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Thursday, December 06, 2012 aik log, Community Member, asks

Q: needle like pain on right side of chest

HI I am 42 years old, height 6ft and weight 150kg for last few days i am experiencing needle like pain ( at times ) on right upper side of breast approx 4~5 inches away from my underarm ( the intersection point of arm with body )the pain stays for few second and then vanihes, however at time of pain when i press my point of pain from above it gives temp relief.please advise

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12/ 6/12 5:05pm

Hi aik log:


You should seek medical attention so that your chest pain can be evaluated. Here are some articles you may find of some use:

Heart Attack Symptoms and Warning Signs

Symptom Checker

Breast Pain


Take care,

Tara, RN

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By aik log, Community Member— Last Modified: 12/06/12, First Published: 12/06/12