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28 Nov 2012

pain in my chest between my breasts and goes through to my back &amp  spine.

I’ m 40yrs old, female, non smoker pain in my chest between my breasts and sometimes its hard to bend.
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01 Jan 0001


You will have to consult your doctor, as it is possible that you might have gastric reflux disease or a gastric ulcer. Your doctor will also have to consider a cardiovascular reason for your symptoms and will have to perform tests to exclude heart pathology. A benign condition, like costo-chondritis (inflammation between the ribcage and the sternum) can also be a cause for your symptoms.


Dr Anrich
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