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Can adrenal insufficiency cause mood swings accompanied by anxiety and pain in the chest?

Can adrenal insufficiency cause mood swings accompanied by anxiety and pain in the chest?

Chest pain?: The mood swings and anxiety are very commonly associated with adrenal and thyroid problems while chest pain may accompany the anxiety, it needs to be evaluated separately to rule out other causes including those related to the heart, lungs or stomach. ...Read more

Dr. Harinder Gill
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Mood (Definition)

Is how a patient says they feel, or how someone feels internally, versus how someone's mood appears, which is called "affect." if you say your mood is "happy, " and you appear to be so, we would say that your affect is congruent. If, however, you actually look really angry, we would say your mood is "happy" and ...Read more


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I am on implanon about to go on my last year, in the last 3 month I have had chest pain head aches mood swings. Hair falling out should I be worried?

I am on implanon about to go on my last year, in the last 3 month I have had chest pain head aches mood swings. Hair falling out should I be worried?

Implanon: You are having an adverse reaction to the medication. I would call your doctor ASAP and discuss your sytoms and go off of the medication with you doctors approval. ...Read more

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I am experiencing mood swings, constipation, stomach cramps (quality: cramping in lower abdomen), breast pain, feeling anxious, feeling depressed...

I am experiencing mood swings, constipation, stomach cramps (quality: cramping in lower abdomen), breast pain, feeling anxious, feeling depressed...

Feeling depressed: I know how difficult being depressed makes you feel. Please think about what is bothering you most and then ask a question that we can answer. If you feel like you may harm yourself please call 911 and ask for the suicide hot line. ...Read more

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What can cause chest pain triggered by stress or anxiety?

What can cause chest pain triggered by stress or anxiety?

Many possibillities: Possibilities include muscular pain, cardiac, psychological or stress itself.
Go see your dr for an ekg and blood test which will test for diabetes, kidney, liver ailments and cholesterol level.
If there's strong family history of heart disease, your dr may recommend a treadmill to rule out coronary artery disease.
Take care. ...Read more

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Can anxiety cause chest pain and heat?

Can anxiety cause chest pain and heat?

Yes it could: Especially if a consequence of your anxiety is hyperventilation. See a mental health counselor and get your emotions under control. Could we guide you here online via a Concierge visit? ...Read more

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What is the treatment for chest pain caused by anxiety?

What is the treatment for chest pain caused by anxiety?

Anxiety disorder: The treatment is that of the underlying anxiety disorder and a psychiatric professional should be consulted to help with this if a symptom like chest pain is being produced. ...Read more

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Can anxiety and stress cause fever, chills and chest pain?

Can anxiety and stress cause fever, chills and chest pain?

See a doctor: Can have chest pain! but probably not fever and chills. You may be coming with pneumonia. See a doctor. ...Read more

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Can citraplex anxiety medication cause chest pain or heart issues?

Not likely: Citraplex or ciprolex generic escitalopram is a ssri antidepressant used to treat depression and generalized anxiety disorder.
Recent research has shown that electrocardiogram qt is prolonged (an abnormality in the heart's electrical system) but the incidence is rare. ...Read more

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Can severe anxiety and stress cause chronic chest pain and body aches?

Can severe anxiety and stress cause chronic chest pain and body aches?

Possibly: Our minds deal with stress and anxiety in different ways, one of which is somatization, or converting mental issues into physical ones. The difficulty here is in making sure there is no obvious primary cause. See a good internist or family practitioner and be evaluated. Then, if necessary, a psychiatrist or clinical psychologist. ...Read more

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Can exposure to mold for 10 years at work cause chest pain hyper sensitivety anxiety and tiredness?

Mold is bad: Overall mold can cause effects in the lungs and other systems. Call your public health department or your physician andcheck on how mold may be affecting you. ...Read more

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Is a musculosketal pain a type of chest pain caused by anxiety?

Is a musculosketal pain a type of chest pain caused by anxiety?

Possible: Musculoskeletal pain can be a source of atypical chest pain. Atypical chest pain can certainly be triggered by anxiety. However, you should still see a doctor for evaluation if you never have chest pain before. ...Read more

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Can MS cause anxiety due to lesion placement? Sob, chest pain, anxiety all day. No reason. Need advice. Am seeing many doctors for this.

Can MS cause anxiety due to lesion placement? Sob, chest pain, anxiety all day. No reason. Need advice. Am seeing many doctors for this.

Have it evaluated: A person with chest pain needs to be evaluated and treated appropriately. Multiple possible causes may be: heart attack, esophageal reflux, anxiety, musculoskeletal, pneumonia, pulmonary embolus, and aortic dissection. Have it evaluated right away to prevent potential serious complications. ...Read more

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Could anxiety/stress cause sharp chest pain above your heart area?

Chest Pain Causes: Yes, anxiety and stress can cause a sensation of pain in the left chest. Howeever, you should be seen by a doctor to rule out one of the more serious causes of chest pain. ...Read more

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Does extreme stress and anxiety cause heart pain? Can you tell the difference between heart pain and chest pain?

Does extreme stress and anxiety cause heart pain? Can you tell the difference between heart pain and chest pain?

Multiple Causes: Chest pain can be a symptom of heart disease but may be may other things such as esophageal spasms, great vessel disease, respiratory disorders (asthma, COPD, bronchitis, infections), muscle problems, or anxiety to name a few. It really depends on the clinical situation and other symptoms you may be having. At your age it is unlikely serious but should see a doctor if things persist. ...Read more

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Can anxiety cause chest pain and tingling? This only occurs at night right as I'm trying to fall asleep. 7 out of past 8 nights.

Can anxiety cause chest pain and tingling? This only occurs at night right as I'm trying to fall asleep. 7 out of past 8 nights.

Although it' could: It seems a bit unlikely. Anxiety can exacerbate or cause many physical symptoms. Before I would assume it was all what used to be called psychosomatic, I would encourage you to be evaluated by a physician to rule out any physical illness. If you are feeling anxious it would be wise to learn relaxation techniques and speak with a psychologist as well about life issues making you anxious. ...Read more

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I always feel like I have a knot in my heart & heart pain/chest discomfort /and feel like my heart is out of beat. Is it cause of my anxiety?

I always feel like I have a knot in my heart & heart pain/chest discomfort /and feel like my heart is out of beat. Is it cause of my anxiety?

Anxiety: Sounds like you have anxiety or panic attacks if you are only 18 and less likely to be heart. See your dr. And get checked out, the reassurance may be good for you. Palpitations if present can increase your snxiety. ...Read more

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Does extreme stress and anxiety cause chest pain/stinging?

Does extreme stress and anxiety cause chest pain/stinging?

Yes, it can: Acute anxiety can cause many things including Panic Attacks. These can have a lot of distressing affects on the physical body. These are so serious and distressing that some people go to the ER thinking they are having a heart attack. It is important to learn techniques to prevent the attacks from progressing to that level ...Read more

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Could my anxiety cause chest pain during an orgasm? I'm 28 and just started experiencing orgasms... Could that be part of the orgasm?

Anxietyy: Chest pain is a very common symptom of anxiety. At age 28 and female this is the most likely cause of your chest pain. If the stress test you list was normal, the likely of anxiety being the cause is increased. ...Read more

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Can anxiety cause arm, chest pain from the heart?

Can anxiety cause arm, chest pain from the heart?

Mimics...: Anxiety and stress can cause many symptoms including stomach ache, headache and chest pain. Anxiety attacks can mimic the same symptoms as a heart attack (chest pain, arm pain, difficulty breathing, impending doom etc.) and the best course is to be evaluated in the er. If a full evaluation is negative, which usually involves a cardiologist, then you should see your doctor to discuss anxiety. ...Read more

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Bad chest pain for over a months isn't a heart attack right I'm stressed over my chest pains Everytime I see drs they say anxiety is the cause Im24?

Probably.: The chances that you have significant coronary disease at your age is very unlikely, though not impossible. Patients who have panic attacks have symptoms that are almost identical to having a heart attack. This is fairly common in people who tend to be anxious or have been diagnosed with anxiety disorder. Try to relax or do things that help you relax or discuss with your doc if you need treatment. ...Read more

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Can depression and anxiety cause intense chest pain or shortness of breath?

Yes: Yes, they can cause a myriad of symptoms. Check with your pcp (md) do eliminate any cardiac problems however. ...Read more

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Is it possible that anxiety cause chest pain, feeling nausea, shortness of breath and headaches?

Yes: Especially if you have something to be anxious about.! of you have fever or chills you could be sick. In the former find a good counselor to help you do you don't have these attacks and deal with their cause. Exercise and a healthy diet and enough sleep always help too! ...Read more

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Can anxiety attack causes chest pain. And whenever I admited to hospital my tyroid is high but thrre is no swollen on my neck, is this causes by anxiety?

Check thyroid tests: Anxiety may cause chest pain, however if thyroid level is high, it also may give similar symptoms. Absence of neck pain doesn't rule out thyroid concerns. Evaluating thyroid further may be helpful. Assuming anxiety is the only issue is not wise without additional information. ...Read more

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Can troponin levels elevate due to stress, anxiety and such and cause chest pain but will not cause a heart attack?

No: Stress and anxiety do not typically raise troponin levels. Medical conditions such as severe high blood pressure, congestive heart failure, renal failure are associated with elevated levels of troponin. Elevated troponin is not the cause of heart attack, but can result from one. ...Read more

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Could small stressful arguments cause mild chest pain, tightness, & left arm mild pain that last few hours as a result of anxiety.

Yes but. ..: Stress of any kind can cause chest pain and angina. The heart doesn't care if its physical or emotional stress. If youhave risk factors and these symptoms you should see your dr for an eval. ...Read more

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How just "anxiety" can cause chest pain, shortness of breath, arms and kneck pain, diziness, headache, sudoration, palpitations? All chardio tests done. Txs

Anxiety: Anxiety attacks account for a large number if emergency room visits. When anxiety hits, the body releases adrenaline and corticosteroids- which impact a lot of organs and systems in the body. If you were physically cleared, I suggest you seek counseling to find tools to learn to handle the anxiety better. ...Read more

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Can anxiety cause back and abdomen pain? I also have a hiatal hernia could this cause sharp chest pain? All heart test came back normal.

Can anxiety cause back and abdomen pain? I also have a hiatal hernia could this cause sharp chest pain? All heart test came back normal.

See below: Anxiety can have many effects on the body such as those you have described. Best to rule out conditions that can put you at an immediate health risk and then seek a psychiatry referral.
http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0003695/. ...Read more

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What causes Ddimer levels to be elevated? CT was neg. For PE. No leg pain or swelling. Chest pain. Dr diagnosed as anxiety/panic attack.

What causes Ddimer levels to be elevated? CT was neg. For PE. No leg pain or swelling. Chest pain. Dr diagnosed as anxiety/panic attack.

Other etiologies: Go to this website, it has the most information about elevated D dimer without PE or DVT's.

http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pmc/articles/PMC3538031/

Here are a few reasons:
several factors to be highly associated with positive D-dimer results. This study has several advantages over previous studies; with our large sample size, we were able to adjust for a large number of covariates. This provides a more accurate estimate of the risk of a positive D-dimer, even for factors previously known to be associated with positive results. In addition, we were able to identify several factors not previously known to be associated with positive D-dimer results and describe the association of subcategories of malignancy, surgery, connective tissue disease, lung disease, and pregnancy ...Read more

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Docsays heart is fine. Have anxiety causing chest pain & arm numbness. Also have esophagus probs. Can anxiety cause left arm burning? Indigestion?

Docsays heart is fine. Have anxiety causing chest pain & arm numbness. Also have esophagus probs. Can anxiety cause left arm burning? Indigestion?

Panic symptoms like: Heart attacks. (shortness of breath, heart palpitations, sweating, etc) with normal ecg. Learn2relax your breathing. Practice when u r not having a panic attack so that when it occurs u will be prepared2use the relaxed breathing2calm yourself. At the same time remind yourself, it will pass, u r not having a heart attack or other physical problem. Therapists can teach u other relaxation techniques. ...Read more

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Does social anxiety cause mood swings?

Does social anxiety cause mood swings?

Anything distressing: Can contribute to feeling depressed, especially if you can't find a way to relieve the distress. Learn to manage the anxiety with relaxation training and cognitive therapy by talking to a mental health professional. ...Read more

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Severe mood swings, meltdowns, severe anxiety, & SSRIs cause arousal. Given mood chart & told that might have BPAD. What might it be if not BPAD?

Multiple: Hyper or hypothyroid or other endocrine disorders, other types of mental illness, various types of nutritional/vitamin deficiencies or excess, other genetic conditions or brain abnormalities such as tumors. A series of bliood tests, brain scans, personal and family history may be necessary to continue diagnosis ...Read more

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What causes constant mood swings, anxiety, profuse sweating, and confusion?

Get evaluated: Hormonal imbalance and other physical conditions could cause these symptoms. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Anxiety (Definition)

Anxiety is a general term for several disorders that cause nervousness, fear, apprehension, and worrying. These disorders affect how we feel and behave, and they can manifest real physical symptoms. Mild anxiety is vague and unsettling, while severe anxiety can be extremely debilitating, having a serious ...Read more


Dr. Alan Ali
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Emotional Instability (Definition)

Emotional instability is a clinical finding in which a person's mood either varies significantly over time between various emotions or a person frequently experiences a strong emotion like ...Read more