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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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Pain in left shoulder and started as chest pain?

Pain in left shoulder and started as chest pain?

At your age it is: Unlikely that your symptoms are cardiac in nature. There are many other potential causes. This cannot be evaluated over the internet based on your symptoms. Make an appointment with a health care provider for an evaluation. ...Read more

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I have been having intermittent chest pain for a few weeks with sometimes radiating to right neck and shoulder should I be concerned? I'm 42

I have been having intermittent chest pain for a few weeks with sometimes radiating to right neck and shoulder should I be concerned? I'm 42

Evaluate: It has features or both cardiac pain and non cardiac pain. Be checked with investigations to determine the cause. All the best. ...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

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What do you suggest if I'm having chest pain (mild) pain in my middle right side feels like I got punched & my back shoulder blades?

What do you suggest if I'm having chest pain (mild) pain in my middle right side feels like I got punched & my back shoulder blades?

Get it Checked: It is most likely to be pain due to musculoskeleton system. That means bones and muscles and may be intercostal nerves. Less likely from lungs or heart
so only way yo will know it if your doctor checks you out. ...Read more

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Left chest pain then it went to my shoulder then down my left arm?

Left chest pain then it went to my shoulder then down my left arm?

Chest pain: It is unlikely to have cardiac pain at the age of 21 years. But can't completely rule out (if you have family history). Consult your physician. ...Read more

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Rt. Chest pain under breast, radiates to ribs to back under rt. Shoulder blade?

Rt. Chest pain under breast, radiates to ribs to back under rt. Shoulder blade?

The possibilities: Are myriad. Gall bladder inflammation, shingles, pleurisy (worse with breathing, coughing sneezing). The pleurisy differential is long too. Need to know quality (stabbing, burning, lancinating), duration (all the time, after meals, when I sit up, etc). It is not likely heart or related to the breast. You need to see a doctor to sort out and order tests. ...Read more

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I have a torn ligament in my left shoulder. Could that also cause chest pain?

I have a torn ligament in my left shoulder. Could that also cause chest pain?

Yes, depending on wh: Depending on which ligament is torn, it may absolutely cause chest pain. Torn ligaments & tendons cause misalignment of bones, & therefore muscle strain/tear. If the ligament is the acromioclavicular ligament, for example, it is often accompanied by strain on pectoralis tendon that holds up the arm. The pectoralis muscle runs over the chest; strain causes pain. TTYD or discuss HealthTap Prime. GL ...Read more

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What can I do about chest pain on left side sometimes leading to pain in back and shoulder and jaw?

Chest pain: You need to see a pcp or cardiologist. Need to rule out red flags like coronary artery disease or aortic aneurysms etc. Can be diagnosed through imaging work-up. ...Read more

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Chest pain that goes to my shoulder blade and up my neck, very uncomfortable, hurts while trying to lay down, sit, and stand.

Pain: Two choices:
1: Real bad pain - have someone take you to the nearest Emergency facility.
2: If you can wait a bit get an appointment with your doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Pain in ball of left shoulder, radiates down into upper bicept. No chest pain, but symptoms started a couple days ago, and are persisting?

Pain in ball of left shoulder, radiates down into upper bicept. No chest pain, but symptoms started a couple days ago, and are persisting?

Shoulder pain: Common causes include injuries that could be minor or serious as well as arthritic conditions. Will suggest evaluation by your doctor ...Read more

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I woke up today with chest pain on my left side and to my left shoulder down my arm. It's not too painful but is enough to be discomforting?

I woke up today with chest pain on my left side and to my left shoulder down my arm. It's not too painful but is enough to be discomforting?

Chest wall pain: The number one cause of chest pain is not cardiac but chest wall pain. Although a heart attack may come at an early age that would be very rare. There are many risk factors involved such as high blood pressure, immediate family history, smoking and many others. Symptoms could include sweating, nausea, and shortness of breath. Rest your arm, take an nsaid with food. ...Read more

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Over the past 12 months. I've been experiencing left chest pain that starts in my lower chest left side than goes to my left shoulder blade.?

Over the past 12 months. I've been experiencing left chest pain that starts in my lower chest left side than goes to my left shoulder blade.?

Musculoskeletal pain: Most probably musculoskeletal pain. However this needs full evaluation with your doctor because, symptoms are there for over one year. ...Read more