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I have a pain in my upper left ribs by my heart. Why?

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Dr. Steven Ajluni
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Chest pain

Chest wall pain in the rib cage can be sharp and aggravated by palpation or deep inspiration.
Movements like chest expansion/contraction bring on the pain.

In brief: Chest pain

Chest wall pain in the rib cage can be sharp and aggravated by palpation or deep inspiration.
Movements like chest expansion/contraction bring on the pain.
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