Bay Shore, NY
A 28-year-old male asked:

Normekg,stress,echo,holter, blood work.age28,no fam hist,non smoker.norm bp.chol220.weeks of mild chest pressure&numb chin.heart ruled out?anxiety?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Jack Hinkle
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: It is unlikely cardiac with the tests being normal. Anxiety is possible if your symptoms are intermittent. Gastric reflux can cause chest discomfort, but the numb chin is strange. Underlying asthma could cause symptoms, but you should have a cough or wheezing. Hyperventilation could cause both (with fast breathing) but this would not be constant. Lastly, inflammation of the breast bone joints woul
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