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Chest pains. Pain while breathing. Any idea what it could be?

Hi, over the past few months I have had infrequent chest pains (once every couple of months). However this past week or two, have been happening more and more often (few times a day). I am 17 years of age, male, and am very fit, as I am on a dance course. I am worried, as it is sharp pains to my chest which only last for a couple of minutes, but hurt when I breathe. Any ideas? Thank you.
Asked On : Mon, 28 Jan 2013
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Your description seems to indicate some injury to your rib giving rise to the pain.
Please get a check up with doctor and discuss . you may need some investigations like x-rays etc to reach a diagnosis and proper treatment .
It will be better to take rest till you get a check up .
Answered: Sun, 7 Jul 2013
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