The following Conditions are related to Chest pain

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  • Asbestos related disorders

    These characteristics have led the industry and construction sectors to adopt asbestos for: Strengthen plastics and cement. Construct insulation. Buildings, clothing, and military vehicles that are fireproof. Absorb sound. Siding, roofing, and cement shingles all contain asbestos. Electrical wire casings. Millboard. A joint compound and patching. Ins  Read More

  • Carcinoid cancer

    Signs and symptoms of carcinoid lung tumors include: Chest pain Wheezing Shortness of breath Diarrhea Redness or a feeling of warmth in your face and neck (skin flushing) Weight gain, particularly around the midsection and upper back Pink or purple marks on the skin that look like stretch marks Carcinoid tumors in the digestive tract Signs and sy  Read More

  • Cribriform carcinoma

    The symptoms for cribriform carcinoma aren't always obvious—they can vary from person to person. Here are some common signs: a persistent cough that doesn't go away blood in your phlegm or spit (called hemoptysis) chest pain that doesn't go away when you breathe deeply or cough A constant runny nose A stuffy nose A foul smell coming from your nose Difficulty breat  Read More

  • Esophageal cancer

    What is the esophagus? The esophagus is a muscular tube in the chest. It's about 10 inches (25 centimeters) long. This organ is part of the digestive tract. Food moves from the mouth through the esophagus to the stomach. The wall of the esophagus has several layers: Inner layer or lining: The lining (mucosa) of the esophagus is wet, which helps food to pass to the stomach. Submucosa: Glands in t  Read More

  • Malignant mesothelioma

    Pleural mesothelioma, which affects the tissue that surrounds the lungs, causes signs and symptoms that may include: Chest pain Painful coughing Shortness of breath Unusual lumps of tissue under the skin on your chest Unexplained weight loss Peritoneal mesothelioma, which occurs in tissue in the abdomen, causes signs and symptoms that may include: Abdominal p  Read More

  • Mesothelioma

    Mesothelioma is a rare form of cancer (malignancy) that most frequently arises from the cells lining the sacs of the chest (the pleura) or the abdomen (the peritoneum). Pleural mesothelioma is the most common form, often presenting with symptoms in the chest area. Peritoneal mesothelioma is much less common. This can affect the organs in the abdomen, and its symptoms are related to this area of the body, that is, abdominal swelling, nausea, vo  Read More

  • Nocardiosis

    Nocardiosis is a disease caused by bacteria in soil and water. It most frequently affects those who have compromised immune systems and have trouble fighting off infections, such as cancer patients or those on specific drugs like steroids. The risk factor for nocardiosis is more in people/patients whose immunity is compromised, mainly those with defects which are cell-mediated. Examples of such diseases / immunocomprom  Read More

  • Stomach cancer

    Stomach cancer is an abnormal growth of cells that begins in the stomach. The stomach is a muscular sac located in the upper middle of your abdomen, just below your ribs. Your stomach receives and holds the food you eat and then helps to break down and digest it.  Read More

  • Tuberculosis (tb)

    Tuberculosis (TB) is a potentially serious infectious disease that mainly affects the lungs. The bacteria that cause tuberculosis are spread from person to person through tiny droplets released into the air via coughs and sneezes.  Read More