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A 18-year-old male asked:

I had an ekg and chest x ray 2 days ago, both were normal. i still have chest discomfort and my chest feels bruised/sore (breast bone). blood clot?

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Dr. Joel Gorfinkel
Cardiac Electrophysiology 56 years experience
Probably not: Especially at your age. Could be an inflammatory condition called costochondritis. See your doc to be sure and look for other causes. Probably nothing serious. But, see your doc. Good luck.

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