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I have been sick the last 4 days with blowing nose sinus pressure

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I have been sick the last 4 days with blowing nose sinus pressure coughing up phlem now my chest hurts like its bruised and soneones standing on it
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.
Hello,
Thank you for your question,
I’mCustomerand I’ll try to help you.
I would suggest to take an examination in ER.
There can be an infection in the lungs or pneumonia, bronchoconstriction.
It is likely that the infection has gone down from sinus or upper respiratory tract to lower respiratory tract.
Heart issues need to be ruled out too.
You would need a few tests like blood count, chest X ray, EKG etc. to make a treatment plan.
I hope this information helps.
If there’s anything else I can do, please let me know.
If you are satisfied, please rate my answer as good or excellent.
Regards.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
So its heart related..i have a appt with my doctor in morning will i be safe till then it j just hurts certain times to breath blood pressure is 119 over 65... chest just feels bruised
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.
Though we can wait for a few hours with lung infections, heart issues like angina or infarct will need immediate attention.
As the symptoms got worse, I feel you need an examination asap.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I understand but is morning ok i have doctors appt. At 8. To get get dressed go to er get checked in run test it would about same time
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.
You may observe how it goes.
If you feel improving then you may wait.