Chest Pain In The Middle To The Stomach?
I want to ask .. I woke up how come suddenly the middle of the chest is a bit close to the stomach suddenly hurt. . It’s like being pulled in
Hello Septian, thank you for the question.
The chest is a cavity consisting of the heart, lungs, ribs, cartilage, muscles, and skin. Damage to one or more of these parts can cause chest pain. Pain in the middle of the chest or a little to the left which is felt like pressure, penetrates to the back, spreads to the jaw and arm, accompanied by shortness of breath, cold sweat, and appears after doing activities or doing heavy physical activity can be suspected of pain due to heart problems . While chest pain that is felt when moving or after a change in position, pain when coughing or breathing, sharp pain and can be appointed, middle chest pain accompanied by nausea, vomiting, and flatulence generally leads to non-cardiac chest pain / not from the heart. Some other diseases that can cause chest pain include:
Gastric ailments, such as gastritis, GERD
Lung diseases, such as infections, have fluid or air in the lungs
Muscle injury to the chest cavity or rib fracture
Infection of the skin or breasts
To be sure, you should consult your internist about the condition. The doctor will conduct question and answer, physical examination, and supporting examinations such as laboratories, heart records (ECG), x-rays, and other examinations. Once the cause of the chest pain is known, the doctor may prescribe some medicines or take certain medical procedures if needed. Preferably:
Implement a healthy lifestyle,
Eat regularly and eat foods that are healthy and nutritious,
Avoid foods that are too spicy and too sour
Sufficient fluid needs,
Control your weight, diabetes, high blood pressure, and cholesterol if you have a history of the disease
Avoid cigarettes and alcohol
Thus, hopefully useful.