A 37-year-old female asked:
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1 5 second stabbing pain in sternum during intercourse.no other symptoms.now pain in chest above right breast.fear cardiac.pcp says heart ok.ideas?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Pain: What you describe is highly unlikely to be cardiac related. It sounds musculoskeletal and if your Dr. is reassuring you, that should be fine at this point.
Answered on May 30, 2014
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Dr. Mark Rasak
32 years experience Cardiology
Not heart : sounds muscular. your PCP is right.
Answered on Jun 8, 2014

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