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I am 16, very active in sports, I have asthma, sudden stabbing pain in lower right chest.hurts to take a deep breath,cough, or move.

I am 16, very active in sports, I have asthma, sudden stabbing pain in lower right chest.hurts to take a deep breath,cough, or move.

Did you have any: recent falls or tumbles? Or any upper respiratory cold? Sometimes a rib strain can cause our chest to hurt upon expiration or inspiration (breathing!) So, this could be the problem unless it's deeper involving an organ, like the liver or lower lungs. Have your doctor check it out. S/he can do a physical exam to pinpoint exactly what's going on, and help you! ...Read more

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I randomly get stabbing pain in my right side chest and no matter what I do (move or breathing slower ) nothing works ?

I randomly get stabbing pain in my right side chest and no matter what I do (move or breathing slower ) nothing works 
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Could be many things: but likely given your age, its musculoskeletal type of pain. try advil/ motrin if pain persists for > 6 weeks, consult doctor and obtain imaging, i.e. Chest x ray or CT chest. ...Read more

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I have intense stabbing pain in right side of chest under breast, what could this be?

May be musculoskelet: Your pain may be musculoskeletal, it is best to see doctor for proper m ed and evaluation. ...Read more

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Past 2 days I've had a pinching stabbing pain in my upper right chest comes n goes. Halfway betwensternum and shoulder 2 in below collar bone. Gerd?

Past 2 days I've had a pinching stabbing pain in my upper right chest comes n goes.  Halfway betwensternum and shoulder 2 in below collar bone. Gerd?

Costochondritis: You probably have an inflammation in your rib called costochondritis. This will only occur on one side, is relieved by OTC pain medications, & usually goes away by itself. Did you have a recent viral infection, fall, injury or strain? These things can cause this condition. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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Stabbing pain in right chest with deep breath, cough, and position change. Finished tx for bronchitis/pneu 2weeks ago. Ibuprofen no help. What to do?

Stabbing pain in right chest with deep breath, cough, and position change. Finished tx for bronchitis/pneu 2weeks ago. Ibuprofen no help. What to do?

Prechordial catch: Consider the diagnosis of precordial catch. In a young patient, there may not be a cardiac condition perse but would be advisable to consult with a cardiologist. ...Read more

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Stabbing chest pain right breast bone?

Stabbing chest pain right breast bone?

ER now: In case this is heart or vascular related, i suggest you go to the er now. Time is of the essence. ...Read more

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I have a stabbing pain in my chest sometimes what do you think it is?

I have a stabbing pain in my chest sometimes what do you think it is?

Chest pain: There are many causes of chest pain, the heart is one, intestinal gas and thoracic musculoskeletal pains are very common, anxiety and panic attacks likewise are frequent causes. You should always ask the doctors who see you what they think is the problem you came for and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Anyone know what is a sharp stabbing pain in your left side of your chest?

Anyone know what is a sharp stabbing pain in your left side of your chest?

Almost anything: It could be pleurisy, a nerve pain or even neck pain radiating to the chest. It can also be related to rib pain , costrochondritis or a pain form a costovertebral articulation . A thorough examination should answer the question definitively. See a doctor. ...Read more

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Sharp stabbing pain in the middle of my chest that lasts for a few seconds ?

Sharp stabbing pain in the middle of my chest that lasts for a few seconds ?

Likely your joints: Pain like this is often attributed to the joints in your anterior chest where the breastbone meets the ribs. Costochondritis. ...Read more

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What is this sharp stabbing pain on the left side of my chest? While laying down it hurts to move.

Sharp pain: You need to see your physician or go to the er. There are several possible reasons for chest pain, but cardiac chest pain has the best chance to be healed the sooner it can be gotten to. Don't delay. ...Read more

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Sudden and mild stabbing pain on the random left part of chest that comes and goes and last for 1 - 10 seconds ? what could it be ?

Sudden and mild stabbing pain on the random left part of chest that comes and goes and last for  1 - 10 seconds ? what could it be ?

Gas, stone, gall bla: although fell in the lateral chest and make out from the abdomen and structures like intestinal gas gallstones or kidney stones for the abdomen because this pain. Maybe pleurisy. You need to talk to your physician about this and get an evaluation ...Read more

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I have been having sharp stabbing pain in the middle of my chest and then the pain spreads to the left side of my chest . What could it b?

I have been having sharp stabbing pain in the middle of my chest and then the pain spreads to the left side of my chest . What could it b?

Many things, but: Esophageal spasm is a possibility, but could be of cardiac, gastric, pancreatic, pulmonary or musculoskeletal origin , between others. Tell me more about the circumstances when the pain presents and wether you have any other symptoms or medical problems. ...Read more

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When i lay down at night flat on my bsck i get a stabbing pain in my left chest that last sbout three minutes just about everynight.what is it?

When i lay down at night flat on my bsck i get a stabbing  pain in my left chest that last sbout three minutes just about everynight.what is it?

Chest pains: Pain in your chest is a serious medical condition. It is always a red flag and appointment with your PCP is warranted. See your doctor for further investigation, tests and treatment. Take care. ...Read more

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I started getting pain in the left side of my chest. It's a quick stabbing pain that goes away and comes back later. It started today. What is it?

Stabbing chest pain: Stabbing pain is hardly ever from the heart, also at your age is unlikely, so relax! try to focus on what causes it, what relieves it etc. And then have a physician examine you. Some times it is just a muscle cramp from the chest wall muscles. ...Read more

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Burning and stabbing pain in upper left chest. What could it be?

Many possibities: This could be a lot of different things, some of them serious. I would get into your doctor for a good check up. ...Read more

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I have really bad pressure and stabbing pain in my chest. Is there anything i can take?

I have really bad pressure and stabbing pain in my chest. Is there anything i can take?

A trip to hospital: 40 year old with chest pain and pressure in chest needs to get to hospitalto check out possible heart attack take an Aspirin and take some nattokinase to try to open the blood vessels. ...Read more

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Am getting sharp stabbing pain on my left side of my chest and some times gets flutters?

Am getting sharp stabbing pain on my left side of my chest and some times gets flutters?

Stabbing pain: You may have side pain or side stich which is a short, sharp pain under the rib cage. It is benign and its cause is unknown. Ibuprofen is usually helpful ...Read more

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