I have chest pain on my right side, not my heart. What is causing it? Is it serious?
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replied April 7th, 2008
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How old are you?

Do you have any other diseases?

Do you smoke?

Could you provide some more information abot you like: sex, weight, height, profession, family related illness, previous conditions etc.?
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replied January 4th, 2009
Sharp chest pains, need help
I am a 15 year old male, non-smoker, non-drinker 140lbs, about 5'11 and i have recently been having ongoing chest pains in my right side of my chest (from just at the breast bone and up to my collar bone) the pain is mild to painful when im not breathing but when i take a breath the pain is very sharp and prevents me from taking a "full" breath.
I cannot sleep at night due to this and it seems to come and go as it pleases throughout the day< i've tried antibiotics but they didn't even put a dent in the problem. I have almost every symptom of a viral case of Pericarditis but it's in my right side as opposed to my chest. Can anyone tell me what may be wrong?
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replied October 23rd, 2018
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and I understand your concern.
As you are not suffering from fever besides chest pain,this could be due to costochondritis. Just take NSAID like ketorolac and look for the response.
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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