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Pain on left upper chest area right under shoulder blade. Is that my lung or my heart. Andcouldihave infection. Cough andbreathing difficulty?

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Dr. John Grobman
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Lung more likely

Pain as described is much more likely to be from the lung, but it should be checked out especially if long standing, worsening, or increased by exertion.
If pain worsens with movement of arms but not with breathing could be muscular from peri scapular muscles.

In brief: Lung more likely

Pain as described is much more likely to be from the lung, but it should be checked out especially if long standing, worsening, or increased by exertion.
If pain worsens with movement of arms but not with breathing could be muscular from peri scapular muscles.
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