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Chest pain after an injury. Pinching pain when bending and breathing. What is it?

I got hit really hard in my chest that knoked me down onto tile flooring. My chest began to hurt upon waking up in the morning around the entire left breast . The pain is a constant tight pinching and now right above the left breast when i move, bend, reach and breath? This took place 2 days ago and the pain has not subsided? What could it be?
Asked On : Mon, 20 Aug 2012
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You need a chest xray to rule out rib fracture or underlying lung contusion.

Answered: Mon, 20 Aug 2012
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