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Cough with congestion, right chest, shoulder on fire. Pain getting worst. Solution?

i was sick for about three months alot of coughing, still coughings but nothing like before just a lot of congestion, so that s some background. Now for about a month my right chest to under my right shoulder blade is on fire! ive contended with the discomfort of being sick and with the shoulder pain without treatment because i am broke and have no insurance but the pain is really becoming worse and it has begun to concern me. I m curious as to what it could be and hope you may be able to shed some light. Thank you.
Asked On : Sat, 10 Nov 2012
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you have coughing and right side chest pain for past few months.
You should get done a chest x ray and see a chest physician .
this could be a chest infection which is causing the pain and cough.If pain is more on taking breath then there is more chances of it being a infection in the lungs which is coming to the covering of the lungs ie the pleura.
You may require antibiotics.
If you smoke stop doing that.
In doubt do reply
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