Pleuritic chest pain

What is Pleuritic chest pain?

Pleuritic chest pain is pain in the chest, often sharp, that occurs during inhalation and expiration phases of breathing.

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I have upper back pain that hurts when I breath. I have injuries to my lower back from car accidents but this is a new symptom. Please advise...

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Brief Answer:
Muscle sprain, pleuritic chest pain

Detailed Answer:
hi,

thanks for your question. the most common cause of this type of pain is a...

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I hurt what I felt like was a rib 2 weeks ago. I have been experiencing difficulty in breathing, coughing and severe pain at times. I find myself...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Get done chest x ray.

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for your question on Health Care Magic.
I can understand your concern.
By your history...

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I had a very serious cold for about two weeks, really bad cough and chest congestion, after feeling better for a few days I now have a burning...

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Brief Answer:
get repeat chest x-ray done

Detailed Answer:
Hello XXXXXXX

I am glad you have recovered and feeling better now.

The burning sensation...

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