Localized shoulderblade and lower front chest pain

Patient

Q: I had strep throat 2 weeks ago accompanied by strong coughing fits. Recovered from strep but now I am suffering with extreme pain and tenderness under my right breast circling around to my right side and right shoulder blade. This has been occurring for about a week. This morning I noticed my right arm and hand felt tingly.

Symptoms:  Tender spots sensitive to touch, pain brought on by coughing.
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