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A 19-year-old male asked:

Why everytime i eat, i feel like i am going to have a heart attack?

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Dr. Creighton Wright
surgery 56 years experience
Unusual: Would work up, esophageal spasm, hiatal hernia , and reflux first.
Dr. Milton Mintz
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undefined 67 years experience
Doesn't sound: Cardiac! ck with your pcp - probably need complete exam including GI wk up.

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A 41-year-old member asked:

What exactly does it feel like when you are having a heart attack?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Sxs: Heart attack sx can include: chest pain or tightness, shortness of breath, increased sweating pain or numbness radiating down the arm (more often left than right) and nausea. There could be pain in the upper back, head, jaw or teeth. One fourth of people have heart attacks without chest pain.

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