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RPh at work. No lifting, standing, filling Rxs. Sudden sharp pain upper right chest,collar bone,shoulder/arm pain. Poss causes?

RPh at work. No lifting, standing, filling Rxs. Sudden sharp pain upper right chest,collar bone,shoulder/arm pain. Poss causes?

Parsonage Turner: Syndrome. Check for any focal weakness or sensory loss. Sometimes this can be a late consequence of pleurisy or an isolated viral event. Degenerative conditions involving the shoulder and related structures would not present in a sub acute or paroxysmal fashion. ...Read more

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Sharp pain upper right chest/shoulder area past two days. Asthma non smoker, fairly good health. No wheezing, advair and ventolin. What could it be?

Sharp pain upper right chest/shoulder area past two days. Asthma non smoker, fairly good health. No wheezing, advair and ventolin. What could it be?

Chest pain: Does it increase with taking a deep breath? Is it affecting your breathing? Asthmatics can have a spontaneous pneumothorax that can cause such symptoms. You may want to call your doctor and get checked. ...Read more

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Pain on left upper chest area right under shoulder blade. Is that my lung or my heart. Andcouldihave infection. Cough andbreathing difficulty?

Pain on left upper chest area right under shoulder blade. Is that my lung or my heart. Andcouldihave infection. Cough andbreathing difficulty?

Lung more likely: Pain as described is much more likely to be from the lung, but it should be checked out especially if long standing, worsening, or increased by exertion. If pain worsens with movement of arms but not with breathing could be muscular from peri scapular muscles. ...Read more

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Why chest pain in right and shoulder also?

Why chest pain in right and 
shoulder also?

Some ideas: Without an actual examination, I cannot give specific medical advice on your particular health, and, heart pain typically would be on the left and not in the right shoulder. Pain at the bottom of lung (diaphram) often goes to the shoulder and of course shoulder and neck problems can hurt there also. Mostly, it is a muscle. Mostly, moving in particular ways that trigger the pain indicate which one. ...Read more

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I have chest pain(the center), even if i touch it, hurt.I have pain & in the right shoulder but not for a long time.Often repeated. What is ?

I have chest pain(the center), even if i touch it, hurt.I have pain & in the right shoulder but not for a long time.Often repeated. What is ?

Not sure: Any time we doctors hear "chest pain" it concerns us for possible heart disease. However if your pain hurts to touch, it may be a musculoskeletal issue. To be safe, see a dr. To get a h;p and assure the proper diagnosis, so the best treatment can happen. Good luck. ...Read more

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I broke my shoulder around 6 months ago. Never did any kind of follow up as I was supposed to.. Now I'm having severe chest pain... Not sure why...

I broke my shoulder around 6 months ago. Never did any kind of follow up as I was supposed to.. Now I'm having severe chest pain... Not sure why...

Chest pain: Since your shoulder and chest are both connected to each other, I highly recommend you do that follow up ASAP to make sure you don't have something else broken such as broken ribs. Your broken shoulder could have distracted you enough from looking into that. ...Read more

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I'm a 29yr old female with sharp right sided chest pain more on breathing which came on quite suddenly yesterday, it is now going up into my shoulder.

Concerning Symptom: Chest pain worse with breathing can be an important symptom. The worst thing it could be is pulmonary embolus, which is caused by a blood clot in your lungs. You are at risk for this if you are a smoker, are on birth control, have a family history of blood clots, or have made a long trip or been stationary for a long time recently. Numerous minor conditions cause the symptoms you mention as well. ...Read more

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I have sharp chest pain in the right side of my chest. It started in the middle and has worked up to my shoulder and around my back. What should I do?

Go see ur Dr: And get reassurance that ur chest pain is just musculoskeletal in origin and not heart or lung related. God bless u! http://www.M.Webmd.Com/pain-management/guide/whats-causing-my-chest-pain. ...Read more

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Right shoulder neck and chest pain?

Right shoulder neck and chest pain?

Get is evaluated: You have not asked a question. However, you need to have the problem evaluated. ...Read more