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Shooting pain in area of lower right breast when pressed?

Shooting pain in area of lower right breast when pressed?

See a doctor: This is not likely to be cancer, but with the lifetime likelihood of breast cancer being 1/12, that's always a concern. There are many possible causes, and most of them are benign. Get an appointment soon. ...Read more

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Sharp shooting pain in my right breast?

Sharp shooting pain in my right breast?

Needs palpation: You need to palpate the breast to make sure that there are no nodule or irregular tissue in the area of pain. If you can do selfpalpation it's great otherwise see a doc. ...Read more

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Sharp pains in left breast?

Sharp pains in left breast?

Go see doctor: Pain breast can be from any causes- most commonly a non harmful condition called "fibrocystic breast disease". Most concerning would be breast cancer- at 33 you are at risk and would need eval with either mammogram and/or ultrasound. There are other possible conditions - such as infection, cyst etc- but you wont know unless you go for evaluation. ...Read more

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Sharp pain in the left rib cage under the left breast?

Sharp pain in the left rib cage under the left breast?

Go to ER: Get evaluated by an emergency room physician. ...Read more

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Shooting pain in left armpit?

Shooting pain in left armpit?

Impossible: To say without further history. If severe, best to be seen and evaluated. ...Read more

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Sharp pain in left breast that shoots to my shoulder blade?

Go to the doctor: Pain in the left chest that radiates to the arm or shoulder may be a sign of a heart problem. I can't make a diagnosis on the internet, but that is not a description i would mess around with. Even if this isn't an acute symptom, you need to discuss this with your primary care physician. ...Read more

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I have persistent pain in left breast burning in sensation, somehow pain in armpit, left side of back, left arm and pricking pain medial to left breast?

I have persistent pain in left breast burning in sensation, somehow pain in armpit, left side of back, left arm and pricking pain medial to left breast?

Complicated case: It looks like you are having a neuropathic pain from the distribution of your pain. In any case your presentation is a bit concerning and advise you to see your family doc so that you can get the assessment and treatment. Best wishes ...Read more

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Sharp intermittent pain in the left groin?

Resting , exercise ?: Does the pain happen after exercise, does happen sitting in a certain position?Is ther a firm lump in tngroin, check it with your doctor. ...Read more

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Pain in left breast and shoulder?

Pain in left breast and shoulder?

?: Ok, what would you like to ask about that? How long has it been going on, what other symptoms do you have, what history, what triggered this, etc. Can't answer your question as it is written. ...Read more

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Stabbing pains above the left breast?

Stabbing pains above the left breast?

Musculoskeletal: Stabbing pains in the ches are ussually musculoskeletal or neurological in nature. You should have a cxrays. ...Read more

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Aching pain in left inside upper thigh and groin area. Sometimes radiates to left lower back area. No swelling.

Aching pain in left inside upper thigh and groin area.  Sometimes radiates to left lower back area.  No swelling.

Groin pain: Causes of groin pain include hernia, hip arthritis, tendonitis, nerve pain from spinal nerve impingement, inflamed lymph node, trauma, or pelvic organ inflammation. If it is radiating as you describe, you should have an exam by your doctor. ...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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Pain in left shoulder blade that goes around to under left breast?

Pain in left shoulder blade that goes around to under left breast?

Can you be more spec: Is it present with shoulder motion only or is it present without motion? ...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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Prickly pain stabbing burning in the breast right only and pain in armpit and numbness in right hand?

Recommend seeing: A physician. This could be a number of things. This can include nerve irritation from the neck causing the pain and numbness. Another cause could be a brachial plexus related neuropathy. This could be from injury or a mass exerting pressure on the brachial plexus. Do you have any masses in the armpit of upper out quadrant of the breast? Safest recommendation is a physical exam by doctor. ...Read more

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What could a sharp pain in the left breast area mean?

What could a sharp pain in the left breast area mean?

Breast pain: breast pain can be related to cysts in your breasts but it will tend to change depending on your menstrual cycle; breast pain that persists and with breast discharge or fever or other symptoms may mean something more serious. Any breast pain that does not go away in a couple of weeks should be discussed with your own doctor. Good luck ...Read more

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What could cause a sharp quick pain in left breast area?

What could cause a sharp quick pain in left breast area?

Pain: Causes of breast pain can include cysts, prior surgery, trauma, medications (oral contraceptives, infertility tx, SSRI's), large breast size, premenstrual syndrome, ovulation, period & pregnancy. Your Dr can help determine the cause. ...Read more

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I have a sharp pain under my left breast area, it radiates in my back. It thobs. There are times during the day its fine. Had xrays of stomach, colon, chest , kub, stress test, bloodwork. What could this be?

I have a sharp pain under my left breast area, it radiates in my back.  It thobs. There are times during the day its fine. Had xrays of stomach, colon, chest , kub, stress test, bloodwork. What could this be?

Couple of Things.: Might be musculoskeletal like a pulled muscle or trigger point. Also might be post herpetic neuralgia if you had a linear skin rash in the area before the pain developed. Your description doesn't really sound like classical phn, though. I would lean towards a musculoskeletal origin. If you don't get any further in discovering the cause, you should probably see a neurologist. ...Read more

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Hello.Lipoma removed from my left breast 5years back.now I have sharp pain (off& on)in left breast area, shoulder, arm, sometimes in right breast too.

Hello.Lipoma removed from my left breast 5years back.now I have sharp pain (off& on)in left breast area, shoulder, arm, sometimes in right breast too.

Breast pain: Breast pain is very common, and can be evaluated and treated. Probably not related to the lipoma. Consider a consultation with a doctor specializing in breast disease for a more complete evaluation. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Sharp pain in left breast that shoots to my shoulder blade?

Go to the doctor: Pain in the left chest that radiates to the arm or shoulder may be a sign of a heart problem. I can't make a diagnosis on the internet, but that is not a description i would mess around with. Even if this isn't an acute symptom, you need to discuss this with your primary care physician. ...Read more

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What to do about sharp pain in left breast when taking a deep breath?

What to do about sharp pain in left breast when taking a deep breath?

Deep breath/pain: A sharp pain which actually stops the respiratory effort because of the pain, but when the breath is slowly inspired, disappears is probably "pleuritic" (lung) pain, caused when shallow breathing (while sitting at a desk, for example) allows the unexpanded lung surface to stick to itself like a collapsed balloon. A deep breath at that point causes pain as the lung expands. ...Read more

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Sharp pain in left breast sometimes when breathing in. Happens once in a while and lasts for about a minute. Only hurts when breathing in but it's worst pain I have ever felt.

Dr. Eric Wang Dr. Wang
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See a doctor: Pain in the breast while breathing in is not a specifically recognized sign of anything, however anytime a patient describes something as "worse pain i ever felt" that means you need to see a doctor asap, possibly even go to the er. ...Read more

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Carrying in groceries. One sharp pain in left breast. Doc says heart is fine. Muscular?

Yes, Muscular: If it is a sharp one time pain while doing a physical activity, i would agree with your doctor that it is not your heart. ...Read more

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I have sharp pain in left breast feels like pulled muscle. Hurts when move arm or move wrong and when still. Slight pain in shoulder. Help please :(?

Ribs: Sharp pain in the breast may be related to a "jammed" rib , called intercostal neuralgia. The pain is sharp and stabbing, may be in the front or back. A related condition is costochondritis, which is an inflammation of the cartilage where the ribs attach to the breastbone (sternum). I advise that you see a good pain management physician. Dr. Charles april is located in la. ...Read more

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

Dr. Gutti Rao Dr. Rao
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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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I'm experiencing a sharp pain underneath my left breast ?

I'm experiencing a sharp pain underneath my left breast ?

If concerned>see Dr: Pain underneath left breast could be coming from chest wall, lungs or heart. Listing the various causes won't be helpful as you won't be able to diagnose yourself. If you are concerned you should see a physician for an examination. Better safe than sorry. ...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