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Stinging pain in the chest. Had acid reflux. Had a bruising and stabbing in the past. Is that the reason?

Hello there i have been having this stinging sharp pain on my left side of chest . i am female so its kind of on my breast . 1 week ago i was having acid reflux and started pressing into my chest with my thumbs. i wonder if this pain now is from me bruising and stabbing my chest last week. the stinging pain only lasts for 8-10 seconds.
Asked On : Thu, 20 Dec 2012
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The sharp sudden intermittent chest pain is not likely to be due to an injury in the area. It is more likely due to acute gastritis or musculoskeletal spasm or a mild viral lung infection. You need to consult a physician for proper examination.
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Dr. Rakhi Tayal
Answered: Fri, 21 Dec 2012
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