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Are these "pains" Pain with breathing "may" be PLEURISY an irritation/infection of the lining of the lungs HOWEVER MUCH MORE INFO IS NEEDED!
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Where are the pain's
Joint pain/muscle aches?
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Talk to your doctor: You need to get evaluated by your doctors with both a detailed history and physical exam. Need more information on duration of the symptoms and if there any other associated symptoms. Go see your doctor to rule our lung disease (especially in smokers), sleep apnea or heart disease or heart failure. ...Read more
Within the past few weeks, I've constantly felt the need to take deep breaths every 20-30 seconds. Is this ok?
My little brother told me that it hurts him when he takes deep breaths on his left side of his chest. What's causing it and how can we help?
My husband is having pain on his upper back since this morning. It hurts more when he takes deep breaths and when he bends down. What could it be?
Back pain: It could be caused by a number of conditions, with the commonest being associated with the chest wall. Pain on breathing can be caused by inflammation of the muscles of the chest wall or the pleural covering of the Lungs. If he does not have a cough or fever then I would suspect it is probably chest wall related. I would try an anti info such as Aleeve or Ibuprofen. If this doesn't help then see a ...Read more
I've been waking up gasping for air in the night. I have to take deeps breaths to get my air back for an hour. It's scares me. What could cause this?
See ur doc ASAP: This is potentially a very serious symptom that may involve your heart or lungs. See your doc ASAP. Good luck. ...Read more
Athlete. About 20' into exercising I start having trouble catching my breath out of nowhere. If I take deep breath I feel fine again. Happens a few times?
Check with your doc: It can be muscular or plural or lung problems. More information is needed. See your doctor if the pain is persistent. ...Read more
Almost anything: There are so many possibilities to the very generalized symptoms you describe, that only a physical examination can help discover the answer to your question. ...Read more
Costochondritis: The most common cause of chest tightening is inflammation of the muscles that are between your ribs, a condition called costochondritis. This could happen as a result of cold, viral infection, heavy lifting, etc. I suggest taking some over the counter anti-inflammatories to see if it resolves it. If not and it persists, then you might want to see a doctor for eval. ...Read more
Doctor should check: Vibrations during and after eating may be related to food and air moving around in the stomach and intestines. A primary care doctor can talk with the patient to get a better idea of what the sensation really feels like, how severe it is, how often it occurs, exactly when it occurs, etc..., to get a better idea of what the cause is and whether or not it is something serious. Write down symptoms. ...Read more
I feel the need to take deep breath all the time like shot breath. Some times I get stuck taking a deep breath. Frustrated?
Anxiety or bronchosp: Sometimes being conscious of the need to take a deep breath can be due to anxiety, but this can also be seen with bronchospasm in asthma. Some people describe this as a tight or heavy feeling in the chest. Breathing tests can confirm the diagnosis of asthma. A baseline chest x-ray is always helpful in ruling out other diseases associated with bronchospasm, . ...Read more
The area between my chest and a little bit more up hurts a lot. When I take deep breaths it hurts even more. What could it be?
Last night I went to lay down and when I would take deep breaths my chest would feel discomfort for 5 mins. What is this caused from?
I have a really horrible cough. And when have a coughing fit I can't breath I have to try and take deep breaths. This started after a cold.
Can I take deep breath anytime I feel like. Lately I'm conscious about my breathing and when I want to take a deep breath it stops half way.
Anxiety: I suspect you are an anxious person. Try not to think about the breathing and distruct your self with fun activities and intertain yourself. Hope it works. ...Read more
Sometimes I get pain in the middle of my chest kind of to the left and it also hurts in the same area but on my back when I take deep breaths in?
Sitting down my spo2 is usually at 94% but will go up if I take deep breaths or move around ie 96%, 8 months off smoke, will improve or problem?
Not a problem...: If you are sitting down, you are not likely taking a very deep breath, especially if you are overweight. You oxygen level improves with a deep breath so you do not likely have any problems. If you have symptoms of shortness-of-breath you should get an exam by your physician. ...Read more
I feel like I need to keep taking deep breaths. It happens more when I become aware. Almost like I want to yawn but take deep breaths inside - why?
Anxiety and self-: Consciousness about automatic bodily processes can temporarily interfere w/them. Please see your doc to rule out medical conditions. Yawning is similar to deep breathing in that both create a larger intake of oxygen. A clinical psychologist can help w/stress management. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Hello, I woke up about 4 nights ago with slight pain in my upper right back. Hurts when I move certain ways or take deep breath. Now hurts laying down?
I take deep breath my left back hurts so bad. Even when a lil hunch and take a deep breath it hurts. Could this be muscoskeletal pain or something else?
It very well could: Be musculoskeletal pain related to a strain of one of the intercostal muscles (muscles in between the ribs) or one of the back muscles. Though the pain could also be related to irritation of the lining of the lung - the so called pleura - and resultant "pleurisy/pleuritis". The only way to be sure is to be evaluated by a doctur, but your noted procedures suggest that you have already. ...Read more
Chest Pain: What you describe is termed pleural pain, which can be due to a variety of causes. Sometimes it is short and self-limited, as an accompaniment of some infections, but if it doesn't clear very soon, I would make an appointment with your doctor to investigate the underlying cause. It may turn out to be something else, like a condition termed costochondritis. ...Read more
What causes pain in your back just below your shoulder blade thar hurts when you take deep breaths?
I'm having pain when I take deep breaths. Feels like it's on the bottom of both ribs. What could this be?
Chest pain: You may be suffering from pleurisy where the lining of the lungs rub against each other causing pain when taking a deep breath. ...Read more
I have to take deep breaths more often then I normally would, and it hurts when I do. Also, my ribs have sharp pains.
Nerve pain: Fleeting, sharp shooting pains lasting seconds in the chest area may be due to pinching of the nerves that run between the ribs. These may be accentuated with a deep breath. Heart pains are not usually sharp and fleeting. Rib problems may cause sharp pains but usually have a tender spot also. Fleeting pains in the esophagus and lung pains are less likely causes of fleeting sharp chest pains. ...Read more