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What does a heart attack feel like and how can you tell that it is not just heartburn?

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Dr. Jason Hemming
16 years experience in Gastroenterology
Chest pain....: Classically it is precordial chest pain, but atypical presentations are common. The only way to tell for sure it is not a heart attack is to be evaluated.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016
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