... f October I was diagnosed with tonsilitis and was put on penacillin. By mid October it had moved to my chest and I was treated for a chest infection and also for Pluresy because I had crippling chest pains on my left side. ... (1 replies)
... You may have pluresy. It is an inflammation of the plurea, the outer covering of your lungs. It can hurt very sharply like a knife plunging into you when you take a deep breath. The treatment is anti inflamatory drugs like asprin or motrin and moist heat on the affected area.
You should still see a specialist just to be certain. (2 replies)
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