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Pain in the right side of the chest - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Lung and Chest disorders
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions

Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   hi doc, i wanna ask u about the pin that i have in my chest
User :   right side
User :   and i can'tbreath well
Doctor :   ok since when is this?
User :   1 year
Doctor :   any history of trauma in recent past?
User :   or less
User :   yea
User :   when i born
Doctor :   what happened that time?
User :   it's too pain and the doctors said that it's just steff
Doctor :   steff?
Doctor :   i dint get you
User :   so what can i do
User :   do u think it's cancer
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   it needs a few investigations
Doctor :   before you arrive at a diagnosis
Doctor :   an examination is a must
Doctor :   you must visit a pulmonologist
User :   aha im using Voltareen cream
Doctor :   get an examination and x ray
User :   but what do u expect
User :   ?
Doctor :   thats anti pain cream has it been helpful?
User :   no
Doctor :   it could occur due to infection also
User :   but when i use vex that helped me
Doctor :   in the covering of lungs called pleura
User :   mentol u know it is it
Doctor :   due to which every time lung expands it hurts
User :   i see
User :   aha
Doctor :   or it could be injury to ribs
Doctor :   also
Doctor :   which has made that area tender

Doctor :   are you there?
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