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For five days now I have had pains in my chest and back, I

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For five days now I have had pains in my chest and back, I have felt unwell as if I was getting a cold. the pain has got worse I have tried mints in case it is trapped wind as I have been bringing up wind but no relief. it hurts to breath in to quickly its like I have been stabbed.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.

Dr. Phil, MD :

Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

Dr. Phil, MD :

Hi I'm Dr. Phil

Dr. Phil, MD :

Can I ask your first name?

Customer:

Sandy

Dr. Phil, MD :

Hi Sandy

Dr. Phil, MD :

nice to meet you

Customer:

thank you

Dr. Phil, MD :

do you have any other health problems or take any medicine?

Customer:

im on lustral

Dr. Phil, MD :

ok

Dr. Phil, MD :

any risk factors for blood clots or heart diseae?

Dr. Phil, MD :

disease?

Customer:

no I'm normally fit im a martial arts instructor

Dr. Phil, MD :

okay good

Dr. Phil, MD :

does exertion trigger anything?

Customer:

no its come on sudenly

Dr. Phil, MD :

does breathing trigger?

Customer:

yes especially if I take in a deep breath

Dr. Phil, MD :

okay can you exercise without a problem?

Customer:

I haven't tried yet

Dr. Phil, MD :

ok

Dr. Phil, MD :

I think you are developing a chest infection

Dr. Phil, MD :

possibly pneumonia

Customer:

ok

Dr. Phil, MD :

can you see a doctor soon?

Customer:

we have a drop in centre I think its open Sunday, I thought it was just trapped wind

Dr. Phil, MD :

I don't think so.

Dr. Phil, MD :

you didn't respond to the wind medicine

Dr. Phil, MD :

the breathing, the cold feeling etc

Dr. Phil, MD :

it all points to infection

Customer:

ok I will go see someone today

Dr. Phil, MD :

okay good :)

Customer:

thank you so much

Dr. Phil, MD :

any more questions for me?

Dr. Phil, MD :

you're welcome

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would you mind rating me positive before leaving?

Customer:

would it be infectious as I work in a nursing home

Dr. Phil, MD :

oh yes!

Dr. Phil, MD :

that makes even more sense!

Customer:

as a cleaner

Dr. Phil, MD :

O see

Dr. Phil, MD :

*I see

Dr. Phil, MD :

it all makes sense

Dr. Phil, MD :

you are exposed to a lot of germs

Customer:

yes but im as carful as I can be but the residents have dementia

Dr. Phil, MD :

I'm sure you do all you can to stay healthy and fit but sometimes the germs get you

Customer:

yes they do well thank you for your advise

Dr. Phil, MD :

you're welcome :)

Customer:

by for now

Dr. Phil, MD :

would you mind rating me before you leave Sandy?

Dr. Phil, MD :

I appreciate it

Customer:

sure no probs

Dr. Phil, MD :

thanks :)

Dr. Phil, MD :

have a good day

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