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I have been having right sided chestpain for over 6 weeks now. What could it be? I have had an us and a diagnostic mammo, which were negative. It hurts when i lean forward, lay on either side, at times when i breathe. Also if i turn a certain way and st

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Pleurisy

Your symptoms suggest pleurisy - have you had a chest x-ray? Alternatively, you could be having rib, costochondral junction, or intercostal muscle pain: all forms of rheumatism.
Your family doctor or internist could easily sort through these possibilities for you! good luck!

In brief: Pleurisy

Your symptoms suggest pleurisy - have you had a chest x-ray? Alternatively, you could be having rib, costochondral junction, or intercostal muscle pain: all forms of rheumatism.
Your family doctor or internist could easily sort through these possibilities for you! good luck!
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Dr. Murali Maddipati
Internal Medicine

In brief: It

It sounds like muscular pain, however if it persists even after taking over the counter pain meds you may need further work up like chest xray etc.
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In brief: It

It sounds like muscular pain, however if it persists even after taking over the counter pain meds you may need further work up like chest xray etc.
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Dr. Murali Maddipati
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