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are you still there
have you taken anything for the pain
any pain with pressing on your chest wall
does it feel worse when you press on your chest.
it sounds like you have inflammation of the cartilage
this is called costochondritis
often it occurs when you have a viral infection, but sometimes not
the treatment for this is motrin and cool compresses for pain
usually you don't need the compresses, just the motrin
it goes away after a week or so
about a week or so
that is pretty much is
anti-inflammatory medication and time
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