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Tightness In Left Breast
Chest wall: Generally that is caused in the chest wall or breast structures. It could possibly have a cardiac relation but that is much less likely. Read more
Tight cramping sensation left breast Heart area. About a minute long. No other complications. History of inflamed chest wall and anxiety, palpitations?
Discomfort and pain starting below my left breast and going up to my shoulder. Also hurts through to my back as well. Feels tight as well.
Chest pain?: Your compliants falls into description of chest pain. There are many causes of this symptoms from plain anxiety to very serious ones such as heart attack. See your doctor asap or go to er if you feel symptom are getting worse. Let it be sorted out and get right advise. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I feel chest tightness in my left chest behind and above my left breast. I also feel off balance from time to time. Been happening 4 months. Ideas?
Chest tightness: 4 months of chest pain and loss of balance. You need stress test and ekg. Sometimes stress test can be falsely negative. If pain persists you will need to rule out coronary artery disease. An angiogram is needed to prove or disprove coronary disease if pain is not relieved. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hello I have pain in breast area and side of left breast swollen. Back pain as well. I have been wearing tight bras but still doesn't explain back pain?
See your doctor: Pain in your breasts may be due to several reasons: hormonal disbalances, fibrocystic changes, large size (which may cause back pain), not well fit bra (maybe your case), masses, etc. The only way to sort through possible conditions is to get evaluation by your doctor who may also advise you to perform other studies (X-ray, sonogram). Please don't delay the exam hoping that pain would go away. Read more
Off and on pain over top of left breast towards center. Don't have tight pec muscles cause I stretch them regularly as I work out. Annoying pain?
A simple question is if your bra is too tight.
Also if you do a self exam do you feel a lump as there is a chance you have a small cyst that gets irritated. Read more
What is causing pain under left breast above or on the rib cage after ablation which causes left chest tightness and sob.
Post procedure: Post procedural mild pericarditis.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have been dealing with, for over a year, a tinglng feeling under my skin of my left breast. I also feel a tighting of muscles underneath in lung?
Breast exam?: Have you had a breast exam or mammogram? I would recommend this to make sure there is nothing worrisome going on. If that is normal, you may be having spasm of your pectoral muscles. Try massage, alternating ice and heat, and anti-inflammatories like ibuprofen Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
40 yr old black woman swollen tender breast tubuligation 18 yrs ago left breast bigge than right tightness in chest?
See your doctor: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. Read more
I have lump above my left rib towards under my left breast dat kinda moves. .....I also have pain when I cough because of it and gets tight?
Since a few days there's a sudde sharp pain above left breast, but yday it went till my left arm which felt really tight. Nausea attimes. Female 18?
I get a tight pain feeling under an in my left breast, my armpit and into my shoulder blade, then it turns in2 proper pain if I hold my breath it eases?
See below: Shoulder pain could be from the shoulder or referred. Common referred sources include: abdomen, heart and neck. Shoulder sources include: arthritis, labral tears, instability, tendinitis, rotator cuff tears, bursitis, painful bony spurs etc. Shoulder blase pain can be from the neck or bursitis around the blade. Ribcage pain can be from rib joints. Its important to establish a diagnosis. See ortho. Read more
I'm 20yrs old. I live in TX. I'm very active on sum days but I recently starting to feel tight muscle on top and below my left breast. Went to my primary doc and then many test they said I was fine and healthy. Doc saix I been stress out and have anxiety bu
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I have this really tight, pulling feeling I have this really tight, pulling feeling that occurs every now and then in my left breast, I am not sure if it is my heart, rib or breast but im pretty sure it is my breast. I inhale deeply, and it pulls and real
Painful/tender left breast near armpit. Get bouts of tight chest and shortness of breath and dizziness. Feels like I may collapse and feel unbalanced.
What causes a 10 second feeling of tightness and pressure at the top inside of left breast and sternum? PCP says not heart. Fear cardiac problem!
Few other options: Esophagus spasms can do this as can breast pathology. One simple way to tell if its ur heart is to press the chest area and if it hurts, its not you heart, except in one condition-pericarditis, which is inflammation of the lining capsule of the heart. But you have to press deeper, instead of a surface press. Otherwise anxiety is another consideration as this causes adrenaline and cortisol rushes. Read more
I have a left breast lump, burning stomach pain (on tecta), headaches (lots of pressure), enlarged left chest bone, occasional tight chest pain. Help.
Go see doctor: Pain breast can be from any causes- most commonly a non harmful condition called "fibrocystic breast disease". Most concerning would be breast cancer- at 33 you are at risk and would need eval with either mammogram and/or ultrasound. There are other possible conditions - such as infection, cyst etc- but you won't know unless you go for evaluation. Read more