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Can pericarditis effusion be caused by chest injury

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Dr. Salah Saad Shoman MD

injury?? What if they have already had damage done to the liver as a result of the alpha 1 antitrepsy could a blow cause life threatening injuries? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Salah Saad Shoman ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Rovena Murati MD

My son was hit in the chest and had trouble sleeping last night and still is experiencing discomfort. Should I be concerned? View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rovena Murati ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shafi Ullah Khan MD

I went to emergency room for a chest injury . They told me no broken ribs but they did find a spot on my upper arm bone ( tumor ) like..she said usually she can tell if its begnin by the depth of black ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shafi Ullah Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Endri Katro MD

and wondered if the brown urine was caused by a bleed out, tho there's no such evidence. Does it seem ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Endri Katro ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha MD

Hi I have been diagnoised with pericarditis . Initially I had flu like symptoms for a week the very ... with pericarditis. I have been taking brufen and initially seemed to work but pains and weakness remain.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

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Dr. Satyadeo Choubey MD

can a person diagnosed with Pericarditis Effusion from a blow to the chest as a result from an attack. Travel from Nigeria to Ireland because health Insurance won t cover her in Nigeria. Patient ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Satyadeo Choubey ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Shashi Dangwal MD

Hello I recently bumped into a door against my chest and felt a pain. When slightly sliding your hand over the skin on the painful area It is raised, but not to the naked eye. When pressing on the area I can feel a dime... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shashi Dangwal ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

19 yr old male in army, wrestling...19 yr old had another man in rear naked chokehold n other mans head was in the middle of 19yr old chest, both men fell forward hard . Now 19 yr old is having severe pain, hurts n hard to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.  Kartik Sood MD

I am training for the London marathon unfortunately I tripped over while running and fell on my chest. The pain has been awful. When I lie down I struggle to sit up, and coughing is really painful. I m not sure if I ve... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kartik Sood ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

A few years ago I tried to lift a large container of water. I injured my chest..in the area of my sternum... and it was weeks before I could brush my hair or do laundry, etc without pain. (I newver went to the doctor) It... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Saurabh Gupta MD

Hi, Causes of Chest Pain with Deep Breathing: Heart Disease, Pericarditis, Pneumonia, Pulmonary Embolism, Chest Injury, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. Time for a visit to your doctor.

Dr. Sudhir MD

Hello, Its just fluid collection in pericardial memberane, there is no infection or inflammation as such.Regards

Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

Could be pericarditis or soft tissue injury. Will require X-ray and clinical examination. Thanks