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A 37-year-old female asked:

Can anxiety cause tingling in tops of breasts, fingers. back and shoulder pain. shortness of breath. all while not in the midst of a panic attack?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
Anxiety: is state of tension, apprehension, worry, uneasiness or fear. It may be related to anticipated danger or arise for no apparent reason. While mild episodes of anxiety are common and do not usually require treatment, more severe forms can be chronic and debilitating. Symptoms of severe anxiety: insomnia, appetite changes, palpitations, and pain. Rec.: see your PCP for evaluation.

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