A 33-year-old member asked:
Chest pain from anxiety, aching muscles, heart failure or what?
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Cardiology 44 years experience
5.9k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Thoracic Surgery 29 years experience
Quality of pain: The answer is the type or quality of pain being felt. The location, severity, onset, precipitating factors etc all can help medical personnel figure out what's going on. Sudden crushing chest pain radiating to the jaw or down an arm is easily distinguishable from a sore rib that hurts when pushed.
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Last updated Oct 27, 2018
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