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What Could Be Causing My Chest Pain
Many things...: Heart attack, pulmonary embolism, pneumothorax, pneumonia, pleurisy, cardiac arrhythmia, pericarditis, esophageal reflux, gastritis, peptic ulcer disease, angina, shingles, costochondritis, musculoskeletal injury, and other conditions. You should get this looked at immediately, especially if new-onset. ...Read more
I've already been 2 the hospital for chest pain twice. Both times normal EKG chest xray. What could be causing my chest pain. It comes and goes. Im 17?
Many reasons: There are many reasons for this and the best thing is to get a full workup by your doctor. Causes when EKG and CXR normal: drug use, anxiety, recent lung infection like pneumonia or bronchitis, smoking (anything), reflux disease, coronary vasospasm, subtle cardiac rhythm abnormality not caught on EKG, and others. ...Read more
Had EKG it was fine that's three this year question is what could cause my chest pain it's sharp pain stabbing could it be my acid reflux or aniexty?
Chest pain in a 22 yo is rarely causec by heart problems ; the normal ekg's suggest your heart is fine. Reflux or anxiety can cause chest pain that is usually squeezing or a pressure/tightness.
Sharp stabbing pain makes me suspect a musculoskeletal cause. Consider seeing an osteopath who does manipulation or a good chiropractor- see http://bit. Ly/1kgd0xp acupuncture or homeopathy may also help. ...Read more
Several things: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more
Been to er for chest pain, ecg,blood's,xray all fine, still having chest and middle back pain. Any idea what could cause my ongoing chest pain?.
Of course your heart: Is the most critical concern however there are many other issues that can cause "chest pain" Without a thorough history, physical examination and additional testing this is not a problem that will be diagnosable over the internet. See a health care provider for a thorough evaluation. ...Read more
What could be causing my symptoms? Frequent chest pain, pounding heart, constant palpitations. Especially after I eat my heart pounds and palpitates.
What could be the cause of my sudden chest pain? I am just lying down. Something like a tightened rubberband pressure in center
What could be causing my nightly left side chest pain? It's dull and achy, but can become sharp. It is causing stiffness in my neck and shoulders and I also have occasional blurred vision and a terrible time concentrating. Been happening every night for a
Physical appointment: It sounds like you have a constellation of symptoms bothering you right now. It would be a good idea to visit a physician to work out the different causes of your left sided chest pain along with your other symptoms. Be ready to tell your doctor about your medical history, any medications you take and allergies you have. A physical examination and check of your vital signs in person is a good idea ...Read more
HIDA scan showed my gallbladder function was zero percent, causing my chest pain, etc. What would cause it to stop working like this?
GBBiliary dyskinesia: Biliary dyskinesia = medical term 4 when the GB has "pooped out" due 2 chronic overstimulation. Common causes include acalculous cholecystitis (GB inflammation/infection w/o gallstones), high fat diet, & obesity. Rarely, serious probs like sclerosing cholangitis, liver disease, & GB cancer r culprit, tho these will b checked when the GB is removed. BD causes bloating & nausea after fatty foods. ...Read more
Chest pain: Many possible causes for what you describe, no way to advise particulars with the limited information here. Should go see your doctor to find out if something is wrong and what to do. ...Read more
When does it occur?: Could be many things, depends on the character, timing and what brings it on. Could be lung inflammation, rib or chest wall muscle pain, shingles, your stomach, liver, pancreas or your gall bladder. It might even be your heart if it occurs with exertion and goes away with rest (dextrocardia?). You need to have it checked by your doctor. ...Read more
I have been having chest pain on and off for over a month. I lift weights but the pain is not consistent with my workouts. What could be the cause?
Yes: There are a number of causes. You should be evaluated. At age 20 it is unlikely it is cardiac. ...Read more
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