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Chest Pains And Sweating
Should I go to the er? I am having on and off sharp chest pains and sweating a lot with a terrible headache after having a epidural cortisone injection
Call your dr: Call the doctor who did injection, he will direct you what to do. If not available, go to er. ...Read more
Had abrupt chest pains, sweating, nausea/diarrhea, and shortness of breath. Skin was clammy and heart was beating fast. What could it have been?
Were you upset?: Feeling better? If yes, you were emotionally upset. However, if it is not related to your emotions, and it keeps happening to you, go to the nearest emergency room! Good luck to you! ...Read more
Ekg normal. Enzymes normal 2 days ago.. Yet having chest pains arm tingles lite sweating heart rate not below 78. Can it be a heart attack?
Heartattack unlikely: At age 27, with normal ECG and normal enzyme levels, a myocardial infarction (heart attack) is highly improbable. The first pains of coronary artery narrowing (called angina) typically occur with exertion and are relieved by rest. If left untreated, eventually anginal pain may start to occur even at rest. Most likely, your symptoms do not represent a heart attack. ...Read more
I have had chest pains for a while now, sweating, dizziness, shortness of breaths, headaches is this symptoms of anxiety, nervous to go to the doctor?
Guy is sweating complaining of chest pains and ambulance is on the way what's the process from when the ambulance gets here to the hospital?
Paramedics know...: The paramedics know what to do, and know which hospital ER's are accepting patients. The paramedics can start treatment for a possible heart attack, if that is suspected. Family members on the scene can drive carefully, at a normal speed, to the hospital and wait for information, which comes after the ER doctor has evaluated the patient. ...Read more
I have wpw and lbbb and have been having chest pains and heart flutterings and now I'm sweating and have a headache. What should I do?
Wpw: GO TO THE HOSPITAL!!! WPW with a LBBB is vey problematic. ...Read more
I get chest pains as if my ❤is going fast n I start sweating cold, get dizzy, n weak if I throw up or wait, pass gas I feel better what's wrong with me?
Needs evaluation: Yiur story & symptoms are concerning. It could represent many things. Please seek evaluation with your physician asap. ...Read more
Fatigue, leg cramps/restlessness/ occasional spells of light headed with sweating/ light chest pains. Are these related or is my body just weird?
They are related: The symptoms you described and pain in your chest is a serious medical condition. Especially chest pains is always a red flag and appointment with your pcp is warranted. Rec.: see your pcp for further investigation or referral to cardiologist. Take care. ...Read more
Sometimes he has chest pains they come and go he says it feels like contractions and sweats is that a sign of an TIA?
Maybe a heart attack: With only those six words, "bad sweating with severe chest pain", one must see the doctor right away. The wisest thing to do is call 911. The paramedics have oxygen, medications, and can do an ekg. The E.R. Doctor can evaluate for a possible heart attack. Even if it is not a heart attack, the E.R. Usually can provide a diagnosis and begin treatment. ...Read more
I have chest pain in left side and its feeling like pin pricking and, breathing problem and sweating sometimes
Better safe / sorrry: If you have chest discomfort which lasts for more than a few minutes and is concerning to you, you should seek immediate medical attention. There are many causes of chest pain and some are not serious but coronary syndromes and pulmonary emboli can be fatal so please get checked out right away. ...Read more
I had chest pain; it was mild to medium, went into my neck, went away after a few minutes and then came back. I did not have any numbness or sweating,?
I am having chest pain that comes and goes for past one week. Also having pain on my hands and shoulders with exessive sweating.
If you had a 56y/o patient call for appt stating he had crushing chest pain & sweating last night (gone this am), would you see him or send him to ER?
ER: Definitely er, if he would insist I would still see him, but in office cardiac evaluation is limited and consequences of missing a heart attack, or not treating it in time can be grave, so hopefully my patient would have enough common sense and wouldn't risk his life and would trust his doctor judgment, because if you don't trust your doctor than you definitely need to find the one you will trust. ...Read more
Have a swokloen slightly painful lump underneath left armpit extremeskin itching kower back and chest pains when I breathe night sweats what is this?
Many possibilities: Depending on how long you've had each symptom, where you live, family history, the appearance of the rash, the type, duration, and frequency of the pain when you breath etc. There are many possible diagnosis. Some of these are serious and difficult to treat some serious and easy to treat. The presence of night sweats with enlarged lymph nodes plus chest pain means you need to see someone asap. ...Read more
Light pain and tingling in left calf, occasional chest pains & sweats. CBC and D-dimer negative. Dr examined leg this morning, but now I have a bruise?
Chest pains on left side in middle by breast, hurt under my right rib cage, have diarrhes, chills and sweats have been diagnosed a few years ago with acid reflux but this pain is different
ER: Go to er to rule out cardiac origin or get treatment. ...Read more
Is there any medication available to help with alcohol withdrawal symptoms? Having cold sweats, some hand trembling and some chest pains this am?
sick cold symptoms spitting out green mucus chest pains body aches waking in night sweats every night fever and cold sores wats going on?
See a physician!: Your symptoms are worrisome for possible pneumonia. You may need antibiotic treatment. It's not possible or proper to make a diagnosis without examining you and taking a medical history. Stop looking for answers on the internet and see a physician as soon as possible. Your delay in seeing a physician may allow any infection to get worse, making it more difficult to cure. ...Read more
If I'm having burning stools, night sweats, numbness and tingling arms and legs, and chest pains from gas, severely every night. What could that be?
Burning stool c/p: May be gastritis with or without H pylori a bacteria. Ranitidine/ prevecid may offer some relief but if bacteria need antibiotics. Would also check gallbladder. Pancreas, food intolerences (gluten) is less likely but if this severe should get abdominal /pelvic CT. Avoid NSAID (motrin like products) aspirin, caffeine, alcohol spicy food, smoking. F/u/ w/ gastroenterologist, also check EK ...Read more
Pt. Admitted to hospital for sob, chest pain for 10 days, with n, v & sweating, 25 yrs ht on tenormin, (atenolol) what to do?
Sx: Ask the patient's doctor what is going on and be supportive of the patient ...Read more
I've had some sharp chest pain today while doing some housework on both sides of chest, no sweating or palpitations any ideas I'm 29?
Chest pain: Most likely muscle related. If it continues go to the emergency room if possible ...Read more
Lately I've been sweating excessively when I do any kind of physical labour now I have chest pain in left side that radiates to shoulder any ideas why?
No: However, this issue needs to be evaluated, even in a 20 year old. Heart issues are unlikely but not impossible. ...Read more
2 days ago I woke up after about 3 hrs of sleeping sweating and felt dizzy today I woke up after 3 hrs too but with chest pain and disappeared quickly?
See you doctor: I think in any case you should probably see your doctor for at the very least an exam and probably an ECG to make sure your heart rhythm is normal and possibly even a chest x-ray to make sure there's nothing obvious going on to be causing these symptoms. Best of luck to you! ...Read more
Evaluation Needed: Your symptoms are very varied and common with many different diagnoses so you need to go to the doctors to get evaluated and receive a diagnosis and formulate a treatment plan. ...Read more