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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sue Ferranti
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Not usually....: A heart attack occurs when there is a decrease in the blood flow to the heart itself. Symptoms of a heart attack include chest pain or pressure that c ... Read More
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience Hospital-based practice
Cp: You are already under care of a doctor, and if he has said that if it is muscle tension, you probably need not be terrified. However, keep in touch wi ... Read More
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Dr. Chong Kim
Dr. Chong Kim answered
26 years experience Internal Medicine
No: A pulled muscle or perhaps costochondritis can not cause you to have a heart attack. But if you have underlying heart disease, i suggest you have an e ... Read More
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Dr. Herman Hammerstead
49 years experience Trauma Surgery
Go to ER: Can't determine this over the internet
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Exam: Maybe...it's time to get examined: you cannot be diagnosed online.
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Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
You : You can refuse the treatment that the er doctor recommended to you and make an appointment with your primary care physician. When a patient presents t ... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Antoanella Calame
18 years experience Dermatology
Probably not: You may have simply slept on your arm wrong or hit it sometime throughout the night or earlier. I would recommend seeing a doctor if you truly feel li ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Weston
30 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Or pinched nerve : Sholde pain with neck motion can be a pinched c5nerve root pain shoulder pain with neck extension is called spurlings maneuver usually a bone spur or ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Distinguishing Pain: Muscle related chest pain is sharp reproducible either by pressure or by arm movements or applying load to concerned muscle ( tightening or contracti ... Read More
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