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My right lung hurts, 2days now and it is worse when I am

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My right lung hurts
JA: How long have you had the pain? What seems to make the pain better or worse?
Customer: 2days now and it is worse when I am moving about
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: I've got chronic cold and still a heavy smoker . Its starting to feel as my left lung is starting to ache now
Submitted: 15 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 15 days ago.

Hi there,
I am an experienced Medical Specialist.
I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.

Do you have any shortness of breath?

Have you tried anything?

Customer: replied 15 days ago.
No ive tried cocodamol and paracetamol
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 15 days ago.

Ok in that case, your pain can be due to a blood clot or from infection as well.

Heart problem also a possibility.

You should get checked first with chest xrays, electrocardiogram and blood tests called d dimer, troponins first.