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Sharp Pain In Upper Right Chest Area
Sharp pain upper right chest/shoulder area past two days. Asthma non smoker, fairly good health. No wheezing, advair and ventolin. What could it be?
Chest pain: Does it increase with taking a deep breath? Is it affecting your breathing? Asthmatics can have a spontaneous pneumothorax that can cause such symptoms. You may want to call your doctor and get checked. ...Read more
Past 5 years severe chest pain, doc say I pulled something, heal in 6-8 wks. Still having sharp pain right in heart area, been to ER many times, no answer.
Had sex last night, afterwards started getting this extremely sharp pain in my stomach&tail bone area, &i had chest pain (like some1 sitting on me) help?
Sounds muscular: Sharp pains typically represent pain when inflamed tissue is moving (like chest wall/abdominal wall). Symptoms described as heaviness ("someone sitting on chest") could relate to cardiac causes but could also be due to respiratory difficulties (ex asthma), as well as stress-anxiety/hyperventilation symptoms. Additional history and exam are required. See your doc if it continues. ...Read more
Can a shoulder injury be causing chest pain? Left shoulder is sore and taking deep breaths cause sharp pain in upper chest. 26/F
Yes: The muscles of your shoulder attach to the chest wall. Pain is often referred there. ...Read more
Yes: Get it evaluated. It may be nothing but important to know what it is so you can be treated ...Read more
Chest pain right after singing. In the middle of my chest sharp pain. Didn't happen till after I stopped singing?
Few causes: There are a few things that could be causing your pain. Most likely, you pulled the muscles and ligaments around the ribs and inside the chest. This may be sore to touch, and actually worsen for a few days before improving. Less likely, you can actually pop your lung by straining. That pain is usually more one sided. If at any time you feel short of breath, you need to be seen right away. ...Read more
Hi, ive just woke up with chest pain in my left side, tried turning over several times but the pain was like a sharp pain everytime I tried.?
Chest pain: If you are a young guy, with no family history and relatively healthy the risk of this being heart is low. In addition if it is reproducible with movement you are more than likely facing musculoskeletal. ...Read more
I keep getting chest pain on the right side it comes and goes it'll leave for couple days then return sharp pain and lasts about 5min to 10min tops.
Chest pain: Given the symptoms you describe you either need to see your doctor as soon as possible or get yourself to the nearest Emergency Room! ...Read more
Chest pain: Insufficient detail to guess at cause etc, I'd suggest an in person or virtual consult via the Concierge service. ...Read more
I am having this chest pain lately for a few days now. It felt like a very sharp pain and I can't relax from it...I had costocondritis before, help?
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?
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 more
I suffer from anxiety. I get chest pain with it also, is that normal? It is a sharp pain that last for a few seconds then it goes away.
I'm having chest pain especially when I breath deeply, there is a sharp pain in the right side of my chest and last night I could hardly sleep?
I'm having chest pain especially when I breath deeply, there is a sharp pain in the right side of my chest and last night I couldn't hardly sleep?
I experienced a dull chest pain that woke me up late last night. It briefly became a sharp pain then subsided. I do have acid reflux and have been t?
Gerd ur age?: If you are less than 30 then it is ok you should take some take some antacids do not eat four hours before you go to bed and elevate your head while sleeping and if you are overweight lose weight and do not take a caffeinated or carbonated drinks and eat small portions if you are above 40 do EKG and get a treadmill test done thank you ...Read more
Turn my head l & r (normal speed) & I get a sharp pain on the r side of my chest. Pain remains w/ deep breaths. 2days now. What can cause this pain?
Chest wall: The behavior of pain appears to be related to motion, i.e., neck movement and breathing. Pleuritic pain is elicited by breathing. But your pain also comes on with turning your head right and left. Anything related to chest wall most likely leads to your symptoms. Please see a physician if this persists. ...Read more