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i have this pressure in my back on the right side about midway

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i have this pressure in my back on the right side about midway down. No pain just pressure. I feel like its making me short of breath but my pulse ox is 99. I even have some pressure in my upper adomen area above my belly button. What could be going on?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Singh replied 4 years ago.
I would like to help but need some additional information.

Do you have any other symptoms, besides shortness of breath? Nausea? Vomiting? Dizziness? Headache?
Did this come on acutely or gradually?
Any previous medical or surgical history?
Current medications?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

No nausea/vomiting

Just feeling of pressure that makes me feels like I cant take a good breath.


No gallbaldder(removed)


Toprol XL-rapid heart rate

Topamax-atypical miagraines


Expert:  Dr. Singh replied 4 years ago.
Thank you for the additional information.

Causes of the symptoms you are experiencing include: a muscle sprain, popped rib, pneumonia, reflux, a variant of a migraine, aneurysm (emergent, but less likely cause). I do recommend you see your doctor as soon as possible regarding this to have a proper physical exam and testing.

If you have any additional questions, please feel free to ask.
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