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Chest infection with left side chest pain?

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Dr. Gopinath Upamaka
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Can happen

Any infection can cause pain.
Lung, pleurisy and pericarditis can cause left sided chest pain.

In brief: Can happen

Any infection can cause pain.
Lung, pleurisy and pericarditis can cause left sided chest pain.
Dr. Gopinath Upamaka
Dr. Gopinath Upamaka
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Dr. Lakhminder Sandhu
General Practice

In brief: Chest pain

Chest pain can be due to multiple reasons , with chest infection there is higher possibly of having infection of covering of lungs ( pleurisy ) but in saying that causes cannot be ruled out just because there is chest infection.
Best to see consult a doctor. http://patient.info/doctor/chest-pain-pro http://patient.info/health/pleurisy-leaflet

In brief: Chest pain

Chest pain can be due to multiple reasons , with chest infection there is higher possibly of having infection of covering of lungs ( pleurisy ) but in saying that causes cannot be ruled out just because there is chest infection.
Best to see consult a doctor. http://patient.info/doctor/chest-pain-pro http://patient.info/health/pleurisy-leaflet
Dr. Lakhminder Sandhu
Dr. Lakhminder Sandhu
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