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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ehsan Ansari
30 years experience Cardiology
Probably anxiety: If you have a sharp pain in your chest area and last second or so it is not angina. By definition angina is a pressure type chest psin that last 5 to ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Rasak
33 years experience Cardiology
Yes: Although you are a low risk cardiac patient , the symptons you are having are bothering you. Even if its anxiety , if its causing issues it needs to b ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vishnu Gaiha
52 years experience Cardiology
Reassurance: In general sharp chest pains lasting for a few seconds are usually not cardiac in origin , especially at your age of 25.You have to find a way to tak ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
24 years experience Anesthesiology
See thoracic surgeon: Begin with pcp , if no help concider vascular or thoracic surgeon. Your first rib could pressing on the vessel causing symptoms. Thoracic outlet syndr ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Chest pain age ?: How old are you 18 or 80? Not enough information. What brings it come or makes it go away? Need to see a Dr would go to walk in clinic.and be checked ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Ellis
42 years experience Family Medicine
Breast pain. : Pain in your breast is always best evaluated completely in the office by your provider followed by a good image at the radiology suite. A diagnostic m ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chioma Lazz
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See Physician: Anytime you have a sharp pain that is not going away,it would be wise to seek medical help right away
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A 15-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
If doc has ruled: out medical conditions and anxiety is making life difficult consider seeing a mental health professional. He/she can teach you some stress management ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajainder Shergill
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Not likely: The pain of heart attack is generally a steady aching, pain or pressure sensation. However, it can present in many different ways. The pain you desc ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Sharp pain: Sharp, shooting chest pains are often caused by a pinched intercostal nerve or muscle that runs between 2 ribs. Deep breaths or coughing brings them o ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Chest pain: Many possible causes, rib, sternum, gas, pericardium, pleura, diaphragm; a one time episode unlikely to be a big deal. If it is recurrent get checked ... Read More
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