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Pain under left breast

For the past 3 weeks, I have been having stabbing pain upon movement.  Sometimes its under my left breast and sometimes its in the left side of my of back below my should blade.  It is a recurring pain that sometimes makes it hard to breath.  I am beginning to notice tenderness on my breast bone.  Sometimes, it's worse after eating.
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1711789 tn?1361311607
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Hi there!

Well, without a detailed clinical evaluation it would be difficult to determine the cause of your symptoms. Possibilities that may need to be considered include GI infections/ inflammations, causes related to the respiratory tract/ chest wall, cardiovascular causes etc. I would suggest getting this evaluated by an internist initially and depending on the cause diagnosed/ suspected, it can be managed accordingly or specialist care may be sought.
Hope this is helpful.

Take care!
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