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Pain In Upper Right Chest Area
I have chest pain in my upper right chest area near my armpit. It only happens when I take deep breaths, bend over, and cough. No other symptoms.
Hard to tell...: For how long have you had symptoms? Did anything seem to bring them on? Do you have fever? You should be examined as these symptoms can be due to things such as upper lobe pneumonia, pneumothorax, lymphadenopathy in the armpit, hydradenitis of the armpit and even breast issues. ...Read more
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
25 year old gal who has been having pain in right upper arm and chest areas. It feels like a pain that is hard to describe, should I be worried?
See a doctor : Your problem seems to be a musculoskeletal complaint, and an orthopedist , rehab medicine, or sports medicine specialist may be the best person to see. I don't know how active you are or what sports you do regularly to comment more on this, but you may want to set up a consult on HealthTap to get more information and perhaps a referral to focus on the issue. If you have a PCP to refer you, do it ...Read more
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
Without: knowing what exactly knowing what is going on with your medical history it impossible to tell. This usually is fluid in the stomach you hear, but if you have an illness there could be fluid in other parts of the body. ...Read more
Son has been having left chest pain that he says he can feel in one small area and says it only happens when he doesn't move alot. He's 14, ?
Chest pain: Chest pain in a 14 year-old is very atypical especially when it hurts when he doesn't move. Is it positional? Worse with a deep breath? Was he doing anything athletic or traumatic within the last week? Is there a bruise or discoloration at the site? Has this ever happened before? So many questions....Best thing to do is have it checked by a doctor who might be best to get a chest xray to start. ...Read more
I was feeling a chest pain earlier. It felt a bit sharp in the overall area of my chest. The pain would stop and return after a while. What is this?
Get checked. : Many possible causes, get your self checked by a primary care md asap. Don't delay! ...Read more
Please some one help me chest pain more to the left constely same area for long time i seen many doctors but no help please please help ?
Chest pain: Not enough information but what you say suggests its musculoskeletal and not from deep in your body. Ask one of your many doctors to explain to you what is going on. ...Read more