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Grayslake, IL
A 38-year-old female asked:

what causes 5 second burning sensations, like hot spots, on the chest, arms, back, and abdomen? all bloodwork ok, ekg ok, holter ok. pinched nerve?

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Dr. Leila Hashemi
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Chest pain: Hi, most likely anxiety, which causes the patient to breathe faster and therefore for a seconds the blood calcium level falls and causes this sensation, blowing a paper bag might help.

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