Doctor insights on:
Upper Back Pain And Chest Pain Together
Thoracic (Upper Back) Strain (Definition)
Discomfort or pain in the back at the level of the rib cage to the neck. Although upper back pain is not as common as lower back pain, the causes are often the same and include muscle strain or irritation (most common), injury to the spine leading to slipped disc or degeneration, or the pinching of a nerve in the back. ...Read more
Musculoskeletal?: Is most likely but if symptoms persist would recommend talking to your physician. ...Read more
Not likely: Dilation of the thoracic aorta can cause back pain but typically does not cause chest pain. High back pain has many etiologies, work related, posture, mattress that you sleep on, too strenous exercise, back strain etc etc. I would suggest possible something as simple as massage to loosen yourself up. However, at your age, chest pain should not go without a work, especially if it continues. ...Read more
Pain: there are multiple possibilities for what you describe. You need to see your doc to work through the possibilities ...Read more
Ive had mid to upper back pain for 2months now that gets worse when lying down and causes some chest pain. What could it be?
I m having upper back pain n chest pain from last one month.Every morning I wake up I find my upper back and chest pain.Even I m feeling lower back?
M/skeletal: check ur mattress and improve ur posture. regular walking exercises may help. Avoid drugs. ...Read more
Can a gallbladder attack make you feel like you have to cough and have upper back pain & chest pain?
It can: Biliary colic typically causes upper abdominal pain, which can radiate to back, nausea after eating, vomiting. Some attacks feel like chest pain. Not uncommon to get heart attack eval before getting gallbladder eval. Try a low fat diet, increase your hydration, get an ultrasound of your gallbladder when you visit with your doc. Be well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have chest pain and upper back pain who wake up me at night every night, the pain is sharp and last a long time. Can it be heart related?
Chest: It is very possible that that those complaints could be related to the heart as well as possibly the aorta which is the tube that comes from the heart and delivers blood to the remainder of your body, this is probably something that you should get checked with your family doctor and move further if necessary ...Read more
Almost constant upper back pain, occasional chest pain, and shallow breathing throughout the day. The pain gets worse sometimes with deep breaths?
Rib pain: Most likely at your age is a pulled muscle or rib irritation in the area. However if it does not resolve with nsaids, ice/heat and rest, you may want to see a physician to evaluate further. You may want to consider an osteopathic physician (do) to see if manipulation of the ribs might be a treatment option. ...Read more
Upper back pain that radiated to neck area after i tilted head back that gets worst when i bring chin toward my chest.Day later i also have chest pain?
See details.: Then see a doctor and have it evaluated. ...Read more
Urg:persistent mild chest pain only lasts few secs on l/s with upper back pain radiates to r/s shoulder & l/s chest. Cuase?Htn-lisinopril hctz (hydrochlorothiazide) &pcos
Could pancreatitis cause chest pain as well as back pain? My previous question said I had upper back pain worsening with alcohol use.
Started using treadmill & everything was good till i got mild chest pain & pressure on left upper side & today i woke w/left upper back pain?
Or pain in your chest is a serious medical condition.
It is always a red flag and appointment with your pcp is warranted.
Take care. ...Read more
Started treadmill & everything was good till i got mild chest pain & pressure on left upper side days after & today i woke w/left upper back pain?
Cp: Despite your young age every time we hear exertional chest pain we think angina, however exertional CP can be encountered for many other reasons sometimes. My recommendation would be to tell your doctor right away . If you just started and exercise program your muscles can be sore and they can cause pain. At any rate please speak to your doctor. ...Read more
For about the last week I have had upper back pain that hurts in different places in my back and excessive burping with no acid just air & chest pain?
Probably GI: Still you need to rule out heart problems as women frequently have atypical chest pain masquerading as heart problems or circulatory issues. Best to start with your primary doctor and start getting the answers and some reassurance. Expect getting an ekg, blood work and possible x-rays. ...Read more
What causes upper back pain and left chest pain around the same area. Steady sharp pain from area left chest to To same distance straight to upper back ? Feels like a pinch when I'm moving
Many possible, r/oMI: Various issues can yield left chest pain radiating into the upper back. First you need an EKG to rule out a myocardial infarction, as it can present in the manner you're describing, but is usually, but not always, accompanied by chest heaviness, shortness of breath, sweats, and left arm or neck pain. A chest xray will show wether is it pneumonia or maybe just a sprained pec muscle ...Read more
I have chest pain and upper back pain who wake up me every night, the pain is constant and last a long time. I had many heart tests done and they are all good. Can it be related to my heart?
If it's from the-: -pancreas, U can have these symptoms. Also if on BC pills a pulmonary embolism is always possible. Heart tests may not reveal it. B Cn by a pulmonary specialist. ...Read more
Chest pain , like tightness an upper back pain an disoriented, extreme fatigue ...Whats the cause ?
Consider heart: You are56. Any chest tightness should be considered heart until proven otherwise. Especially radiating to your back and associated with fatigue. See your doctor asap. Consider going to the emergency room if it recurs and does not go away within a few minutes. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
- Talk to a doctor online
- Chest pain and lower back pain together
- Pain in upper chest and back
- Chest and upper back pain
- Pain in upper middle back and chest
- Pain in upper right back and chest
- Pain in upper left back and chest
- Upper back pain radiating to chest
- Pain in upper right chest and back
- Lower back and chest pain together