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How to know if you have upper back and chest pain?

How to know if you have upper back and chest pain?

Other symptoms to look out for include: 1 sensations of pressure or tightness in the chest 2 cold sweats 3 shortness of breath 4 feeling lightheaded or faint 5 nausea

What does it mean when your upper stomach hurts?

Indigestion Indigestion is a burning feeling in the upper stomach, and sometimes in the mouth or throat. The pain may also feel like it stems from the chest. The medical term for indigestion is dyspepsia.

When to see a doctor for upper back pain?

If you feel upper back pain along with numbness or weakness in your arms or legs, it may be a sign of a neurologic injury from a slipped disc, says Dr. Chang. Your doc can make the diagnosis with a physical exam. Pain moves from your chest to your back

When to see a doctor for right upper quadrant pain?

If you’re experiencing symptoms consistent with gallstones or choledocholithiasis, you should see your doctor. Stones in the bile ducts can lead to serious complications. A variety of gastrointestinal issues, such as indigestion, gastritis, and peptic ulcers, can cause RUQ pain.

Does anyone have an uneasy, uncomfortable feeling in the chest?

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Why do I have a hollow feeling in my upper chest?

I have an “uncomfortable” feelking in my upper chest area – a hollow feeling and a feeling of being “full” even though I have not eaten. My appetite is not as it should be.

What are the symptoms of pain in the upper abdomen?

Discomfort in the upper abdomen. You feel a mild to severe pain in the area between the bottom of your breastbone and your navel. Burning in the upper abdomen. You feel an uncomfortable heat or burning sensation between the bottom of your breastbone and your navel.

Why do I have a weird feeling in my upper stomach?

Weird feeling in upper stomach area. Indegestion… Hello. I would like to ask a question reguarding some symptoms I am having in hopes that someone might be able to tell me what it might be. I have been believed to be diagnosed by two+ doctors that I have Acid Reflux Disease. However, here are the symptoms…

Why does my upper back hurt so bad?

Consistent upper back pain sets in, accompanied by an uncomfortably tight chest. Upper crossed syndrome largely happens as a result of poor posture, compounded over time. And unfortunately, there is a myriad of reasons that our posture suffers.

Why do I have tightness in my chest and back?

While back pain in general certainly isn’t uncommon, the upper crossed syndrome is a lesser-known condition that can greatly contribute to back pain, especially if it’s accompanied by tightness in the chest and shoulders. And, when left untreated, it only continues to progress to a worse state.

Why does my back hurt when I have a heart attack?

A heart attack happens when the blood supply to the muscles of your heart is blocked. Because of this, people having a heart attack may experience chest pain that can spread into the neck, shoulders, and back. Other symptoms to look out for include: Women are more likely than men to experience heart attack pain involving the back or jaw.

What causes pain in the upper back and chest?

10 Causes of Upper Back and Chest Pain 1 Heart attack. 2 Angina. 3 Heartburn. 4 Pleurisy. 5 Gallstones. 6 Pericarditis. 7 Musculoskeletal pain. 8 Aortic aneurysm. 9 Spinal problems. 10 Lung cancer.

What causes pain in left side of chest when you wake up?

Angina is a possible cause of waking up with chest pain. Pain in the center or left side of the chest may indicate a heart condition, such as coronary artery disease (CAD), heart inflammation, or a heart attack. People may describe heart-related chest pain as a heaviness or tightness in the chest and upper back.

Why does my back and chest hurt when I swallow?

In some cases, you may feel pain when you swallow. Causes of chest and back pain that can cause pain while swallowing include pericarditis and aortic aneurysm, if the aneurysm is pressing on the esophagus. Why do I feel pain while lying down?

When to seek medical attention for upper back and chest pain?

Seek immediate medical attention if upper back and chest pain are accompanied by any red flag symptoms, such as numbness, weakness, nausea, dizziness, fever, chills, or problems with balance or coordination. 1. Kato K, Yabuki S, Otani K, et al. Unusual chest wall pain caused by thoracic disc herniation in a professional baseball player.