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Sternum flutter makes me catch my breath

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Dr. Fatbardha Sejdini MD

). There is a shortness of breath and pressure on the sternum . Urgent care said to go ER, but hate to if doesn't sound ... lying on left side and upon exhaling, there is a fluttering feeling and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Fatbardha Sejdini ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Rhea Chanda MD

slightly harder to breathe. I have a slight cough which makes the pain worse and a small amount of phlegm ...Male 21 years old. Pain down centre of my chest ( sternum area) and under the left breast ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rhea Chanda ( OBGYN)
Dr. Luchuo Engelbert Bain MD

My sternum (breast bone) keeps cracking. I have to crack it to relieve pain. I find I have to turn to the side to make it crack. Some times I am unable to crack this and it hurts for most of the day. I have ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Luchuo Engelbert Bain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Shruti Rijhwani MD

I have a localized pain to the right side of my sternum just under the clavicle . It is intermittent pain with a tightening sensation that takes my breath away. It has been happening for about ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shruti Rijhwani ( Rheumatologist)
Dr. Sunil.N MD

I was diagnosed with a bruised sternum in an auto accident 8 or 9 days ago. The pain is terrible. I have a cold and just to breathe thru my nose just exacerbates it. I have GERD and just taking 500mg ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sunil.N ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.   Ivan R. Rommstein MD

I was in an accident and top and lower airbag deployed. My chest where i was hit was x-rayed and i bruised my sternum. It sometimes feels tight and hard to catch my breath. My lower leg hurts now and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan R. Rommstein ( General Surgeon)
Dr.     Jnikolla MD

out of breath, I am not (and never have been) a smoker, I have never had a fever with this cough ... I inhale deeply, I can feel almost a buzzing or small vibrating on the right side of my sternum near ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jnikolla ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.  Birma Ram Hudda MD

doze off I wake up trying to catch a small breath of air that feels like I missed. this has been ... sternum which does not seem to go away and I am always belching. This started the same time my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Birma Ram Hudda ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

my friend was eating a piece of steak and said it feels like it s stuck lower than the sternum but not in his stomach yet. Everything he tried to drink to make it go down, he keeps throwing up. What should we... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

I am having moderate pain in my sternum when I breathe in. Also when I try to lay down I feel ... it as an air bubble in my chest or in my back ... however it is very uncomfortable and making my life... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Arun MD

No sternum is very hard bone. It won't break by sharp inspiration. Do not forget to thank you to me.

Dr.   Riyanka Chail MD

Hi, Please consult your doctor and get examined clinically to rule out any important cause of pain like an infection or conditions like gastritis. A heart condition is unlikely at your age but still needs to be considered...

Dr. Vipul Prajapati MD

hi dear, no, there is no crack or bruise with deep breath. thank you