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Sharp Pain In Chest When Yawning
Yawning is opening the mouth semi-voluntarily while taking a long, deep breath of air. It is a type of reflex action controlled by the brain (a person cannot yawn on command). Yawning is normal, and usually due to drowsiness or tiredness. However, excessive yawning that happens much more often than normal may be caused by vagus nerve signals, due ...Read more
Anything else?: If you have shortness of breath or cough, if the pain feels like squeezing pressure or if there is arm or neck pain. If you are sweaty, lightheaded, dizzy, or nauseated with it, then go for immediate evaluation. If it gets worse or doesn't go away, you should seek attention. ...Read moreGet help now ›
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Having sharp pain in chest when I eat or lay down for a week. What is this? Is this life threatening?
No: it is not life threatening you may have problem with stomach irritation , try Zantac 150 mg twice daily it is available over the counter OR you may try Prilosec once daily available over the counter. If not better please see your physician ...Read moreGet help now ›
Sharp pain in chest hurts to take a deep breath and to be in certain postures any thought what it is or is it just from sleeping on my side too long?
Pericarditis: The desctiption of your symptoms, plus your young age, makes your chest pain seem to be from "inflammation of the liniting of your heart" a.ka. pericardits. You might consider taking Advil/Ibuprofen regularly and see if that helps over the next 72 hours, as long as you do not have any contraindication to Advil. Other causes coul dbe musculosketetal (aka costochonditis) in case you lift weights. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Chest pains: Many possibilities from musculoskeletal through cardiac. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Whole life I had this chest pain that happens rarely. I take a deef breath & i feel a sharp pain in chest, I feel a pop, & then its gone. What is it?
Mgt/workup: Pain when you take a breath in may be caused by irritation, inflammation or infection of the pleura/pleural space. As a precaution, I would advise a visit with your physician, since more information is needed, and a chest radiograph as indicated. A virtual appt available online. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Sharp pain in chest-near heart, started yesterday, but only hurts when coughs & breaths. Had similar pain before but this is diff. -for my dad (45 y/o)
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I am having pain on my right lower abdomen that goes into my back, sometimes it's on my left side, extremely nause and felt sharp pain in chest.
Abdominal pain: Go get checked out by your doctor, lots of things can cause those sx, some benign, some serious............ ...Read moreGet help now ›
Left sided sharp pain in chest today. Comes and goes, random. Doesn't seem caused by anything specific. Upper chest and behind breast. Concern?
Chest pain: Yes it is a concern while it may be nothing workup is necessary to rule out cardiac condition ...Read moreGet help now ›
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