Chest Pain Medical Conditions
Below is a list of potential medical conditions this symptom could be a sign of.
Barrett's esophagus is a complication of chronic esophagitis, which is inflammation of the esophagus...What is Barrett's Esophagus?
Rheumatic fever is an inflammatory condition. It involves the connective tissue in the body. The most severe complication is rheumatic heart disease...What is Rheumatic Fever?
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is an Anxiety disorder that develops after a traumatic event...What is Post-traumatic Stress Disorder?
The pleura are two thin, moist membranes around the lungs. The inner layer is attached to the lungs...What is Pleural Effusion?
Plague is a bacterial infection that can be deadly. The disease occurs naturally after a bite by an infected flea or from handling or eating an infected animal...What is Plague?
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Mitral valve prolapse (MVP) is a common, usually benign heart disorder. The mitral valve controls blood flow between the upper (atrium) and lower (ventricle) chambers on the left side of the heart...What is Mitral Valve Prolapse?
Histoplasmosis is a fungal infection that often causes a respiratory illness. What is Histoplasmosis?
A hiatal hernia is a condition in which the upper part of the stomach moves up through a small opening in the diaphragm into the chest...What is Hiatal Hernia?
A heart murmur is an abnormal sound made by turbulent blood flow in the heart. Some adults and many children have incidental heart murmurs that are harmless (benign)...What is Heart Murmur?
The endocardium is the inner lining of the heart muscle. Endocarditis is an infection of this lining and the heart valves...What is Endocarditis?