How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask DR. EHTISHAM Your Own Question
DR. EHTISHAM
DR. EHTISHAM, Doctor
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 2778
Experience:  MBBS, FCPS
41140702
Type Your Medical Question Here...
DR. EHTISHAM is online now

Can you help me please? I've been getting a dull pain that

This answer was rated:

Hi can you help me please? I've been getting a dull pain that comes and goes on my left side of chest I'm just a bit worried about it

Hello! My name is***** to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply momentarily.

How old are you ?

Any known medical problem or medicines you are taking ?

Regards

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I'm 34. No known medical problems
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I had ecg few months ago and showed up mild lvh but my echo was normal

Any anxiety ?

Regards

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
A little bit yes

Thanks for the information

It can be a pain due to nerve irritation

Second could be anxiety

A pain from stomach or acid peptic disease can also be the reason

It does not look like a heart disease to me

I sincerely ***** ***** I have helped you,and that I have earned my 5-stars rating today.

Please remember to rate my service by selecting 5-stars at the top of the screen(rating me now does not close your question)

We can continue further till you are satisfied and you simply use the reply box to let me know

Thank you and regards

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I've also got a bit of upper back pain too

So in that case a nerve impingement or trapped nerve must be ruled out

Regards

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Does a trapped nerve go away on it's own

It depends upon the extent and that can be ascertained with an MRI

Regards

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Can you tell me what's the normal thickness of lvh for a woman my age

Usually it is between 6-10 mm

Regards

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Where on this does it state mine as I don't understand this

It is 1 cm on the top mentioned as IVSd

Regards

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Oh rite it's cause it's went by cm in this. Is 1 cm normal

Yes absolutely normal

Regards

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Thank you. Someone said it was a bit thick and it made me worried

No its good

Please do let me know if any other question

If done please leave a POSITIVE FEEDBACK RATING

Regard

DR. EHTISHAM and 2 other Medical Specialists are ready to help you