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What could cause burning in chest after taking a hot tub?

What could cause burning in chest after taking a hot tub?

Many things: The same thing that causes chest burning at other times: angina, gastroesophageal reflux, gastritis, peptic ulcer, esophagitis, non-ulcer dyspepsia, cholecystitiis, fibromyalgia, costochondritis, and myo-fascial syndrome, to name a few. ...Read more

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What are these red bumps on my chest, neck, shoulders and stomach? Allergic to the hot tub?

What are these red bumps on my chest, neck, shoulders and stomach? Allergic to the hot tub?

Infection: Hot tub folliculitis is caused by a bacteria, pseudomonas aeruginosa, that grows in the hot water when chlorination is inadequate. Your can treat foliiculitis with otc antibacterial creams or washes or you can try dilute vinegar on the skin. Get that hot tub water tested & don't go back in until you and the tub are in good health. ...Read more

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I was in a hot tub and within two days I have acquire a bad rash behind my ears and all over my shoulders and chest and arms. What could it be?

I was in a hot tub and within two days I have acquire a bad rash behind my ears and all over my shoulders and chest and arms. What could it be?

Hot Tub Folliculitis: Hot tub folliculitis is an infection of the skin around the lower part of the hair shaft (hair follicles). It occurs when you come into contact with certain bacteria that live in warm, wet areas.
Hot tub folliculitis is caused by the bacteria pseudomonas aeruginosa. This form of bacteria survives in hot tubs, especially tubs made of wood. Controlling the acid and chlorine level prevents this. ...Read more

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I have red itchy bumps on my neck, ears, face, back and chest. I have been in a hot tub this weekend and think that it is chlorine rash. Am I right?

I have red itchy bumps on my neck, ears, face, back and chest. I have been in a hot tub this weekend and think that it is chlorine rash. Am I right?

Hot tub: There is a condition called hot tub folliculitis that is usually due to a pseudomonas infection. You should check with your dermatologist. ...Read more

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My husband has a burning sensation on the head of his penis. No pain with urinating. Could it be our hot tub or laun. Detergent, or shower soap?

My husband has a burning sensation on the head of his penis. No pain with urinating. Could it be our hot tub or laun. Detergent, or shower soap?

Yes: Irritation of the sensitive tissues of the genitals and face can occur from exposure to chemicals with fragrance, different pHs or caustic ingredients that can be found with soaps, detergents and pools/hot tubs. ...Read more

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Cause of hot, on-fire warm burning in left chest during exercise (also during rest)? Stress echo oct 15 normal (but Sx since). CMRI normal, mild LVH.

Cause of hot, on-fire warm burning in left chest during exercise (also during rest)? Stress echo oct 15 normal (but Sx since). CMRI normal, mild LVH.

Left chest burning: May be GERD/ reflux. Try ranitidine 150 qd and or prevecid 30 qd and see if helps. Sometimes can have costochondritis which is irritation of chest wall, then you would feel pain when pressing on chest -motrin can help>Check gb. In the echo was the septum symmetric or asymetric as septal asymmetry can cause chest pain. May also rarely have spasm as opposed to actual atherosclerosis f/u/ w/ doc ...Read more

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What are some possible causes of burning in my mouth, throat and chest? It feels like I gulped down a hot drink and has been going on for two days

What are some possible causes of burning in my mouth, throat and chest? It feels like I gulped down a hot drink and has been going on for two days

Burning: There are multiple possibilities, including acid reflux. You need a clinical examination to make an accurate diagnosis.
See your medical doctor or an ENT specialist. ...Read more

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What causes 5 second burning sensations, like hot spots, on the chest, arms, back, and abdomen? All bloodwork ok, EKG ok, holter ok. Pinched nerve?

What causes 5 second burning sensations, like hot spots, on the chest, arms, back, and abdomen? All bloodwork ok, EKG ok, holter ok. Pinched nerve?

Chest pain: Hi, most likely anxiety, which causes the patient to breathe faster and therefore for a seconds the blood calcium level falls and causes this sensation, blowing a paper bag might help. ...Read more

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I had a c-section on 3/3/15 how long until I can get in a hot tub and do I need to do anything since I am breast feeding?

I had a c-section on 3/3/15 how long until I can get in a hot tub and do I need to do anything since I am breast feeding?

6 weeks: You're at increased risk of infection of the lining of the uterus for about 6 weeks post partum whether delivered by c section or vaginal ...Read more

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Can anxiety cause "hot spots"? A burning sensations in arms, back, between breasts, under left breast. No rash or redness. Just a feeling of pain.

Can anxiety cause "hot spots"? A burning sensations in arms, back, between breasts, under left breast. No rash or redness. Just a feeling of pain.

Possible: Anxiety can definitely cause physical symptoms in the head, chest, back and arms. But these can also be signs of other serious health conditions so you should see your doctor and have a thorough examination so that you can treated for the correct problem. ...Read more

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Used clorox cleanup to clean tub. Wasn't even in bathroom for 5 minutes. Chest feels a little tight and nauseas but no burning feelings. 28 weeks preg?

Used clorox cleanup to clean tub. Wasn't even in bathroom for 5 minutes. Chest feels a little tight and nauseas but no burning feelings. 28 weeks preg?

Inhaled fumes: Sounds like you inhaled some fumes. Either buy a different cleanser or dilute the one you presently have or make sure that the room is well ventilated or have your hubby do that task! ...Read more

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What cause burning in chest while eating?

What cause burning in chest while eating?

Heartburn issues?: Short answer: avoid spicy & greasy foods, tomato-foods, mints, alcohol, tobacco, caffeine, chocolate, late night meals before bed. Long answer: distinguish acid versus non-acid causes of reflux & rule out motility problems of the esophagus & stomach. You may want 1st to try behavior & diet changes above, assess response to otc acid blockers (h2's are weaker than ppi's), & see GI doc if persistent. ...Read more

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I have a burning pressure in my chest. Spirometry values were normal. What could be the cause of this?

I have a burning pressure in my chest. Spirometry values were normal. What could be the cause of this?

Depends: Could be gastro-esophageal reflux disease (gerd), or acid reflux. Could be angina. Could be neuropathy from a pinched nerve coming out of the thoracic spine. Could be shingles. ...Read more

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What could cause a burning feeling in my chest and a little bit in my throat?

What could cause a burning feeling in my chest and a little bit in my throat?

GERD: Sounds like acid reflux or gerd. Try antacids like maalox or acid reducers like zantac (ranitidine). If persistent, see your primary doc or GI specialist. ...Read more

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What could cause pain, pressure and burning in my chest and pressure near my ears?

What could cause pain, pressure and burning in my chest and pressure near my ears?

Pain: If yo have a fever may be a virus. If not may be allergic. Suggest you check it out with your doctor. If bad enough do it today ...Read more

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Burning, hard heavy swallowing, pain in chest between the breast. What could be the cause?

Burning, hard heavy swallowing, pain in chest between the breast. What could be the cause?

Esophagus issue: These symptoms sound like an esophageal disorder. This avenue between mouth and stomach can become inflamed, leading to chest pain or fullness as well as difficulty swallowing. I would recommend you purchase Omeprazole over the counter, a once a day acid blocker that will likely alleviate symptoms. If not substantial improvement in a few days then seek out a gastroenterologist. ...Read more

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What could cause a burning pain in my lower throat/ upper chest?

What could cause a burning pain in my lower throat/ upper chest?

Pain/throat/chest: The commonest cause of sumptoms you describe is gastro esophageal reflux.You can try over the counter Prilosec or prevacid (lansoprazole).If you still have the symptoms you should cosult your doctor as it may be esophagitis and may need endoscopy.Rare cuses are inhalant allergy, gall bladder disease. ...Read more

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I want to know what's the cause of chest burning?

I want to know what's the cause of chest burning?

Many causes: If you want to know the cause of your chest burning, you're going to have to have some testing. It can be cardiac related, gastrointestinal, neuropathic, dermatologic, or possibly even muscular. ...Read more

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What could cause burning chest/lung pain?

What could cause burning chest/lung pain?

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

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Causes of burning. Ache in chest. Can it be caused by metformin?

Causes of burning. Ache in chest. Can it be caused by metformin?

Possible: Metformin can cause gastrointestinal upset when first starting medication or after increasing dosage. Should go away within a few days of starting medication. If this isn't the case, consult your doctor. ...Read more

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Can a stomache bug cause chest pain and burning in arms?

Can a stomache bug cause chest pain and burning in arms?

Maybe: It can cause generalized aches and pains, not normally limited to chest and arms. ...Read more

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Could constant nausea and a burning in your chest be caused my over-dosing on anti acids and heartburn pills?

Could constant nausea and a burning in your chest be caused my over-dosing on anti acids and heartburn pills?

Doubtful.: Antacids and heartburn pills tend to help nausea and chest burning rather than cause it. More likely is the scenario that your underlying problem that is causing the nausea and heartburn is not under good control. You probably need to see your doctor or a gastroenterologist to optimize that treatment regimen. Good luck. ...Read more

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What would cause bad burning in my chest, and back?

What would cause bad burning in my chest, and back?

Burning sensation: The key to medicine is getting a thorough detailed history of your symptoms and then do a complete and thorough physical examination and when appropriate laboratory and imaging examination. Then when all of the information is available you can have a discussion with your physician and plan what to do to treat it and avoid having it again! ...Read more

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Burning in back and chest when coughing. This has happened several times over the past two years following bouts of coughing. Possible causes?

Burning in back and chest when coughing. This has happened several times over the past two years following bouts of coughing. Possible causes?

Cough and burning: Could be reflux. and the acid is refluxing into your lungs causing coughing. Consider trial of ranitidine 150 qd and or prevecid 30 qd day and see if it helps. Elevate head of bed when sleeping with pillow under mattress Avoid caffeine, alcohol smoking soda spicy foods and see if helps / may need to check for h pylori a bacteria that is associated w/ gastritis f/u with doc ...Read more

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Can migraines also cause a burning sensation the the center if the chest?

Can migraines also cause a burning sensation the the center if the chest?

Rather unlikely: The chest problems need assessment, as could be heart origin, or costochondritis, but not a part of migraine. ...Read more