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A 19-year-old male asked about a 19-year-old male:

I get this chest flutter while sitting then i feel anxious and my heart races and pounds hard then settles in seconds then left with panic symptoms?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Assessment: A medical workup is needed to determine if there is a medical problem causing these symptoms. Without med workup would not assume that these are panic attacks.
Dr. Matt Wachsman
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Panic attack: cannot say in your particular case, but generally, this is a good description of panic attacks. Medication and CBT are good for that http://www.nerdpocalypse.net/cbt.html

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