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Does chest pain include pain that seems to be in the ribs in the back of the chest?

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Dr. ALADIN MARIANO
Surgery - Thoracic
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In brief: Yes

Anything about that part of the body bordered by the neck above, and abdomen below is part of the chest.
Your particular question refers to the chest wall.

In brief: Yes

Anything about that part of the body bordered by the neck above, and abdomen below is part of the chest.
Your particular question refers to the chest wall.
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Dr. Vasudev Ananthram
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Yes heart disease, aortic dissection and blood clot in the lungs which are all life threatening conditions can cause pain in the front or back of the chest.

In brief: Yes

Yes heart disease, aortic dissection and blood clot in the lungs which are all life threatening conditions can cause pain in the front or back of the chest.
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