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how long does angina pain last

A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
variable: Most spells are 5-20 minutes. It's unusual to be much shorter. If it's longer, one should go to the hospital for immediate care.

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Angina : A typical angina attack lasts less than 5 min.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Angina : A typical angina attack lasts less than 5 min.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
22 years experience in Cardiology
Chest pain: Prolonged chest pain could be a sign of a serious conditions such as heart attack. It should be evaluated promptly.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Beasley
14 years experience in Pulmonary Critical Care
Depends: It depends on the reason for the pain. If it's traumatic injury or post-surgical pain, it can last for many months if not a year or two. If there's an ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Roth
Dr. J. Roth answered
27 years experience in General Surgery
Hernia pain: Hernia pain is generally limited to the site of the hernia and should resolve when the hernia is pushed back in (reduced). If a hernia is not reducib ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Rosenberg
45 years experience in Dentistry
Have Them Adjusted: You should not just let sore spots linger. Go to your dentist to have them adjusted.
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience in Cardiology
Varies: It can be short or longer in duration. Typically sharp & worse with deep inspiration.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Dead arm: Stingers, cervical radicular pain, or thoracic outlet compression symptoms will vary with amout of compression and energy of the injury. Usually a few ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nicole Basa
20 years experience in General Surgery
Until treatment: Acute appendicitis pain will persist until your appendix is removed or perforates. I would not wait for your appendix to perforate because left untre ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charlene Sojico
40 years experience in Pediatrics
It varies : With each individual person. Some would experience pain before their periods , some would have them during the whole duration of their menstrual peri ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frank Holmes
22 years experience in Sports Medicine
Variable : Pain after a shoulder replacement tends to diminish over time. Pain often reaches a low and very tolerable level between 1 and 3 months after the surg ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Bolesta
39 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
It varies: It does vary from person to person. If the discomfort is mild, you can use simple over the counter medications (unless your doctor told you not to), ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vivek Huilgol
34 years experience in Gastroenterology
30-60 minutes: If 'indigestion' is lasting longer than that, an explanation is warranted. And, to be frank, it depends on how you define 'indigestion' and it depends ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience in Gastroenterology
At a time?: Episodes can last seconds to hours, depending on cause and level of inflammation, diet, position. Antacid may give relief within minutes. If underlyin ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pam Yoder
Dr. Pam Yoder answered
Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Pain of labor/other?: If there is pelvic or abdominal pain, an OB provider should be informed immediately. It might not be a major problem. However, doctors want to be call ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Angina: Stable angina pectoris can last for years. Unstable angina needs to be dealt with immediately.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vardhan Reddy
35 years experience in Vascular Surgery
4-6 weeks : 4-6 weeks is the time for the dead lung tissue to turn into a scar, do that it won't irritate ur lung lining.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Arenberg
30 years experience in Pulmonary Critical Care
Depends: If you had a thoracotomy, your pain could take 2 months of more to completely resolve. If you had a thoracoscopic procedire, it is typically much shor ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
19 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Shortlived: Ovulation pain typically lasts for 1 day. It is short lived and dissipates fairly quickly.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patrick Offner
39 years experience in Trauma Surgery
This is variable: Pain after a chest tube can be variable. Usually it will resolve within a week after it has been removed. I would want to know why it was needed in t ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Carcione
32 years experience in Neurology
Shoulder tip pain: How and why did the pain start? Did you fall? Were you working out? Did it just come on by itself? Sounds like a good history and clinical exam by ... Read More

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