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husband throat feels tight, could this be a heart attack?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Heart attack: Jaw or neck/throat pain is a sometimes symptom of heart attack but is not specific to heart attack and well can be lots of other things.
Answered on Sep 13, 2013
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
Possibly: Especially if exertion all may represent angina...Recommend further evaluation please don't delay.
Answered on Sep 13, 2013

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