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What causes painful breathing?

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Dr. Shashi Dangwal

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Posted on Mon, 11 Aug 2014 in Lung and Chest disorders
Question: When I take a breath my chest hurts sharply. Hurts in the back of what feels like my trachea when I lean backward. When I lean forward, it hurts more in the front of the trachea. When I tilt my head back, base of tongue through base of jaw hurts. Tilting my head forward is not painful. Walking or increased breathing, makes it hurt more.
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Answered by Dr. Shashi Dangwal 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Do consult a physician for a check up.

Detailed Answer:
Hello XXXXXX,

Thanks for posting your query on HCM.

In view of meningococcal vaccine recently, I suggest you consult a physician, who can have a look at you, examine you and advise you accordingly though the vaccine is generally and these may only be known side effects of the vaccine.

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