A 29-year-old female asked:
does being nervous and angry cause chest tightness and breathing difficulty? i have these from yesterday after going through argument.
1 doctor answer
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay answered
20 years experience Hospital-based practice
Yes, possible: Anxiety disorders and type A personalities are common confounders and contributors to heart disease. So yes, heated arguments can cause physical symptoms; sometimes it needs treatment and testing, other times, no. TTYD or seek help on HealthTap Prime for better guidance.
Answered on Mar 25, 2017
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