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    Old 11-10-2013, 03:13 AM   #1
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    Question Tightness in upper abdomen upon inhalation

    Hi, for the last week or so I have had tightness in my upper abdomen, just below my rib cage and sternum, which makes it difficult for me to take a deep breath.

    It is always much worse when I first wake up in the morning and gets better as the day goes on, however it always there.

    A little background about me
    I'm a 21 year old male, 170cm, 59kgs. I exercise every day (swim) and am otherwise healthy.

    I do not have asthma (was already tested for it)
    I have had a chest xray which was all normal and I don't have any coughs or sputum.

    I am just stumped as to what it could be.

    If anyone has any ideas or suggestions please post them

    Thank you

     
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