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19 year old with terrible chest pain

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hi. Today i was building a computer, it took several hours and i was hunched over. when i finished completing it, i stood up and almost instantly my chest tightened up incredibley. my throat became swollen and hurts to talk/breathe or even sit still. i'm in incredible pain and don't know what to do. My chest, throat/lungs and back hurt so much
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replied July 25th, 2017
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Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. This is most likely a muscle spasm and costochondritis is the likely explanation. You need modification of posture, rest for a while and see if it helps. Take some tylenol and muscle relaxants and see if it helps.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan
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