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I have very sharp pains in my left side under arm pit breast and ribs under my left breast ?

I have very sharp pains in my left side under arm pit breast and ribs under my left breast
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Lots to consider: This could be very insignificant to very significant. If you are concerned, please be seen urgently. This could be a simple strain of the are, could be shingles developing or could be a significant process such as a blood clot to the lungs. If in doubt, check it out! ...Read more

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Pain on my right side under my breast in ribs?

Pain on my right side under my breast in ribs?

More info: The first thing one thinks of is gallbladder but more info is needed. When do you get pain? What type? How long does it last? Anything make it better? Anything make it worse? Does food affect the pain? Have you had any surgery ? How long has it been there? Have you tried any medications? Did they work? Did you injure yourself? Pulled muscle etc? Has anyone done any studies? Need a bit more. ...Read more

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Have pain under left arm and breast?

Have pain under left arm and breast?

Most likely..: Sprained chest wall muscle or rib issue. Try aleve (naproxen). If pain persists, see your doctor! need more info. Is it positional? Does moving make it hurt? Unlikely to be arm or shoulder. ...Read more

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Pain in my right breast?

Pain in my right breast?

Not good!: If you have breast pain, you need to be seen and examined and perhaps have some testing done. You may have a simple problem but one does not know until seen and examined. Serious things can cause breast tenderness. See your pcp/gyn/breast care surgeon or other. Don't delay! ...Read more

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Pain at the rib under my left breast?

Ibuprofen: Muscle and skeletal pain can be helped significantly with over the counter medication. If not resolved or gets worse see your clinician. ...Read more

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Pain under my left breast and top of rib cage?

Pain under my left breast and top of rib cage?

Best advice anyone -: Can give you would be to get seen ; evaluated by your pcp. Getting anxious about it will not help, but make you more anxious. Pain there could be from a number of reasons. Take some nsaids and see the response. But you must see your pcp urgently. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have swollen lumpy areas under my left armpit and left breast. Shooting pains into left breast and swollen areas. Also pain under right breast, ect.

Dr. Paul Grin Dr. Grin
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I have swollen lumpy areas under my left armpit and left breast. Shooting pains into left breast and swollen areas. Also pain under right breast, ect.

See Your PCP: Any swollen lumpy areas in the armpit that does not resolve itself in two-three weeks should be evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more

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Shooting pain in my left arm and under my arm pit and breast?

Age: As part of question age is important. At 42 female heart not high on list. Multiple possibilities. Cervical nerve entrapment. Peripheral nerve entrapment. Intrinsic shoulder problem with referred pain down arm. Mass deep in "arm pit". Muscle spasm. ...Read more

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24s old - sharp pain under left breast pain under left side under rib hurts and sharp pain about belly button?

Pains: If you can see your primary doctor within a day that should be OK. If there is any delay please have someone take you to the nearest Emergency facility. You will be examined and labs etc. may be ordered. The Emergency team will keep an eye on you and also discuss your issue(s) with your doctor. All should go well - please keep me informed. ...Read more

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Tenderness my left under my rib cage?

Tenderness  my left under my rib cage?

Depends: Could be muscle, rib irritation, lungs, or abdominal problems. I would try tylenol (acetaminophen) or anti inflammatories, rest and monitor. Maybe heat. See what makes symptoms worse and better. Even if associated with eating. Then see doc if no improvement. ...Read more

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Been experiencing pains under my left breast under my left ribcage. It is sharp and radiates to my shoulder typically lower portion, pain comes and go?

Been experiencing pains under my left breast under my left ribcage. It is sharp and radiates to my shoulder typically lower portion, pain comes and go?

Sharp pains are: usually related to musculoskeletal problems. Heart pain is usually dull and aching pressure like a toothache. All the same, if the symptoms persist it would be reasonable to be evaluated by a health care provider to help with either of the potential issues. ...Read more

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I have left sided pain under my rib cage with burning in left breast and chest pain.

I have left sided pain under my rib cage with burning in left breast and chest pain.

Many causes: Most concerning left sided pain is associated with the heart, but many other causes include trauma, costochondritis, anxiety, stress, gastroesophageal reflux, and sometimes from abdominal organs such as bowel. Stomach , gall bladder, etc. In the chest pleuritis, pneumonia, pulmonary embolism, collapsed lung etc. You should consult physician for physical examination and testing if appropriate. ...Read more

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Sharp pain under left breast shooting down into my left arm. Any advice?

It could be muscle : Strain(usually sharp pain), rib pain or heart related(usually squeezing mid-sternum). Check for any blisters( if positive, could be due to shingles) go see your dr for ekg and a thorough exam! ...Read more

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What is this sharp pain in my chest under my left breast?

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What is this sharp pain in my chest under my left breast?

Cp: CP can be due to various causes. Heart attack, pericarditis, aneurysms, costchondritis, pleurisy, pneumonia, acid reflux, cancers, esophageal spasms etc. ...Read more

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Sharp shooting pain under left breast, what is it?

Could be one of many: Things. Could be chest wall pain because of rib problem, could be chest pain because of heart, lung, esophagus or stomach problem. See your doctor for a physical exam. ...Read more

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What would cause burning pain in left shoulderblade, under armpit in left rib cage along bra line, under left breast, and in left side arm near bicep?

What would cause burning pain in left shoulderblade, under armpit in left rib cage along bra line, under left breast, and in left side arm near bicep?

Burning pain: Have you experienced a rash in that same area? You are describing the pain that one sees with shingles. The pain will follow the path of a nerve affected by the reactivation of the virus that causes Chicken Pox. ...Read more

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Why do I have a pain under my left breast, like pinching?

Why do I have a pain under my left breast, like pinching?

Pain in the breast.: Pain inthe breast may be benign lesion but again it may be a malignant tumor.Seek the help of a good surgeon who will investigate your problem well. ...Read more

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I have pain under my left breast that radiates to my back?

I have pain under my left breast that radiates to my back?

See a doctor: See a doctor or ER ASAP. You need an exam to fully evaluate. Worse case scenario is something with your heart. Best case scenario it is musculoskeletal. Err on the side of caution and get checked now. ...Read more

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If I feel a little pain under my left breast. What is it ? I'm scared :/

If I feel a little pain under my left breast. What is it ? I'm scared :/

See your doctor: I don't have enough information to answer your question. You could see your doctor or join Healthtap and get a one on one consult with a doctor on line. ...Read more

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I am having occasional pain under my left breast...it lasts only for few seconds..help plzz dr..

I am having  occasional pain under my left breast...it lasts only for few seconds..help plzz dr..

Get checked: Without a proper exam of the painful area it would be difficult to give the best answer. Consider giving us more info or see your doctor. ...Read more

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I had this like pain under my left breast for few minutes usually happens at night when i'm lying in bed?

I  had this like pain under my left breast  for few minutes  usually happens at night when i'm lying in bed?

Seek consultation: Any persistent symptom should be evaluated. Seek consultation with your ob/gyn or primary care physician. ...Read more

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I have chest pain under my left breast, what to do?

I have chest pain under my left breast, what to do?

Depends: Thirties person having left chest pain absent cough, fever, or sob. If male then needs eval for heart disorder. In either sex might reflect costochondritis, inflammation of rib/cartilage junction, which should be exquisitely tender to direct palpation. See an osteopath. If tietz's syndrome then a single cortisone can resolve the problem; provided excess mechanical activities are avoided. ...Read more

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Why do I have a pain under my left breast going toward the middle?

May possibilities: Worse with deep breath? Worse with movement? Worse with exercise? Affected by meals? It can be anything from costochondritis (rheumatism), to acid reflux, to serious issues like pleurisy, blood clots or your heart. Your age and risk factors would help narrow it down. You should see your doctor. ...Read more

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Am experiencing a sharp pain under my left breast. What could this be?

Could be many: Things. Could be chest wall pain because of rib problem, could be chest pain because of heart, lung, esophagus or stomach problem. See your doctor for a physical exam. ...Read more

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I have a pain under my left breast that hurts when i stretch or cough.?

Costocondral pain: The cause of the pain depends on whether or not there is swelling at the site of the pain, if it was initially associated with an infection or physical trauma, and a few other things. Try naproxsyn sodium (aleve) to see if it helps with your pain, and talk to your physician to narrow the list further. ...Read more

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I feel nauseous and have pain under my left breast down to my rob cage?

I feel nauseous and have pain under my left breast down to my rob cage?

Need more info: Unclear with these complaints the cause. You should contact your physician with these complaints for further evaluation. ...Read more

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I have pain under my left breast and it hurts more when I'm breathing and coughing what could it be?

You need to go to ER: These typed of symptoms warrant a medical evaluation to ensure that you are not having a life threatening event. It is not possible to give you a clear answer of the nature of the complaint without a physical exam. Please do not delay and go to the nearest urgent care or emergency room. ...Read more

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I am a 30 yr old female with pain under my left breast on my ribs that is getting worse. What can cause this?

Costochondritis: Inflammation catiledge painful to touch can be induced by coughing viral illness. Best treatment hot towels or heating pad. Motrin otc if no reason you should not take. If persistent see physician. ...Read more

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Pain under my left breast, on my ribcage. The pain is not excruciating. Just stabs a bit then disappears ? What is this ? The cause ?

Possibly gas: This could be gas or musculoskeletal.If pain is brought on or. Increased with pressure in the area ,musculoskeletal.If relieved by antacid then ;has?If none of above then unlikely cardiac at your age but you could check with your primary doctor. ...Read more

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I have a sharp pain under my left breast. I have no other symptoms except that sharp pain. Ive had it for two days now. What could it be?

If you can: reproduce the pain by pushing on the area it is most likely costochondritis which is inflammation of the rib and cartilage junction near the sternum. It can be treated with anti-inflammatory medications such as Ibuprofen. ...Read more

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Having this heavy pain under my left breast, it gets worst when i,twist and sleep on my left side. Pls what could be the cause. Am 29 a female smoker?

Need "smokescreen": You need to see a MD and have your lungs and heart evaluated as you are a smoker and this "screening" is necessary to rule in or out a cause for your pain. By the way, you are only 29 years old and with your smoking you may have a short "lifetime" of heart and lung issues if you don't quit smoking now. ...Read more

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Pain under my left breast and top of rib cage?

Best advice anyone -: Can give you would be to get seen ; evaluated by your pcp. Getting anxious about it will not help, but make you more anxious. Pain there could be from a number of reasons. Take some nsaids and see the response. But you must see your pcp urgently. Good luck. ...Read more