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Perkinston, MS
A 23-year-old female asked:

Can the physical pain of anxiety be constant? my chest and armpit pain are constant, as is the need to yawn and take a deep breath.

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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 34 years experience
Anxiety?: Possible, if the workup by your pcp showed no physical abnormalities. Review with your doctor for options to treat anxiety.
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