By | November 1, 2019

Why acute chest pain (Sharp chest pain)

Why acute chest pain (Sharp chest pain)



Feeling uncomfortable, intense and acute pain inside the ribs.

Related symptoms

The other symptoms that can be seen with this symptom are:

  • Shortness of breath
  • Cough
  • Dizziness
  • Back pain
  • Nausea (nausea)
  • Arm pain
  • Chest tightness
  • Lower body pain
  • Palpitations
  • Feeling pain while breathing (Hurts to breath)
  • Irregular heart beat
  • Sweating

Risk factors

The following factors increase the risk of severe chest pain –

  • Chest on chest.
  • COPD (COPD).
  • Deep venous thrombosis.
  • Diabetes
  • Increased cholesterol levels.
  • Emphysema.
  • Have a family or family with heart disease.
  • Consuming excess fat foods.
  • High blood pressure
  • Fatty body.
  • Pulmonary embolism (Pulmonary embolism).
  • High levels of asthma.
  • Smoking

Those who are at risk

Gender: Men are more likely to have these symptoms on average. Women are 3 times less likely to have these symptoms.

Ethnicity: White and black people have an average likelihood of seeing these symptoms. Hispanic and other nations are 3 times less likely to have these symptoms.

Health tips

It is possible to reduce the risk of chest pain by following these factors:

  • Take a balanced and nutritious diet. In addition, a limited amount of fat should be taken.
  • Control the weight.
  • Do not consume alcohol.
  • Avoid smoking or other tobacco products.
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Heart hurts when i breathe (Hurts to breath)



Sharp chest pain