably gerd and non cardiac. It usually responds to antacids. However, it would be prudent to see your doctor and have an ekg done with a thorough evaluation. ...Read more

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Im having burning pain at upper right side of my chest?

See below: These are symptoms that could be potentially serious. Yous should discuss these with your physician. He/she will thoroughly evaluate you and let you know what's going on. ...Read more

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Hi, I've been having sharp pain in the upper right hand side of my chest that radiates thru my back, should I see a Dr? I've had it for 4 days now

Hi, I've been having sharp pain in the upper right hand side of my chest that radiates thru my back, should I see a Dr? I've had it for 4 days now

Yes: It may be you have shingles about to break out, or can be one of many other things, some worrisome, some not. If your body has pains that aren't going away, get checked out. ...Read more

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I have been have pain in the right upper side of my chest and directly to my back. It feels like an air bubble, & numbness in my right arm.?

I have been have pain in the right upper side of my chest and directly to my back.  It feels like an air bubble, & numbness in my right arm.?

Gas: The worst case would be a heart problem. Please make sure to have that checked out. It could possibly just be gas bubbles but be sure to rule out heart issues. ...Read more

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Presence in upper right side of chest , above nipple, causing pain at times, especially after strenuous activity ie: pushing, pulling.?

Presence in upper right side of chest , above nipple, causing pain at times, especially after strenuous activity ie: pushing, pulling.?

Most likely...: Both spraining costochondral joints or pectoral muscles can cause this. Inflammation of the costochodral joints also can occur in arthritis. If the pain continues, see your doc and mnetion these! ...Read more