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Im 25. I have bit pain in upper middle chest in the manubrium area. Also painful when i deep inhale. The pain last for few secs Do i need to worry?

Im 25. I have bit pain in upper middle chest in the manubrium area. Also painful when i deep inhale. The pain last for few secs Do i need to worry?

Likely arthritis: Hi! Most common cause is arthritis (inflammation of the joint between the manubrium and the sternum). But it would be a good idea to get a couple X-rays of your chest and sternum if your pain does not resolve within about 5 days. During these 5 days, rest the chest as much as possible, and take daily ibuprofen. Then follow-up w/ a doctor (in person or on HealthTap) ...Read more

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I have a little pain in upper middle chest and throat. I was diagnois with blot clot in lung now gone but everytime after i eat my upper chest hurts?

I have a little pain in upper middle chest and throat. I was diagnois with blot clot in lung now gone but everytime after i eat my upper chest hurts?

See below: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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I have pain in my upper/middle chest when I take a really deep breath and move certain ways. Especially if I shrug my shoulders fairly hard.

Chest wall pain: Sounds musculoskeletal since it's worse with movement. If anything changes or you become short of breath, certainly seek medical care. ...Read more

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I'm 23, female, averagr weight. I've been feeling a dull pain in my middle upper chest that gets sharp and spreads down at times, what could this be?

I'm 23, female, averagr weight. I've been feeling a dull pain in my middle upper chest that gets sharp and spreads down at times, what could this be?

Costochondritis: Usually sharp worse w deep breath, cough, laugh and reproducible if you push on it. If pain goes thru your chest to the back, or short of breath that keeps worsening then see doctor and get chest x-ray. ...Read more

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Took iron pill w/out food, ate later & had pain in upper stomach and middle chest. Still have flashes of ache in chest for two days. No other symptoms?

Took iron pill w/out food, ate later & had pain in upper stomach and middle chest. Still have flashes of ache in chest for two days. No other symptoms?

Side effect of the: iron pill . It can irritate the stomach lining and can cause abdominal pain and heart burn. Black color stool is normal if taking iron pill. If you develop tarry-looking as well as black color stool see your doctor because it represent an upper gastrointestinal bleeding. If you have more questions make a Virtual Appointment to contact with me at www.healthtap.com/dryetimyan ...Read more