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could jaw pain alone be a symptom of heart attack?

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Dr. Nestor Del rosario
33 years experience Addiction Medicine
Yes: Most people will still have the chest pressure but some people complain of the pain the jaw or the arm alone, still usually with other symptoms as feeling short of breath or sweating although even that is variable.
Answered on Mar 29, 2015
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