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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?
If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...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
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.
When i sink my chest in/bend forward.. Sternum pain /slight shortness of breath. Cardiac issues have been ruled out. I'm 22yr?
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.
Sharp pain in middle of my chest or upper abs.Hurts to cough & sneeze. Tender to touch. Just below sternum. Causes shortness of breath & lightheaded .
See your doctor now: Go to your doctor now, if you can't get in, go to the er. ...Read more
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
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