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A 19-year-old male asked:

I have been having chest pains on the right hand side and when i do i have a rapid pulse of around 120bpm my mum has angina do you think its linked?

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Dr. Mark Stern
Cardiology 46 years experience
No way to know for..: Although it very unlikely in a 19 year old, there are things like a congenital malformation of the coronary arteries or a myocardial bridge that can cause it, so go see a doctor and get it checked out.

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Last updated Oct 13, 2012

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