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Angina Chest Pain
Yes!: Angina type pain comes when the muscle of the heart gets stretched or the heart perceives it is not getting enough oxygen. Even high blood pressure without coronary artery disease can cause angina type pain, but you must first make sure there is no CAD and must make sure to control the blood pressure! Most people with high blood pressure however have no symptoms. ...Read more
Angina is chest pain that is caused by poor blood flow to the heart muscle. Angina is not an actual disease, but rather a symptom of an existing heart problem. Most commonly, this underlying problem is due to an obstruction of the coronary blood vessels that surround the heart. There are different types of angina including stable angina, unstable ...Read more
Could I have angina at 25? Chest pain when walking sometimes in back and goes away when sitting. I've had stress test, MRI, echos, treadmill. All clea
Yes;not=conventional: View because BOTH defined as "symptoms" perceived by person. Yet arterial disease typically present in 1/2 US population by later childhood; no symptoms for decades because arteries enlarge at plaque locations. Ischemia=result of plaque rupture, debris+clots & most ischemic events are asymptomatic despite progressive damage: heart, brain & body-wide leading to CHF, dementia, etc., into future. ...Read more
Are chest pains (sharp, dull, ache) in different ares of chest, that only last a few seconds, cardiac related (angina etc) or nc-chest pain?
SCARY?: Depends on how scare you get when you may die of either. ...Read more
I get classic angina symptoms. Sob, burning chest, pain in left arm, sweat. Yet heart supposedly checks out fine. What else could this be? Still heart?
You can't: You can't and you shouldn't try --. ...Read more
My husband had one chest pain 10years ago and was diagnosed with angina had no pain since do you think he was diagnosed correctly?
How common is Angina in young adults? I have a burning senstaion in center of chest but I have had also have chest pain since last sat? I'm 27 male
Very uncommon, unless: You're taking cocaine-this could cause it. Otherwise, unlikely. See a Dr if symptoms persist ...Read more
Probably not: Angina doesn't occur in a localized "spot" and typically patients will press their fist against their mid sternum and report a sensation of heaviness or pressure "like someone pressing down" on them. The words twinge and spot suggest a muscular cause. Depending on your specifics, though, it's never a bad idea to discuss this with your doctor and get a complete evaluation. ...Read more
Could stopping diltiazem trigger off some kind of unstable angina? Was taking for 11months cured chest pain etc. 2 weeks of stopping, worse symptoms.
Yes: Yes -- and you probably want to resume the meds straightaway! ...Read more
Guessing game??: You can't and you should not --. ...Read more
No chest pain upon climbing steep road going up three flights of stairs and general being active could I still have angina?
Urgent! Burning chest pain when breathin all day no relief started after waking up nonstop no sob cause? History: hbp palps angina tachy minimal
Urgent: If you are that distressed, go to the doctor. If you have already done so and haven't asked what is going on, do so. There are many possibilities and out on the web an answer isn't likely to be forthcoming. ...Read more
How dangerous is angina? How can it be treated? I was in the hospital and they discharged without any medication. I have chest pain all the time
Lingering chest pain for over 3 days now. Initially called angina but tests negative except ulcer. Should I be worried?
I have long qt syndrome & an etopic beat plus I get a lot of chest pain & pressure. If it's angina & I don't get treated is it a problem?
When you have had lets say chest pain yesterday and the hsTNT is negative is the chest pain then not from heart? Also with angina is tnt elevated?
Determination of the: Cause of chest pain is more than just from a blood test. As you can readily have concerning heart disease and normal blood testing. It taking in account someone's history of chest pain, his/her cardiac risk factors, electrocardiograms, blood tests and more. Remember you can have angina and normal troponins. But if you are 23 and having chest pain, it's incredibly rare that you have angina. ...Read more
I just had Leftside-mid chest pain which lasted <1-2Mins, after argument. Breathing deeply made the pain increase, was this Angina? Muscle? I'm 23
No, anxiety: Is state of tension, apprehension, worry, uneasiness or fear. While mild episodes of anxiety are common and do not require treatment, more severe forms can be chronic and debilitating. Symptoms of severe anxiety insomnia, chest pain, palpitations and parasthesia. Rec.: see your PCP for evaluation. ...Read more
I'm 22 having pinpoint chest pain on/off started yesterday. Link shows where the pain is number 11 and 12 http://tinyurl. Com/pntffve heart or angina?
I'm 22 having pinpoint chest pain on/off started yesterday. Link shows where the pain is number 11 and 12 (http://goo. Gl/n6iqyb) is it heart or angina?
Pain: Pain as described in a young patient is highly unlikely to be heart related. ...Read more
How many episodes of chest pain, & how frequently they happen would indicate angina. Can angina be in the back & left arm? Sometimes only in left arm?
Chest pain a concern: Not all chest/arm pain is angina. Not How often occurs, but what brings it on. Common things that bring angina are walking 1 or 2 flights of stairs & often assoc w Sweating & Breath Shortness & lasts 5, 15 mins or longer after stoping activity. Also: eating meal, or going out on very cold day. Ang Chest pain most freq descr. As a pressure sensation w breath shortness. Need more Info. Seek MD help ...Read more
Post by-pass surgery have developed conditions causing considerate on-going chest pain. Doctors debating between angina and costal chondritis for 2 yr?
I have tachycardia, chest pain that radiates between my shoulders, nausea, could this be angina or symptoms of heartattack?
Could be: Could be heart or gastro-intestinal or musculo-skeletal. Seek medical advise soon to determine which one it is. ...Read more
I felt induce tachycardia and mild chest pain when im on workout after a month off with it. Is it angina? Or is it normal uncondition for workout?
Doubtful you have coronary disease at 29, but nothing is impossible. May be a bit exaggerated for only one month without exercise - unless had been bed-ridden.
Many other causes as well, dehydration, acid reflux, pulmonary emboli, . ..
As will all chest pain - if in doubt, best to have it checked out at least once. Hard to say without ecg, further history, and perhaps additional tests. ...Read more