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My father is experiencing heart problems.

My father is experiencing the situation in which the following things are occurring: 1 - his left arm lifts and his left side hurts 2 - his back is now hurting 3 - he is having trouble breathing sometimes with a sharp pain in his chest like plursy. he had an x-ray of his lungs which showed black but he was a heavy smoker for many many years. I dont know if there is fluid build up as there has not been a doctor returning the reading of the x ray yet today
Asked On : Thu, 15 Jul 2010
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Hello kristina.heart pain is not dependent on movement of arm or shoulder.this simply looks like muscular can give anti-inflammatory like diclofenac.he should be alright.
Answered: Tue, 6 Sep 2011
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