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A 29-year-old male asked:

Having sharp achy pains on left side of chest. resting heart rate per minute at 80. anxiety, stress, or something more serious?

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Dr. Sonja Stiller-martin
Emergency Medicine 26 years experience
Be evaluated: Never ignore chest pain. There are many causes of chest pain and some can be life-threatening. Before assuming it is due to something like anxiety or stress, it is best to make sure it is not something more serious. Please consider going to an ER, or your doctor if they are available as soon as possible.

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Last updated Feb 21, 2015

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