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Tight sore knot feeling under breastbone. Middle to left of abdomen Gurgling a lot. Rumbling. Uncomfortable feeling ?

Tight sore knot feeling under breastbone. Middle to left of abdomen
Gurgling a lot. Rumbling. Uncomfortable feeling
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Gastritis?: Could be an irritation of your stomach or duodenum. Try Prilosec OTC, avoid acidy foods, caffeine, and spicy foods, and if it doesn't improve in 3-4 days, have your doctor check it out. ...Read more

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If you're always sore by your breastbone what should I do?

If you're always sore by your breastbone what should I do?

Costochondriitis: Inflammation of the cartilage which attaches the ribs to the sternum is called costochondritis. You can use anti-inflammatory meds, and avoid lifting or carrying heavy objects for a few weeks. ...Read more

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My breastbone clicked and is sore when I do certain stretches movement 28 year old male asthmatic no other health issues.

My breastbone clicked and is sore when I do certain stretches movement 28 year old male asthmatic no other  health issues.

Costochondritis: This is most likely an inflammation of the joints between the ribs and the breastbone. This is called costochondritis. It would not be related to your asthma unless you have recently had episodes of hard coughing. ...Read more

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I have been taking omeprazole for some 10 years. I get a burning in my tongue and sore breastbone occs. I am 70 can this prevent cancer.?

I have been taking omeprazole for some 10 years. I  get a burning in my tongue and sore breastbone occs.  I am 70  can this prevent cancer.?

Prolonged Heartburn: Please make sure you are seen by a gastroenteropolgist... The ppis can relieve the heartburn but you canstill have serious issues like barrett's espohagus or even cancer. ...Read more

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My like need pop , my back do too. It is sore to touch my breastbone and my ribs. My ribs will cramp up too. My BP was 120/70 two days. Heart issue?

My like need pop , my back do too. It is sore to touch my breastbone and  my ribs. My ribs will cramp up too. My BP was 120/70 two days. Heart issue?

Please reask Q: This is unclear what you are asking, please rephrase. If you are saying you have a sense or feel joints "popping, " that is often a normal response or can be from increased fluid in the joints after injury/trauma / recent illness. If it is musculo-skeletal, then it is not a heart issue, particularly at your age. ...Read more

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Shoulder blade pain, breastbone pain, lower back pain, rib pain, seems to wrap around my body, started severe 5 days ago. Slight cough and sore ?

Shoulder blade pain, breastbone pain, lower back pain, rib pain,  seems to wrap around my body, started severe 5 days ago. Slight cough and sore ?

Go to the Doctor: I believe the question as asked is the perfect definition of when one needs to be seen by their family doctor. Something is wrong. Your body is telling you to get some help. You need to be seen and examined by the doctor you trust most. ...Read more

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I'm confused by symptoms Ive had for a week(breastfeeding lack of sleep ?anxiety something serious): radiating chest/breastbone pain&sore glands

I'm confused by symptoms Ive had for a week(breastfeeding lack of sleep ?anxiety something serious): radiating chest/breastbone pain&sore glands

Sounds like you're: dealing with a newborn and maybe have some physical sx's that an MD should evaluate. Also sounds like you're getting run down. Any help with baby duties? What happens when you have some down time? Or, is that out of the question? Do you have a partner? Can you express milk and have the partner administer and you rest? How's your nutrition? Too many ?'s. See the MD first. ...Read more

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Can gallbladder hypokinesis cause breastbone to be extremely sore with gas entrapment?Can omeprazole cause delayed gastric emptying?Gas trap solution?

Can gallbladder hypokinesis cause breastbone to be extremely sore with gas entrapment?Can omeprazole cause delayed gastric emptying?Gas trap solution?

Not usually but can: Biliary dyskinesia usually causes pain under the rib age on right side although pain in upper abdomen, lower chest or back is possible. It is atypical for it to cause extreme soreness in breastbone, sounds more like gastroparesis or GERD related symptoms. A thorough evaluation by a gastroenterologist or general surgeon and further work up is necessary. ...Read more

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28, Shooting, cramping & squeezing pains in chest, ribs, and breastbone ( in both sides) that last a few seconds to a few mins. Same pain by armpits. Area is very tender and back/neck muscles fee sore & tight. EKG, X-ray, stress test ok. Cardiac ?

28,  Shooting, cramping & squeezing pains in chest, ribs, and breastbone ( in both sides) that last a few seconds to a few mins. Same pain by armpits. Area is very tender and back/neck muscles fee sore & tight. EKG, X-ray, stress test ok. Cardiac ?

Shooting pains: Sharp, shooting, fleeting pains in the chest, often aggravated by a deep breath, are frequently due to pinching of intercostal nerves or muscles which run between ribs. Are you performing any exercises or activities which put strain on the rib cage? Are you experiencing cramps in other areas of the body? If so get checked for deficiencies of calcium,magnesium and potassium. Discuss with your MD ...Read more

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