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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
41 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: If a food is causing chest tightness and shortness of breath, you should avoid it and let your allergist know about the reaction. It could be the mai ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Rooklin
49 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Multifactorial: Chest tightness and pain can be caused by a variety of reasons, including cardiac, pulmonary, gasto-intestinal and musculo-skeletal. In order to diff ... Read More
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
46 years experience Hospital-based practice
Causes of CP: Costochondritis, pleurisy, esophageal spasm, gerd, pneumonia, gall bladder disease, pulmonary embolism, aortic aneurysm etc.
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A male asked:
Dr. Howard Fertel
32 years experience Emergency Medicine
Cardio-pulmonary eti: Cardiac or pulmonary problems are included in the etiologies of chest tightness. Blockages in the coronary arteries ie. The arteries which feed the he ... Read More
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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Chest pain: There are many causes of chest pain, the heart is but one, intestinal gas and thoracic musculoskeletal pains are very common, anxiety and panic attack ... Read More
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Dr. Payam Mehranpour
23 years experience Cardiology
Many: Most concerning is cardiac pain. Other possibilities include G.I., musculoskeletal. Chest pain should be evaluated by a physician.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Worse with breathing: For right sided chest discomfort, at rest or following exertion, i would think about myofascial syndrome, costochondritis, asthma, pneumonia, pleurisy ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Lexotanil: This product is a tranquilizer but I'm doubtful that it caused chest tightness. I would be concerned if the chest tightness occurred while you were ru ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andreas Sakopoulos
27 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Heart esophagus lung: The most serious possibility is angina which is a symptom of myocardial ischemia; that is poor circulation to the heart. Another possiblity is that t ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Many possibilities: Muscle strain, gastroesophageal reflux, peptic ulcer, gastritis, non-ulcer dyspepsia, gall bladder disease, pleurisy - to name a few. Heart disease c ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Taj Jiva
Dr. Taj Jiva answered
45 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Chest tightness is not caused by sleeping too much. Its causes are bronchial asthma, angina, musculoskeletal pain etc. If it persists need medical eva ... Read More
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Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Chest tightness: I assume that the patient is an insulin dependent diabetic. If the blood sugar drops too low adrenalin can be released and cardiac discomfort could re ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Scott Selinger
12 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes but: You're correct, however there are exceptions to every rule. If you're having chest tightness and squeezing, it could be an atypical form of angina, b ... Read More
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