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what is atypical chest pain definition

A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Chest pain: The chest resides between the neck & abdomen. Chest pain refers to discomfort in this area.

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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brian Mott
28 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Not severe: Mild chest pain might mean on a scale of 1-10 only 2-3. It might lo mean only happens with severe exertion. Don't ignore any chest pain.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold L Kennedy
56 years experience Cardiology
Injury or pleurisy: Costal or muscular injury of the thorax can emitt a sharp or dull chest pain. This may be caused from atheletics or unusal work. Pleurisy (a rubbing ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sue Ferranti
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Atypical...: Chest pain due to heart pain has certain features like substernal pain that radiates to the jaw and left arm, pain described as pressure-like, etc.Che ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christian Assad
13 years experience Cardiology
Depends: That would depend on age, sex, and risk factors. For example a healthy 28 year old with atypical chest pain is unlikely to have ACS but a female in he ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
20 years experience Cardiology
Depends: They will need to tell you specifically what is calcified. For example, there may be calcified areas in the lung fields, in the coronary arteries ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
35 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Wow: you certainly want to check with your doc. Maybe a second opinion is useful? Good luck
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Georgina Sehapayak
60 years experience Cardiology
Atypical chest pain: Atypical chest pain is chest pain not related to a cardiac disorder. It could be caused by a variety of disorders,such as gastric or eso phageal,pulm ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Grenzer
54 years experience Cardiology
Huh?: That is not a question. What about chest pain would you like to know? There are a lot of causes, some serious and some minor.
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience Hospital-based practice
Chest pain: Acute chest pain several causes including heart attack, esophageal spasm, gerd, costochondritis etc get checked.
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