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Dr. Gutti Rao
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Chest Pain (Definition)

The chest resides between the neck & abdomen. Chest pain refers to ...Read more


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Hi everymorning i experienced chest pain but theres a time i dont experience chest pain i slept on a mattress everyday what does it mean? Thanks

Hi everymorning i experienced chest pain but theres a time i dont experience chest pain i slept on a mattress everyday what does it mean? Thanks

Nonspecific: The symptom is nonspecific but could be muscular discomfort due to positional factors during sleep. The chest discomfort appears noncardiac since you don't experience it during exertion during the day. If symptoms persist, consult your physician who will take a history, perform an examination and,if deemed advisable, may order tests like a cardiac stress test or chest xray to rule serious causes ...Read more

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What does it mean if I have some chest pain between my boobs?

What does it mean if I have some chest pain between my boobs?

Do not ignore: The range of causes goes from innocent to very serious. Please consult for doctor now. ...Read more

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I have a flash of chest pain across my upper chest (going from right side to left side) that has been happening daily. What could this mean?

I have a flash of chest pain across my upper chest (going from right side to left side) that has been happening daily. What could this mean?

Causes of chest pain: There are many causes for chest pain that range from muscular or skeletal (costochondritis) to esophageal spasm or gastoesophageal reflu (gerd). More serious issues like angina are also possible causes of pain. Your doctor should be notified to get to the bottom of the problem and speed your road to recovery. ...Read more

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What does atypical chest pain mean?

What does atypical chest pain mean?

Atypical...: Chest pain due to heart pain has certain features like substernal pain that radiates to the jaw and left arm, pain described as pressure-like, etc.Chest pain that does not have these classic features is called atypical chest pain. Atypical chest pain is less likely to be due to the heart but still could be so testing to rule out the heart may still be indicated, especially if no other source found ...Read more

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What is chest pain mean in healthy teen?

Chest pain: Lots of possible causes, means should get checked to diagnose cause of the symptom. ...Read more

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What do episodes of severe chest pain mean?

What do episodes of severe chest pain mean?

Severe CP: Chest pain that is severe, lasting more than 30 min is considered an emergency needing you to seek immediate medical attention. It could be an heart attack, pulmonary embolism or aneurysm, all life threatening conditions which need to be ruled out before considering less severe causes. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have light chest pain off and on.?

Unclear: It is very unclear from your description on how to answer. Would see a physician. He can best determine what is going on by asking you specifics about the pain and then deciding what test if any are needed. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you having light chest pain off and on?

Many things: At 27 the odds of heart attack are small. It could muscles, joints, pleurisy, Redux and more. If it is family member light pain does not rule out their heart. Some feel little or no pain in fact. If it is concerning then see a doctor. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you smoke crystal nd you get some chest pain?

May get heart damage: Smoking Cocaine can lead to coronary artery spasm and give your a heart attack. I have taken care of several coke addicts who had this problem and actually suffer real myocardial infarctions (heart attacks). Go see your doc asap. ...Read more

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What does it mean to constrict chest pain to the upper right of the chest?

What does it mean to constrict chest pain to the upper right of the chest?

Probably muscle: Could be muscle or joint or bone related. Sometimes gall bladder disease can cause referred pain. ...Read more

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What does it mean if I have chest pain right between my breasts?

Many causes: Chest pain is a symptom that should be evaluated by a doctor. There's a long list of possible causes. Many are not serious but, of course, a few can be life threatening. So do yourself a favor and go see your family doctor. You'll be glad you did! ...Read more

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Does the symptom chest pain mean that I have chronic cardiomyopathy?

Does the symptom chest pain mean that I have chronic cardiomyopathy?

Not necessarily: Although patients with cardiomyopathy may experience chest pain, the symptom of chest pain does not necessarily indicate that cardiomyopathy is present. If the chest pain is recurrent or persistent, especially if associated with difficulties breathing, you should be evaluated by your primary care physician. ...Read more

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What does chest pain mean in a teenager ?

Chest pain: Most chest pain in teenagers is cause by chest wall muscles or bones and is harmless. You can confirm that by pressing the area with your hand and if the pain is cause by pressing you have confirm it. However, rarely the pains can be caused by rare lung or heart diseases, so if the pain is not reproduced by pressing on the chest wall, you should see your doc and get evaluated. ...Read more

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What does constricting chest pain to the upper chest mean?

Heart problem?: Could be angina ... Need to consult with your md to get your heart check ... ...Read more

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