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What can cause a sharp stabbing pain under the collar bone?

What can cause a sharp stabbing pain under the collar bone?

Lots of things: Muscolulo-skeletal pain, pinched nerve, pulmonary problem, soft tissue changes. Go to your doctor for a history and physical.

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White could cause pain under my collar bone?

White could cause pain under my collar bone?

Pain: Your description needs more info. It can be due to a muscle strain of the sternal head of the pectoralis major. The trapezius or your scalenes can also cause pain as well as nerve impingment.

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Dull pain under left collar bone, slight lump in same area. I'm also having an issue with my left arm, feels slow an hard to move. Chest feels heavy.

Dull pain under left collar bone, slight lump in same area. I'm also having an issue with my left arm, feels slow an hard to move. Chest feels heavy.

Brachial plexitis: By your description, it may be that you have inflammation or compression of the brachial plexus, which are an accumulation of all motor and sensory nerves controlling the arm. This resides just under your collarbone e. Need to be evaluated by your doctor.

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I feel sharp pain under my collar bone on left side of my chest on exercise/exertion and anger/panic/stress. I am on bp & diabetes meds. Male. 34. Is it dangerous? What to do? Why is it happening? Is it angina?

I feel sharp pain under my collar bone on left side of my chest on exercise/exertion and anger/panic/stress. I am on bp & diabetes meds. Male. 34. Is it dangerous? What to do? Why is it happening? Is it angina?

See cardiologist: You may well have problem with coronary disease because of your diabetes. There is obviously something wrong with your heart and you need to consult a cardiologist ASAP since the problem can be very serious.

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Hi I have a sharp pain under my right collar bone when I cough or take a deep breath it is excruciating? For months now

Hi I have a sharp pain under my right collar bone when I cough or take a deep breath it is excruciating? For months now

Chest pain: You have shared no information with use, not even your age or medical history. If it is "excruciating" and gone on for "months", please see a doctor as it may be a serious condition.

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How do you tell the difference between laberal and rotator cuff pain? My pain is under my collar bone, on top of shoulder and sometimes upper arm.

Let explain: Symptoms of a labral tear depend on where the tear is located, but may include: an aching sensation in the shoulder joint catching of the shoulder with movement pain with specific activities there are different types of tears of rotator cuff. Partial tear, full they cause pain with movements and limitation especially when you try to left your arm above your head, you need MRI on the shoulder.

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I have floppy heart valve. Sometimes get chest pains and pain under collar bone. Did stress ECG dr said some part of it looks like an m. What cn b wrong?

Floppy mitral valve: This needs to be confirmed by echocardiogram. The severity need a to be identified. It can be associated w other chest pain, shortness of breath or palpitations. Increase water intake, avoid caffeine and slowly increase daily activity. Please consult with your cardiologist.

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Pain under collar bones, left neck/armpit/rib. No infection. 2015 enlarged lymphnode removed left neck, benign. Gastritis=no nsaids​. OTC treatment?

Pain under collar bones, left neck/armpit/rib. No infection. 2015 enlarged lymphnode removed left neck, benign. Gastritis=no nsaids​. OTC treatment?

Tart cherries?: If you are sure that these symptoms are not from something severe, you maight want to try TART cherry juice concentrate- one ounce twice a day for 6 weeks

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What can cause pain in neck under left collar bone cancer?

What can cause pain in neck under left collar bone cancer?

Many things: Sure cancer can cause pain anywhere, but pain can be a symptom of many things. Please see a healthcare provider if this is a problem.

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Sharp pain under left side of my collar bone, what could this be?

Sharp pain under left side of my collar bone, what could this be?

Hard to say: There are numerous potential causes and a detailed exam and appropriate studies can determine the cause. There is a joint that is known as the acromioclavicular joint and it can be involved in a number of inflammatory and arthritic conditions and this may be the cause. Consider being seen.0.

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Went for xray for glands in chest. All clear. Have pain in chest and under collar bone now for ovr 6 mnths? Eck 6 mnths ago normal. Blood count normal

Went for xray for glands in chest. All clear. Have pain in chest and under collar bone now for ovr 6 mnths? Eck 6 mnths ago normal. Blood count normal

CT: That region is difficult to image because of the bone. A ct of that area is a consideration. If your primary care doc is thinking muscle injury or lymph nodes MRI is also a possibility.

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Why do I get intense pain and pressure under my collar bones? It comes and goes in waves. It radiates to shoulder blades and neck. I get back pain too

Need to examine: It is not feasible to know without examining you. One cause of the symptoms you described is large breasts. If you are overweight, it would help to lose weight. If the symptoms persist, do see your doctor. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine.

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Female, recently got a small ball like form above the left breast but under the collar bone. Hurts when touched, had it for 4 days now. What is it?

Female, recently got a small ball like form above the left breast but under the collar bone. Hurts when touched, had it for 4 days now. What is it?

Lymoh node: Had to say without doing an exam, but most likely an infected lymph node. Put warm washcloth on it. Should get smaller with time. Go to doctor if it gets much bigger.