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Worst Imaginable Chest Burning
Prickly chest pain, almost like a needle in center of chest, some chest tightness and shortness of breath but not severe. Headache. Asthma? ER?
Usually if your chest burn, it could be an issue with digestion. Although whenever you have issues with your chest be sure to contact your dr to be evaluated. Usually heart problems cause chest pressure or pain right under the sternum, but not chest burning. The esophagus runs through the chest and if its irritated, it could give the feeling of ...Read more
Dry unstoppable coughing attacks, sob, tightness in chest, constant burning throat and chest painful to cough, headache?
Cough: A cough can be one of the most perplexing and elusive of symptoms to pin down. From what you have said an allergy, bronchitis, sinusitis, medication effect, chemical exposure, asthma, reflux, among others may be possible. You will need to see a doctor with some skill in the area of cough and be willing to possibly devote some time to getting to the bottom of it. ...Read more
-shortness of breath
-sensation burt stuck
everything worst after eating deep fried
is it gerd?
Maybe: Firstly, it is normal to have so e reflux, and i consider it a disease when there is organ damage (esophagus, throat or lungs), or significant lifestyle impact which is only determined by the patient. Don't worry though, gerd is not life threatening, and can be made worse with anxiety. You'll be ok. ...Read more
Tightness in chest burning seasation in shoulder into arm random sharp like a knife in chest head & back ache negative echo and stress getting worse?
Chest pain: There are many causes of chest pain, the heart is but one, intestinal gas and thoracic musculoskeletal pains are very common, anxiety and panic attacks likewise are frequent causes. You should always ask the doctors who see you what they think is the problem you came for and what to do about it. ...Read more
Horrible headache w/moderate heaviness in chest & burning pain in l/s arm & sharp pain in chest 5-6 on pain scale no sob cause?Hist:htn pcos
See doctor: Hard to say what this is as yet although such symptoms do require further investigation. Htn in 17 yo should be investigated to rule out secondary causes of HTN (like renovascular causes, hormonal causes). Pcos pts have a high incidence of Insulin resistance and increased risk for CAD due to a constellation of atherosclerotic risk factors. Check echo, consider pericardial disease, dvt, etc. ...Read more
Shortness of breath little chest tightness no chest pain but pain in upper back worse when i walk?
Wake up with shortness of breath chest discomfort burning squeezig center of chest spreads to arms.
Persistent dull ache & tightness in chest area?difficult to explain...slight burning sensation?Do not have cold/flu or chest infection,non-smoker 24yo
Anxiety: I understand your concern. I commend you for not smoking. Thank you for informing use of Nurofen (Ibuprofen) and Oxycodone. Lack of response for your symptoms by these medications, lack of chest infection and smoking history indicates Anxiety due to stress. Burning sensation may be due to Nurofen. See Psychiatrist for Therapy, Relaxation, Meditation, Do Yoga, Tai Chi, Exercise, nature walks ...Read more
Weakness, fatigue, fast heart rate, feels like something stuck in throat, burning throat and stomach.
Depends on pattern: Are these symptoms that you have all the time or is there a pattern: mostly with meals, when you lie down at night, when you climb the stairs or do something strenuous, or just randomly when you might be sitting? While reflux or anxiety may explain these, the weakness and fatigue with these symptoms is concerning and I would recommend a check - up this week to determine a cause! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Chest pain middle right. Smoker. Diabetic (2), burning squeeze - comes in contractions. Thoughts?
Constant chest burning mid chest somewhere between breastbone and neck. All cardiac workups good. Doesn't feel like heartburn. Is GERD possible?
Yes: Burning chest pain with neg heart studies and no cardiovascular risk factor is gerd until proven otherwise. Change your diet and avoid food that trigger the chest pain like coffee, sodas, fatty fry food, spicy/hot food, acid fruits, broccoli, garlic, onions etc. Loose weight if overweight, avoid tight clothes, don't eat 2h before going to bed, eat 6 smaller meals a day, exercise. ...Read more
F/23 burning sensation in upper chest, radiating heat. worse when at rest. skin on chest very sensitive/irritated, no rash. has lasted on/off ~5days?
Anxiety vs....: Something! It is often hard to understand how feeling stress or anxious could cause skin symptoms such as these, but in a young person your age, that is the most likely cause. HOWEVER, the significant disease causes of this are in the connective tissue disease realm: lupus, scleroderma, dematomyositis, cryoglobulinemia, rheumatoid arthritis. Reduce stress, observe, see doc in 2 weeks if persists ...Read more
Sharp stabbing shocking pain in right temple,same pain back of neck,left shoulder&chest&shortness of breath gets worse when laying,bend over,beath in?
Pain in upper chest whenever breathe heavily, feels like heart beating very quickly, occasional belching, sharp throat pain when gagging?
Upper chest pain-radiates left&right but mainly left; real bad Arm weakness; headaches; upper back pain & tightness in neck-should blades. suffering?
Not diagnosable: Your pain is not diagnosable over the internet. I urge you to see your doctor for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Ears, mouth, chest, sternum, lower ribs, & abdomen all have a sharp stabbing & burning feeling. Change in bm is the only other difference. Causes?
Achy chest in 26 yo female. Heart attack? Gradual pain but nothing sharp everything just aches. chest and arms. scared it might be heart attack.
Doctor can evaluate: Age 26 is very young, but everyone has a risk of a heart attack. The real question is "How low a risk?" that takes into account a person's factors, such as her age, other illnesses, her HDL (good cholesterol), her TG, her LDL (bad cholesterol), her family history of heart disease, whether or not she is overweight, if she exercises, family history of diabetes, personal history of diabetes, etc... ...Read more
Chest pain: Go see a doctor asap and get checked. Go now if this is new and is accompanied by shortness of breath and/or nausea, sweating, dizziness, or if you have a cardiac history, or a family history of it, or risk factors such as high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol, obesity, or you smoke. Not all chest pain is cardiac, but this needs to be ruled out first, especially if exertional. ...Read more
Cough, fatigue, shortness breath (one flight of stairs +60% heart rate), wheezing/rattling right lung only, slight pains in left rib and right back ?
Right shoulder blade, sharp stabbing burning pain, w/ burning in right armpit. Not getting better w/ rest or exercise, only inflames it more. Ideas?
What did you do?: Did you have trauma or injure the arm. First of all need a good history. Now since the pain has persisted see your doctor for exam. You may need further testing ...Read more