Left side chest pain that is worrying me, do I need to go back to the doctors?

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Hi,

Lately, I've been having left side chest pain that can be anywhere between the top of my left chest to the bottom. It's normally a sort of ache but can occasionally be sharp. The pain often goes in the left side of my upper back and shoulders too, with occasional sharp pains in my neck.

I believe the pain also gets worse when moving around and it can make me feel breathless and uncomfortable.

I'm a 19 year old female and recently went to the doctors with similar symptoms. The doctor diagnosed it as costochondritis but I can't see how I could have gotten this and the pain is still worrying me, especially as because it is around my heart.

Any advice would be appreciated, thank you.

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