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How can you describe pleuritic chest pain?

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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice
2 doctors agree

In brief: CP

Chest pain due to heart diasese is called cardiac chest pain.
Causes are depicted in the cartoon. Signs and symptoms and treatment vary with the cause of chest pain. Pleuritic chest pain worsens/occurs when you take a deep breath.

In brief: CP

Chest pain due to heart diasese is called cardiac chest pain.
Causes are depicted in the cartoon. Signs and symptoms and treatment vary with the cause of chest pain. Pleuritic chest pain worsens/occurs when you take a deep breath.
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao
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Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Worse with a breath

It is pain that gets worse with a deep breath or a cough.

In brief: Worse with a breath

It is pain that gets worse with a deep breath or a cough.
Dr. Mark Stern
Dr. Mark Stern
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