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Pain Left Side Under Breast Bone
Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more
Get pain under my breast bone on the left side it is sharp that last between s few seconds and a few minutes?
Sharp pains under: the sternum or breast bone can be from many different things, but more importantly they need to go away and not bother you. If they don't, then you need to get some help from a healthcare provider. At your age the most common cause for sharp pains is costochondritis which is an inflammation in the cartilage connecting the ribs to the sternum. No one knows the cause. But you can also have othe ...Read more
i am having pains like sharp high above my breast bone on the left side now today it has moved to the right sometimes what could this be?
Is it tender?: If the area around your breast bone/ribs is tender to touch you may be suffering from a benign inflammation of the area known as "costochondritis". Over the counter anti-inflammatories and local heat may go long ways to help resolve the symptoms. If the pain is not reproducible to palpation, gets worse with exercise or by taking a deep breath you need to see your MD as soon as possible ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What does it mean when I have a sharp pain on the left side right under my breast bone above my rib cage?
Why is it that when i laugh or breathe deep i get bad pains on my left side at the top like just under my breast bone?
I have been getting pains just under left breast bone it's almost like a stiche pain and pain radiates round my neck and back only on left side ?
Ans: You need to give a good history and have a pe. It does sound muscular skeletal. But if bothers you be checked out ...Read more
See your doctor: He/she will listen to you, perform an exam, possibly run some tests, and let you know what's going on. ...Read more
I've had a productive cough for nearly 6 months, as well as chest pain on left side of breast bone. 27 year-old male, who smoked for a year. Cancer?
Possible, but doubt: Lung cancer can occur in 27 yrs old who smokes, but chance is very low. Even if it is cancer, not likely from smoking at this point. If having lung cancer is causing severechest pain, you likely have other symptoms as well..Wt loss, fatigue/malaise, coughing, night sweat etc...So, your symptom of pain likely musculoskeletal strain/sprain. Please see doc for eval..U should stop smoking! good luck. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I've had a sudden onset of pain in my left side, pain in my chest under my breast bone and 2 large bruises have appeared on thigh.
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