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A 21-year-old female asked:

I am experiencing chest pain or discomfort (quality: feels sharp or stabbing, sensation of pressure or heaviness) (worsened by: after sudden movements, applying pressure on the chest) (side: both) (time frame: gradual) (severity: mild) , high blood press

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Chest pain: You will need to see a doctor licensed in the US for specific diagnosis and advice. You will likely need examination. Here is some general patient information on possible causes - and when to seek urgent attention. http://patient.info/health/chest-pain-leaflet
Dr. H Robert Silverstein
Specializes in Cardiology
The way this is described is almost certainly benign and due to arthritis-bursitis of the ribs called costochondritis: BUT this deserves evaluation by your MD to be certain. HRS, MD, FACC
Nov 21, 2017

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