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Tight sensation in middle of chest hypersensitive to physical sensations sometimes interpreting even my hair on my face as pain i experience an ?

Tight sensation in middle of chest hypersensitive to physical sensations sometimes interpreting even my hair on my face as pain i experience an ?

Anxiety, panic?: Tight sensation in the middle of chest in a 20-year-old individual could some times be due to an underlying anxiety disorder. Hypersensitivity to physical sensation could also be due to the same mechanism, inducing what is called hyperesthesia. However such an assumption can be made only after excluding physical conditions; see your doctor please. ...Read more

Tightness (Definition)

Tightness can mean different states at distinctive times. The most common is the complaint of tightness of chest, a feeling of discomfort, real or perceived, seen often in patients with asthma or panic disorder, or heart attack. Your physician ...Read more


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Wondering why I have a tight sensation on the chest inbetween the breasts, could the possibly be muscle related as i did lat pull downs on friday?

Wondering why I have a tight sensation on the chest inbetween the breasts, could the possibly be muscle related as i did lat pull downs on friday?

Certainly possible: The pectoralis major muscle bellies originate from the anterior chest wall just off the edges of the sternum. A chest workout may certainly cause some local muscle-bone interface pain and discomfort between 1-3 days after a workout. This muscular pain should steadily resolve. If the discomfort feels deeper than your chest wall or does not show improvement in 3 days, see your pcp. Nsaids may help. ...Read more

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Feeling tightness in chest and popping sensation cause?

Feeling tightness in chest and popping sensation cause?

Chest tightness: At your young age chest tightness is most likely due to anxiety and tension but more information is needed to exclude rib cage inflammation or strain, pleurisy,esophageal spasm,etc. Your physician can evaluate you and advise you best. ...Read more

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Persistent dull ache & tightness in chest area?difficult to explain...slight burning sensation?Do not have cold/flu or chest infection,non-smoker 24yo

Persistent dull ache & tightness in chest area?difficult to explain...slight burning sensation?Do not have cold/flu or chest infection,non-smoker 24yo

Anxiety: I understand your concern. I commend you for not smoking. Thank you for informing use of Nurofen (Ibuprofen) and Oxycodone. Lack of response for your symptoms by these medications, lack of chest infection and smoking history indicates Anxiety due to stress. Burning sensation may be due to Nurofen. See Psychiatrist for Therapy, Relaxation, Meditation, Do Yoga, Tai Chi, Exercise, nature walks ...Read more

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Been having tingling the left side of my body along with tightness in chest along with a cold sensation in throat and chest. could it be my heart?

Been having tingling the left side of my body along with tightness in chest along with a cold sensation in throat and chest. could it be my heart?

It could be your: heart but it is more likely to be a general condition like viral infection or something pulmonary. If your symptoms persist you should make an appointment with a health care provider to be checked out. ...Read more

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Having chest tightness and numbness in both arms numb and tingly sensation in both arms and hands

Having chest tightness and numbness in both arms numb and tingly sensation in both arms and hands

Although : Although this could be from hyperventilation or a panic attack, there is still a possibility of a heart attack. I recommend that you call 911 and be evaluated at an emergency room. ...Read more

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Chest tightness,starts yesterday evening.Ecg,chest xray,blood test normal.But now there is weird feeling in the jaw n burning sensation in upper chest

Chest tightness,starts yesterday evening.Ecg,chest xray,blood test normal.But now there is weird feeling in the jaw n burning sensation in upper chest

Symptoms : Probably experiencing anxiety symptoms but from out here no way to know with certainty. If you're concerned checking with the doc who knows you best is most likely to be helpful. ...Read more

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Chest Tightness (Definition)

Chest tightness is a squeezing sensation or sense of heaviness within the chest. If this sensation occurs in response to the heart not receiving enough blood, it ...Read more