Chest painCChest painChest painEnglishNAToddler (13-24 months);Preschooler (2-4 years);School age child (5-8 years);Pre-teen (9-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)ChestNAConditions and diseasesCaregivers Adult (19+)NA2015-01-21T05:00:00ZJanine A. Flanagan HBArtsSc, MD, FRCPC​7.0000000000000066.0000000000000850.000000000000Health (A-Z) - ConditionsHealth A-Z<p>Learn about causes and treatment of chest pain in children.<br></p><h2>What is chest pain?</h2> <p>Chest pain is any discomfort that a child feels in their upper torso or chest area. It may involve an ache, soreness or discomfort in their:</p> <ul> <li>chest wall (the skin, muscles or ribs)</li> <li><a href="https://pie.med.utoronto.ca/htbw/module.html?module=lung-child">trachea</a> (windpipe) and lungs</li> <li>esophagus or diaphragm</li> <li>nerves and spinal cord</li> </ul> <p>The pain can be an unpleasant physical or emotional feeling and is usually different for each child.</p> <p>If a child has chest pain, they may sometimes find it difficult to say or show exactly where it is. This is because the nerves from different parts of the chest cross over each other and enter the spine at different levels. Sometimes the source of the pain is not related to the chest at all.</p><h2>Key points</h2> <ul> <li>In children, chest pain is usually caused by muscle, tendon or bone injuries, inflammation, lung infections or anxiety.</li> <li>Your child’s doctor will usually offer a diagnosis based on examining your child. Most children do not need to have tests or see a specialist.</li> <li>You can take care of a child at home by treating the pain with medicines or warm or cool packs and by having your child avoid strenuous activity.</li> <li>Call 911 if the chest pain comes with high fever, weakness, heart racing, dizziness, sweating or difficulty breathing.</li> </ul><h2>Common causes of chest pain</h2> <p>Chest pain can have many causes, including:</p> <ul> <li>costochondritis (pain or swelling between a rib and the breast bone)</li> <li><a href="/Article?contentid=945&language=English">muscle strain</a> or injury</li> <li><a href="/Article?contentid=1485&language=English">exercise-induced asthma</a></li> <li>acute bronchitis</li> <li>pain from <a href="/Article?contentid=774&language=English">coughing</a></li> <li>pain from repeated <a href="/Article?contentid=746&language=English">vomiting</a></li> <li><a href="/Article?contentid=817&language=English">gastroesophageal reflux</a> (acid reflux)</li> </ul> <p>Teens can sometimes experience functional or anxiety-related pain. Symptoms include hyperventilation (fast breathing), light-headedness and numbness or tingling around the lips and in the hands or feet. Despite not having a clear cause, this pain is still real.</p><h2>How is the cause of chest pain diagnosed?</h2> <p>A doctor will usually diagnose the cause of chest pain based on a description of the pain and by examining your child.</p> <p>Although rare, the doctor may order some tests, such as an <a href="/Article?contentid=1276&language=English">electrocardiogram (ECG)</a>, a chest X-ray or <a href="/Article?contentid=36&language=English">blood tests</a>, to help reach a diagnosis.</p> <p>Be sure to tell your doctor about any family history of:</p> <ul> <li>sudden, unexplained deaths</li> <li>early heart disease</li> <li>exercise intolerance<br></li> <li><a href="/article?contentid=785&language=English">asthma</a>, <a href="/Article?contentid=773&language=English">eczema</a> or <a href="/Article?contentid=804&language=English">allergies</a></li> <li>inflammatory or rheumatic diseases</li> </ul><h2>When to see a doctor</h2> <p>See your child's doctor if:</p> <ul> <li>the pain is not going away or it continues to affect your child’s daily life</li> <li>your child has a <a href="/Article?contentid=30&language=English">fever​</a> with the chest pain</li> <li>your child has a persistent cough.</li> </ul> <p>Go to your nearest Emergency Department or call 911 if your child:</p> <ul> <li>has pain that comes on suddenly during strenuous activity or occurs with fainting</li> <li>feels their heart racing</li> <li>becomes dizzy or sweaty with pain</li> <li>has trouble breathing, experiences fast breathing or turns blue</li> <li>appears more sleepy than usual, is weak or irritable and has a fever</li> </ul>
Douleurs thoraciquesDDouleurs thoraciquesChest painFrenchNAToddler (13-24 months);Preschooler (2-4 years);School age child (5-8 years);Pre-teen (9-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)ChestNAConditions and diseasesCaregivers Adult (19+)NA2015-01-21T05:00:00ZJanine A. Flanagan HBArtsSc, MD, FRCPC​7.0000000000000066.0000000000000850.000000000000Health (A-Z) - ConditionsHealth A-Z<p>Découvrez les causes et le traitement des douleurs thoraciques chez les enfants.</p><br><h2>Que sont les douleurs thoraciques?</h2><p>Les douleurs thoraciques sont tout inconfort que ressent un enfant dans la partie supérieure de son torse ou dans la région de sa poitrine. Elles peuvent comprendre une douleur, une courbature ou un inconfort dans : </p><ul><li>la paroi thoracique (la peau, les muscles ou les côtes; </li><li>la <a href="https://akhpub.aboutkidshealth.cahttps://pie.med.utoronto.ca/htbw/module.html?module=lung-child">trachée</a> (voies respiratoires) et les poumons; </li><li>l'œsophage et le diaphragme; </li><li>les nerfs et la moelle épinière. </li></ul><p>La douleur peut être une sensation physique ou émotionnelle inconfortable et elle est habituellement différente pour chaque enfant.</p><p>Si un enfant présente des douleurs thoraciques, il peut lui être parfois difficile de dire ou de montrer exactement où elles se trouvent. Ceci est causé par les nerfs des différentes parties de la poitrine qui s'entrecroisent et se connectent à la colonne vertébrale à différents niveaux. Parfois, la source de la douleur n'est pas du tout reliée à la poitrine.</p> <h2>À retenir</h2><ul><li>Chez les enfants, les douleurs thoraciques sont habituellement causées par des blessures aux muscles, aux tendons ou aux os, de l'inflammation, des infections pulmonaires ou de l'anxiété.</li><li>Le médecin de votre enfant présentera habituellement un diagnostic après avoir examiné votre enfant. La plupart des enfants n'ont pas besoin d'avoir d'autres examens ni de consulter un spécialiste. </li><li>Vous pouvez prendre soin de votre enfant à la maison en traitant ses douleurs avec des médicaments ou des coussins chauffants ou refroidissant et vous assurant que votre enfant évite les activités intenses. </li><li>Communiquez avec le 9-1-1 si les douleurs thoraciques sont accompagnées de fortes fièvres, de faiblesse, d'emballement du cœur, d'étourdissements, de transpiration ou de difficultés respiratoires.</li></ul> <h2>Les causes fréquentes des douleurs thoraciques</h2><p>Les douleurs thoraciques peuvent avoir plusieurs causes, dont :</p><ul><li>un syndrome de Tietze (douleurs ou enflure entre une côte et le sternum);</li><li>une <a href="/Article?contentid=945&language=French">élongation</a> ou une blessure musculaire; </li><li>de l'<a href="/Article?contentid=1485&language=French">asthme causé par l'exercice</a>; </li><li>une bronchite aiguë; </li><li>de la douleur causée à la <a href="/Article?contentid=774&language=French">toux</a>; </li><li>de la douleur causée par des <a href="/Article?contentid=746&language=French">vomissements</a> répétés;<br></li><li>du <a href="/Article?contentid=817&language=French">reflux gastro-œsophagien (reflux acide</a>). </li></ul><p>Les adolescents peuvent parfois ressentir des douleurs fonctionnelles ou liées à l'anxiété. Les symptômes comprennent de l'hyperventilation (respiration rapide), des étourdissements et des engourdissements ou des picotements autour des lèvres et dans les mains et les pieds. Malgré que la cause n'en soit pas claire, cette douleur est bien réelle. </p> <h2>Comment diagnostique-t-on la cause des douleurs thoraciques? </h2><p>Un médecin diagnostiquera habituellement la cause des douleurs thoraciques à partir de la description des douleurs et en examinant votre enfant.</p><p>Bien que ce soit rare, le médecin pourrait ordonner certains examens, comme un <a href="/Article?contentid=1276&language=French">électrocardiogramme (ECG)</a>, une radiographie du thorax ou des <a href="/Article?contentid=36&language=French">analyses sanguines</a> afin de l'aider à poser un diagnostic.</p><p>Assurez-vous de mentionner à votre médecin tout antécédent familial de :</p><ul><li>mort subite ou inexpliquée;</li><li>maladie cardiaque précoce;<br></li><li>d'intolérance à l'exercice;</li><li>d'<a href="/article?contentid=785&language=French">asthme</a>, d'<a href="/Article?contentid=773&language=French">eczéma</a> ou d'<a href="/Article?contentid=804&language=French">allergies</a>;</li><li>de maladies inflammatoires ou rhumatismales.<br></li></ul><br><h2>Quand consulter un médecin</h2><p>Consultez le médecin de votre enfant si :</p><ul><li>la douleur ne disparaît pas ou si elle continue de perturber la vie quotidienne de votre enfant;</li><li>de la <a href="/Article?contentid=30&language=French">fièvre</a> accompagne les douleurs thoraciques de votre enfant; </li><li>votre enfant présente une toux persistante. </li></ul><p>Rendez-vous au service des urgences le plus près ou appelez le 9-1-1 si votre enfant : </p><ul><li>présente une douleur qui survient subitement lorsqu'il pratique des activités intenses ou qui survient avec un évanouissement;</li><li>sent que son cœur s'emballe;</li><li>devient étourdit ou se met à transpirer avec la douleur;</li><li>éprouve des problèmes pour respirer, présente une respiration rapide ou devient bleu;</li><li>semble plus somnolent que d'habitude, est faible ou irritable et présente de la fièvre.</li></ul>
الم الصدراالم الصدرChest painArabicNAToddler (13-24 months);Preschooler (2-4 years);School age child (5-8 years);Pre-teen (9-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)ChestNAConditions and diseasesCaregivers Adult (19+)NA2010-03-05T05:00:00ZChristopher Sulowski, MD;Janine A. Flanagan HBArtsSc, MD, FRCPC7.0000000000000066.0000000000000810.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>.يمكن ان يكون سبب الم الصدر عند الاطفال شد عضلي او سعال. فانه نادراً ما ينجم عن امراض القلب. تعلموا عن الاسباب والعلاج لألم الصدر<br></p>
胸痛胸痛Chest painChineseSimplifiedNAToddler (13-24 months);Preschooler (2-4 years);School age child (5-8 years);Pre-teen (9-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)ChestNAConditions and diseasesCaregivers Adult (19+)NA2010-03-05T05:00:00ZChristopher Sulowski, MDJanine A. Flanagan HBArtsSc, MD, FRCPC 09.00000000000000853.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z儿童胸痛可能由肌肉劳损或咳嗽引起。很少由心脏疾病引起。了解胸痛的病因和治疗。
胸痛胸痛Chest PainChineseTraditionalNAToddler (13-24 months);Preschooler (2-4 years);School age child (5-8 years);Pre-teen (9-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)ChestNAConditions and diseasesCaregivers Adult (19+)NA2010-03-05T05:00:00ZChristopher Sulowski, MDJanine A. Flanagan HBArtsSc, MD, FRCPC 09.00000000000000853.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z了解兒童胸部疼痛原因和治療方案,以及胸痛兒童的護理知識
A dor no peitoAA dor no peitoChest PainPortugueseNAChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)NANANAAdult (19+)NA2010-03-05T05:00:00ZChristopher Sulowski, MD Janine A. Flanagan HBArtsSc, MD, FRCPC66.00000000000007.00000000000000810.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>A dor no peito em crianças pode ser causada por esforço muscular ou tosse. Raramente é causada por doença cardíaca. Informe-se sobre as causas e o tratamento da dor no peito.</p>
Dolor torácicoDDolor torácicoChest PainSpanishNAChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)NANANAAdult (19+)NA2010-03-05T05:00:00ZChristopher Sulowski, MDJanine A. Flanagan HBArtsSc, MD, FRCPC09.00000000000000853.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>En los niños, la distensión muscular o la tos pueden causar dolor torácico. Infórmese sobre las posibles causas del dolor de pecho y sus tratamientos.</p>
மார்பு வலிமார்பு வலிChest PainTamilNAChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)NANANAAdult (19+)NA2010-03-05T05:00:00ZChristopher Sulowski, MDJanine A. Flanagan HBArtsSc, MD, FRCPC 09.00000000000000853.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>பிள்ளைகளின் மார்பு வலி என்பது பிள்ளை சுவாசிக்க சிரமப்படும் விளைவை ஏற்படுத்தும் தசை இறுக்கத்தாலோ அல்லது இருமலினாலோ ஏற்படலாம். பிள்ளைகளின் மார்பு வலிக்கான காரணங்கள் மற்றும் சிகிச்சை ஆகியவற்றைப் பற்றி தெரிந்துகொள்ளுங்கள்.</p>
سینےکا دردسسینےکا دردChest PainUrduNAChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)NANANAAdult (19+)NA2010-03-05T05:00:00ZChristopher Sulowski, MDJanine A. Flanagan HBArtsSc, MD, FRCPC 09.00000000000000853.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Zبچوں میں سانس لینے کی دشواری عضلات میں تناؤ یا کھانسی کے سبب ہوسکتی ہے جس سے بچوں کو سانس لینے میں دشواری ہوتی ہے۔ بچوں کے سینے میں درد کی وجوہات اور علاج کے بارے میں سیکھیں۔
ਛਾਤੀ ਦਾ ਦਰਦਛਾਤੀ ਦਾ ਦਰਦChest PainPunjabiNAChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)NANANAAdult (19+)NA2010-03-05T05:00:00ZChristopher Sulowski, MDJanine A. Flanagan HBArtsSc, MD, FRCPC66.00000000000007.00000000000000810.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>ਬੱਚਿਆਂ ਨੂੰ ਛਾਤੀ ਦਾ ਦਰਦ ਪੱਠੇ ਦੀ ਖਿੱਚ ਜਾਂ ਖੰਘ ਕਾਰਨ ਹੋ ਸਕਦਾ ਹੈ। ਇਹ ਦਿਲ ਦੀ ਬਿਮਾਰੀ ਕਾਰਨ ਬਹੁਤ ਹੀ ਘੱਟ ਹੁੰਦਾ ਹੈ। ਛਾਤੀ ਦੇ ਦਰਦ ਦੇ ਕਾਰਨਾਂ ਅਤੇ ਇਲਾਜ ਬਾਰੇ ਸਿਖਿਆ ਹਾਸਲ ਕਰੋ।</p>

 

 

Chest pain949.000000000000Chest painChest painCEnglishNAToddler (13-24 months);Preschooler (2-4 years);School age child (5-8 years);Pre-teen (9-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)ChestNAConditions and diseasesCaregivers Adult (19+)NA2015-01-21T05:00:00ZJanine A. Flanagan HBArtsSc, MD, FRCPC​7.0000000000000066.0000000000000850.000000000000Health (A-Z) - ConditionsHealth A-Z<p>Learn about causes and treatment of chest pain in children.<br></p><h2>What is chest pain?</h2> <p>Chest pain is any discomfort that a child feels in their upper torso or chest area. It may involve an ache, soreness or discomfort in their:</p> <ul> <li>chest wall (the skin, muscles or ribs)</li> <li><a href="https://pie.med.utoronto.ca/htbw/module.html?module=lung-child">trachea</a> (windpipe) and lungs</li> <li>esophagus or diaphragm</li> <li>nerves and spinal cord</li> </ul> <p>The pain can be an unpleasant physical or emotional feeling and is usually different for each child.</p> <p>If a child has chest pain, they may sometimes find it difficult to say or show exactly where it is. This is because the nerves from different parts of the chest cross over each other and enter the spine at different levels. Sometimes the source of the pain is not related to the chest at all.</p><h2>Key points</h2> <ul> <li>In children, chest pain is usually caused by muscle, tendon or bone injuries, inflammation, lung infections or anxiety.</li> <li>Your child’s doctor will usually offer a diagnosis based on examining your child. Most children do not need to have tests or see a specialist.</li> <li>You can take care of a child at home by treating the pain with medicines or warm or cool packs and by having your child avoid strenuous activity.</li> <li>Call 911 if the chest pain comes with high fever, weakness, heart racing, dizziness, sweating or difficulty breathing.</li> </ul><h2>Common causes of chest pain</h2> <p>Chest pain can have many causes, including:</p> <ul> <li>costochondritis (pain or swelling between a rib and the breast bone)</li> <li><a href="/Article?contentid=945&language=English">muscle strain</a> or injury</li> <li><a href="/Article?contentid=1485&language=English">exercise-induced asthma</a></li> <li>acute bronchitis</li> <li>pain from <a href="/Article?contentid=774&language=English">coughing</a></li> <li>pain from repeated <a href="/Article?contentid=746&language=English">vomiting</a></li> <li><a href="/Article?contentid=817&language=English">gastroesophageal reflux</a> (acid reflux)</li> </ul> <p>Teens can sometimes experience functional or anxiety-related pain. Symptoms include hyperventilation (fast breathing), light-headedness and numbness or tingling around the lips and in the hands or feet. Despite not having a clear cause, this pain is still real.</p><h2>How is the cause of chest pain diagnosed?</h2> <p>A doctor will usually diagnose the cause of chest pain based on a description of the pain and by examining your child.</p> <p>Although rare, the doctor may order some tests, such as an <a href="/Article?contentid=1276&language=English">electrocardiogram (ECG)</a>, a chest X-ray or <a href="/Article?contentid=36&language=English">blood tests</a>, to help reach a diagnosis.</p> <p>Be sure to tell your doctor about any family history of:</p> <ul> <li>sudden, unexplained deaths</li> <li>early heart disease</li> <li>exercise intolerance<br></li> <li><a href="/article?contentid=785&language=English">asthma</a>, <a href="/Article?contentid=773&language=English">eczema</a> or <a href="/Article?contentid=804&language=English">allergies</a></li> <li>inflammatory or rheumatic diseases</li> </ul><h2>Taking care of your child with chest pain at home</h2> <h3>Treat the pain</h3> <p>Offer your child pain medications such as <a href="/Article?contentid=62&language=English">acetaminophen</a> or <a href="/Article?contentid=153&language=English">ibuprofen</a>. Putting a warm or cool pack to the sore area may help.</p> <h3>Avoid strenuous activity</h3> <p>If the chest pain is caused by muscle strain, your child should avoid strenuous activities and heavy lifting. They can slowly return to activity as their pain eases.</p> <p>If your child has muscle strain caused by a backpack, you can reduce it with a proper fitting. Your child should carry the backpack on both shoulders, not off to the side.</p> <p>Further treatment will depend on the cause of the chest pain. Follow your doctor’s instructions.</p><h2>When to see a doctor</h2> <p>See your child's doctor if:</p> <ul> <li>the pain is not going away or it continues to affect your child’s daily life</li> <li>your child has a <a href="/Article?contentid=30&language=English">fever​</a> with the chest pain</li> <li>your child has a persistent cough.</li> </ul> <p>Go to your nearest Emergency Department or call 911 if your child:</p> <ul> <li>has pain that comes on suddenly during strenuous activity or occurs with fainting</li> <li>feels their heart racing</li> <li>becomes dizzy or sweaty with pain</li> <li>has trouble breathing, experiences fast breathing or turns blue</li> <li>appears more sleepy than usual, is weak or irritable and has a fever</li> </ul>Chest pain

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