Upper Chest Pain Accompanied By Heartburn?
, I have been feeling uncomfortable for the past 2 weeks with the pain under the chest above the stomach, precisely after I touched it, it felt like something was hard when you pressed it a little and it felt uncomfortable. i also feel sometimes have a fever, the skin sometimes itches suddenly. I think why, thank you …
Hello Novia, Thank you for the question.
The causes of heartburn vary, which can be estimated by knowing your further complaints. What other symptoms have you had? Complaints of pain in the gut can be accompanied by other complaints such as nausea, vomiting, flatulence, belching, shortness of breath, coughing, and others. Causes of heartburn include stomach ulcers, acid reflux disease, pancreatitis, irritable bowel syndrome.
On the other hand, fever is one of the body's responses to fighting infections in the body. Fever can be caused by various infectious diseases such as flu, sinusitis, gastroenteritis, dengue fever, typhus, pneumonia, and others. To find out the cause of fever, further information is needed about other complaints that you experience when you have a fever. The causes of itchy skin also vary, for example hives, eczema, scabies, fungal infections, dry skin, and others.
If this complaint has been going on for some time and really bothers you, please consult a doctor directly. The doctor must find out more about your complaint, examine you, and perform other tests such as blood tests. From the results of this examination, the doctor will determine the next treatment.
Please do the following suggestions:
please you eat regularly avoid consumption of spicy and oily food avoid consumption of caffeinated, fizzy and alcoholic drinks avoid consuming large portions of food, you should eat small portions of food avoid lying down after eating avoid scratching the itchy skin, use salicylic powder or calamine lotion for relieves itching take paracetamol if you have a fever Hope it helps.