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Sternum Pain And Shortness Of Breath In Pregnant Women
I'm pregnant with chest pain and shortness of breath. I will not have a chest CT angiogram. Will the Drs just put me on heparin without me havin ct?
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
US showed 2x1x1 cm dense calcific mass on anterior sternum. Pain, shortness of breath. 35 yo female. Possibilities?
6 wks pregnant, shortness of breath. Never experienced it this early w/other pregnancies. A lot of women say it's normal from hormones. Is it normal?
What test(s) do doctors run to rule out pulmonary embolism in a pregnant woman? 20 gs wks, no leg pain, shortness of breath, cough and chest pain for 4 days after long distance traveling.
Xray -> VQ -> CT: Without leg symptoms, one would not perform a leg ultrasound (DVT US). With SOB, a chest Xray is first choice, and can be performed safely by shielding the baby. If Xray is normal, then a nuclear medicine VQ scan is performed. If the VQ scan is indeterminate, a CT Pulmonary Angiogram is performed, with settings designed to reduce radiation dose to mother and fetus. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
When i sink my chest in/bend forward.. Sternum pain /slight shortness of breath. Cardiac issues have been ruled out. I'm 22yr?
I have a recurrent feeling of pressure on my sternum x several days. No chest pain. No shortness of breath really, just a heavy feeling in chest.
I've been having discomfort, shortness of breath, dry cough in upper sternum area. It is getting worse over time it feels like something stuck?
Shortness of Breath: Shortness of breath can be dangerous so call your pcp to be sure it is not a sign of something more serious. If just due to bronchitis or a smoker's cough, using a warm humidifier to break up secretions in the bronchi can help. A chest x-ray otherwise may be needed. ...Read more
Every time i go running i get extremely bad pain around my sternum and ribs/lungs. It hurts when i breathe deeper and shortness of breath.
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