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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Clifford
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Yes!: Call 911 and get to the er as soon as possible. Don't try to drive yourself.
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Dr. Eric Toloza
29 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Yup, or call 911: Would not recommend driving yourself.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience Hospital-based practice
Chest pain : Chest pain can be due to an heart attack, esophagitis, acid reflux, musculoskeletal problems, gall bladder disease, pericarditis, pneumonia, pleurisy ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Chest pressure: A feeling of heaviness in the chest worse with breathing.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hamid Hai
Dr. Hamid Hai answered
54 years experience Cardiology
Stress and Angina: The most common cause of chest pains is stress. The next most common cause is stomach acid reflux, next is musculoskeletal including costochondritis ( ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
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U may need to: Go to the er to rule out a heart attack.Listen to your body.Chest pain/pressure radiating to left shoulder /arm /neck/back, shortness of breath, sever ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience Hospital-based practice
Chest pain: Common causes- musculoskeletal, heart related, acid reflux, esophageal spasm, pleurisy, aortic aneurysm etc.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shaym Puppala
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Possibly very: Chest pressure can have many possible causes, including angina or heart attack. Spasm of the esophagus, muscle spasm, asthma, bronchitis are others th ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Arenberg
30 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Lots: Every structure in the chest can produce pain if it is irritated. The heart, lungs, esophagus, bones and muscles can all cause pain, and it is often ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience Hospital-based practice
CP: Causes of chest pain: emergent causes: needing immediate attention- heart attack, aneurysm, clot in the lungs, pneumonia or pleurisy, cholecystitis ... Read More
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Dr. Douglas Arenberg
30 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Absolutely: Chest pressure can be a sign of many things depending on what triggers it, its intensity, and its duration or other accompanying features. Heart, lung ... Read More
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