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Could A Persistent Chest Cold Be A Sign Of Heart Disease In My Elderly Mother
Whats the cause of chest pains in teens ? Is this a sign your going to get a heart attack as a teen or not?
Heart disease is a condition in which a person has problems within his or her vascular system and heart, which includes both congenital birth defects and problems acquired later. Examples of heart disease include clogging (atherosclerosis) of the coronary (heart) arteries, heart attacks (obstructions of the arteries), damaged heart valves, heart muscle failure, and viral infections of the heart. Some major causes of heart disease include genetics, smoking, hypertension, high ...Read more
Not likely: But see your doctor for complete evaluation. ...Read more
How rare is it for chest pain to be sign of a heart attack in a 28 year old with no family history and non smoker? I also had complete normal tests.
Rndm dull pain in back below the center of shoulder blades. Cld this be a sign of smting serious like a heart attack or a pulmonary embolism?
All of the sudden my mom started having severe pain under both breasts. Could that be a sign of a heart attack? Also her stomach has started swelling.
Not likely: While chest pain is still the primary symptom of a heart attack, it is by no means the only one. Your mom"s symptoms could be vascular, gi, musculoskeletal, or gynecologic. If you cannot see her primary physician today, a trip to a quik med or er visit would be appropriate. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes, it can be.: Need to see her doctor and get tested . ...Read more
Can stress in a 23yo female cause a heart attack. Can chest ache that lasts for days be a heart attack. It isnt painfull or get worse?
If someone with CHF has swelling of leg(also cold to touch and bluish color) s that a normal symptom of having congestive heart failure ?
If someone does of a heart attack with diabetes 2 and had swollen legs from a fall, could that have been the cause?
Need more info: Heart attacks occur for multiple reasons. Diabetes can affect the coronary circulation and cause blockages. Swollen legs could indicate congestive heart failure or even blood clots in the legs which could travel to effect the lungs and the heart. Even bruising of the heart from a fall could set up abnormal heart rythms which might lead to a heart attack. ...Read more
Could chest pain &tightening around chest cage , sweat, & dizziness be a sign of a certain disease other than heart attack.Heart scan is normal.Could be?
Many causes: Tobacco use is a major risk factor and i urge you to stop smoking. If you have undergone a stress test and it's completely normal, your risk for coronary obstruction falls to <10% but it isn't zero. Other causes include bronchitis, pleurisy, acid reflux and muscular chest wall pain to name a few possibilities. Continue to follow up with your doctor - more testing may be needed. ...Read more
If a 28yr old female with pots has good recent echo and EKG what is the chance if heart attack? Suffering from heart related anxiety due to arm pain.
Incredibly low: Given your age.Get a more detailed answer ›
Can right sided almost midline pain (feels like a pulled muscle) be a warning sign for a heart attack in a person at high risk?
Possibly.: If one has such pain and there is a possibility it's cardiac pain...especially in a person with risk factors...the approach would be to take a full-size Aspirin (325 mg), chew and swallow it, call 911 and get to the hospital emergency dept. as quickly as possible. The aspirin, when chewed and swallowed, enters the blood stream, stopping platelets from forming a clot in coronary arteries. ...Read more
What is a possible non heart attack cause of a quick sharp pain in the left chest/arm? Can it be gas? Other stomach issues?
Non-heart attack: Quick sharp pain in left chest and arm need not be from heart attack. It could be angina with out heart attack. Consult your physician. Other non-cardiac causes are pericarditis (inflammation of outer layer of heart), musculoskeletal pain, or neural pain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Several disorders: Kawasaki's disease and coronary vasospasm should be considered. Children with a hypercoagulable disorder and an intracardiac shunt (such as an atrial septal defect or patent foramen ovale) should be considered. Lastly, congenital heart defects that affect the coronary arteries may cause an early heart attack. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Overweight with high blood pressure..could right side back pain that is recurrent (couple months) be a sign of impending heart attack? Or just muscle?
Chest symptom: Smothering is a nonspecific symptom could be lots of things. ...Read more
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