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What causes pleurisy chest pain

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Dr. Andrew Hatkoff MD

I'm having some upper left chest pain when I breathe. Lots of mucous and lots of coughing. Could it be pleurisy? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Andrew Hatkoff ( Radiologist)
Dr.    Prof. Kunal Saha MD

and don't and ER late night due to severe chest pain . They said she had ripped rib muscles. On strong steroids. Now burning intense pain is in back of lungs. Docs say "no pneumonia ." Could it be... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prof. Kunal Saha ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Divakara MD

I have lower back pain , also pain in my chest (like a pleurisy ). Any food eaten passes through ... emergency. Nothing done to ease pain.still in pain and looks like nothing will be done... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Divakara ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Satyadeo Choubey MD

I have had severe chest pain on the left side when breathing for months.I have suffered from pleurisy many times and it has never felt this bad. It feels like my left lung and breathing became ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Satyadeo Choubey ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Several week ago I was diagnosed with pleurisy . I was put on a steroid and the symptoms disappeared. Now I am off the steroids and the pain has reoccurred. What would you recommend? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)

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Dr. Shashi Dangwal MD

Hi I was diagnosed with pleurisy two days ago. My breathing has hugely improved with steroids but my chest pain has settled on my left side. Upper around and behind my breast (but not actual breast ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shashi Dangwal ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.  Jagmohan SV MD

I have had chest pains for over 5 weeks now. The doctor said I had pleurisy . Been on two courses ...-rays which the doctor said were clear . Still in pain, doesn t seem to be getting better.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jagmohan SV ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

period two days ago and since then I have been experiencing extreme air hunger with periodic chest pain ... the nightmare was a symptom rather than the cause of what was going on. I took a warm... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Eritjan MD

Sudden onset of chest pain consistent with descriptions of pleursy about 48 hours ago. No fever, no lethargy, just pain on deep inhale. Has moved from near sternum now to upper, outer area forward of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Eritjan ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

and anxiety and also they my cardo doctor said my chest pain was caused by pleurisy will it cause this? ...I have a fast heart rate all the time and some chest pain... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Aishwarya Alavandar MD

Could be pleurisy consult your physician

Dr. Anantharamakrishnan MD

Welcome to Health Care Magic It depends on the location, nature, severity, duration, associated features, precipitating and relieving factors… so on It can be from the heart, lung, bone, muscle, food pipe etc… See an...

Dr. Ivo Ditah MD

Hi, Pleurisy causes pain and breathing difficulties. It is unlikely to explain these symptoms that you have reported. if you could say more about what is wrong, we may be able to provide more...