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What muscle is near the sternum

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Dr. Geeta Sundar MD

High on my abdomen, left side, near by not up to my chest, I am (last 24 hours or so) having ... to be dissipating and the bruising is nearly gone. Thank you. ... View answer

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Dr. Benard Shehu MD

I have constant pressure on what appears to be my sternum? I is also near the site where my stomach presses on area of hernia repair/mesh where I am having issues. It s hard to differentiate because ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Benard Shehu ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Nagamani Ng MD

getting up from bed, or whenever the chest muscles come into play. ... View answer

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Dr. Klarida Papaqako MD

Hi, several days ago I have had a pain between the left sternum and left breast. I talked about costochondritis , but to touch me lying down I feel this inflammation most near the areola . To the touch feels ... View answer

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Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

earlier today i had severe pain in my sternum that lasted about 20 minutes,it was sudden and felt ..., under alot of stress . i very nearly called 911 as i have never had pain like this. do i need to see ... View answer

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Dr. T Chandrakant MD

My husband is an organic farmer that lifts HEAVY 100# coolers to the truck for market and as of this morning he had pain below is sternum and did not eat or feel well all day. Thought it was a muscle strain ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Shyam B. Kale MD

Starting last week and on my right side back near spine, I felt like I have pulled muscles (about height of my heart and lungs) this pain move around from my back to my sternum on right side. It seemed... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shyam B. Kale ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Steven Maximus MD

Hi, so I noticed that near my sternum on the left side of my chest right under my collarbone bulges ... it gets soft , it acts just like my muscle, should I be concerned that it s uneven from my right... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Steven Maximus ( General Surgeon)
Dr. PALLETI SUJITH KUMAR MD

not nearly as bad as my rib/sternum) all over. Muscle aches and extreme exhaustion. Please help :( ...The bottom ribs on each side and my sternum hurt pretty badly. I haven t hurt myself or... View answer

Answered by : Dr. PALLETI SUJITH KUMAR ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Wajahat Baig MD

Hi - My sternum has been bothering me all afternoon. It feels like the muscles around my sternum ... or weight against my sternum but I can t think what I would have done to cause it. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Wajahat Baig ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Ravi Soni MD

Depends upon the cause.if injury then take pain killers and visit a orthopaedic dictor. For Simple muscular pain you shud take pain killers with muscle relexants.

Dr. Jyothi B L MD

If lower abdominal pain, anti-spasmodics like meftalspas or spasmoproxyvon. If near sternum, omeprazole

Dr. Klerida Shehu MD

Thoracic osteophytosis is an extension proliferation of ribs and sternum bones.