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I got a sharp pain in my heart. It came out of nowhere and then went away after. What was it?

I got a sharp pain in my heart. It came out of nowhere and then went away after. What was it?

Many possibilities: Chest pain can come from many causes including heart, lungs, esophagus, rib cage and others. Not knowing your age, health history, family history, smoking history, cholesterol level, and additional information specific to this pain, it is impossible to tell exactly what is causing this pain. Best to see your family doctor or internist for a definitive answer as to the source of your pain. ...Read more

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I need to know what's this sharp pain in my heart area?

I need to know what's this sharp pain in my heart area?

Pain: If you need to know what such a pain is, you'll have to see your dr., somebody out in the zephyr world can't tell you. ...Read more

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I have a really sharp pain in my heart what could this be?

I have a really sharp pain in my heart what could this be?

Non cardiac: At your age it would be very unlikely to have heart problems except if you were born with one. Chest pain in a young person is probably non cardiac related. However, you should visit a doctor to know exactly was is going on and get at least an ecg. ...Read more

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Is it normal to feel a sharp pain in my heart 3 months after a heart attck?

Heart attack?: Your info says 23y/o female, were you really told by your doctor that you had a 'heart attack'. If you had a myocardial infarction at 23 then chest pain afterward would be a concern. Heart attack is very unusual in a 23y/o female however and perhaps you didn't really have one? ...Read more

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I'm 18 years old 5'6" and im have sharp pain in my heart this is my first time having the pain. What do I do to make it go away?

I'm 18 years old 5'6" and im have sharp pain in my heart this is my first time having the pain. What do I do to make it go away?

Chest pain: At 18y/o not likely to really be your heart. If you're very uncomfortable go get checked out, the cloud isn't a good place to get this diagnosis. ...Read more

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I'm having a sharp pain in my heart and left arm I don't know why. Could this be serious?

I'm having a sharp pain in my heart and left arm I don't know why. Could this be serious?

Difficult to tell: With limited information. It may be nothing but you should have it checked out. See your doctor asap. ...Read more

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I feel a sharp pain in my heart, it comes suddenly often, or after playing some sports, so what did you think is that?

I feel a sharp pain in my heart, it comes suddenly often, or after playing some sports, so what did you think is that?

Nothing vs ER: Could be nothing more than ligaments and muscle stretching, statistically in your age group, most common and non-life threatening. However, the riskier side is dramatic ie sudden death due to a heart abnormality. See your sports medicine doctor or sports medicine cardiologist (heart doctor). Asap! And refrain from activity that brings the pain on. ...Read more

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Scared, getting a sharp pain in my heart for about a week now. But then it goes away. I've had nausea; hoping that's from my meds.

Scared, getting a sharp pain in my heart for about a week now. But then it goes away. I've had nausea; hoping that's from my meds.

Reflux: Gastroesophageal reflux disease is the most likely culprit, especially at your young age with your history of hernia repair.
Of course, your doctors will want to be sure that it is not angina.
Try a liquid antacid first. See your doctor for the full exam. ...Read more

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I get a sharp pain in my heart, its so sharp that it takes my life away. This stays for a few seconds and I cannot breathe. Happens almost everyday?

I get a sharp pain in my heart, its so sharp that it takes my life away. This stays for a few seconds and I cannot breathe. Happens almost everyday?

Catch: In your age group the most likely cause would be cardiac catch syndrome. It can be painful for a few seconds and associates with shortness of breath but is typically not dangerous. Would be a good idea to get it checked out by your doc. ...Read more

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There's a sharp pain in my heart/left breast. Anything can take for this?

There's a sharp pain in my heart/left breast. Anything can take for this?

Pain in left chest: You can take a trip to your doctor to find out why you have the pain and if taking some treatment is appropriate ...Read more

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I felt a sharp pain in my heart and after that I started noticing spots like bruises on my chest I'm scared what can it be?

I felt a sharp pain in my heart and after that I started noticing spots like bruises on my chest I'm scared what can it be?

See your doctor: This is not cardiac related, but it could be other underlying issues like low platelets which are issues with other syndromes. An echocardiogram would rule out fluid around your heart. ...Read more

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Sometimes I get a sharp pain in my heart. It comes and goes. Sometimes my left arm feels wired, could it be my anxiety or should I get checked?

Sometimes I get a sharp pain in my heart. It comes and goes. Sometimes my left arm feels wired, could it be my anxiety or should I get checked?

Yes: Although you are a low risk cardiac patient, the symptons you are having are bothering you. Even if its anxiety, if its causing issues it needs to be addressed. See your dr ...Read more

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I'm 29 and I'm having a throbbing and sometimes sharp pain in my heart. It has been over a week. Should I see a doctor?

I'm 29 and I'm having a throbbing and sometimes sharp pain in my heart. It has been over a week. Should I see a doctor?

Yes: This could have many different causes. Some of them could be life threatening. Don't take a chance. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Today I was walking for about 5 h. And I felt very sharp pain in my heart, I also feel weakness in my left arm and leg, what's wrong?!

Hard to say: Without actual examination. Heart pain is worrisome. Unilateral weakness of arm and leg could mean warning sign of stroke. At your age, both of these are unlikely, but possible. Get to a doctor now. ...Read more

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Last night I was sitting talking to friends and breathing fine then I got a sharp pain through my heart and back and couldn't inhale. Is this bad?

Last night I was sitting talking to friends and breathing fine then I got a sharp pain through my heart and back and couldn't inhale. Is this bad?

Pleurisy?: By couldn't inhale, I am assuming it hurt more to take a deep breath. This is usually viral inflammation of the lining of your lung, and usually responds to anti-inflammatory meds, like ibuprofen. If you are still having the issue, see your doc or go the emergency room to make sure you don't have something more serious like a blood clot. ...Read more

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What to do about sharp pain near my heart?

? cause: The cornerstone of treatment is first, an accurate diagnosis. Since we don't know the cause of your pain, we can't speculate about the treatment. You need evaluation. ...Read more

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What is it when u have a sharp pain by your heart?

What is it when u have a sharp pain by your heart?

Depends: You really need to be interviewed and examined to see if it is a dangerous issue or not, so seek medical attention if you are concerned. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if you have a sudden sharp pain by your heart is it serious?

Not cardiac: Sudden, sharp chest pains are not typically related to heart disease. In fact, sharp, short-lived, chest pains are not typically related to anything serious and are most likely to be musculoskeletal pain.
If you are worried, have a conversation with your doctor and see if there are other risk factors for causes of chest pain. ...Read more

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It's been hours and I'm experiencing a very sharp pain right in my heart. What should I do?

Sharp pains in the: Chest are rarely cardiac and most usually musculoskeletal. At your age and sex this would be highly unlikely to be cardiac related. Try a heating pad or stretching exercises to resolve the discomfort. ...Read more

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I sometimes randomly feel a sharp pain around my heart area, they last around 5 seconds. Is this normal?

Not normal but...: Unlikely to be anything dangerous. Pain of that short duration, coupled with your young age makes the likelihood of anything major or serious very low. It would probably still be a good idea to see your doctor, so they can examine you and get tests if they feel it necessary. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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At first I was getting sharp pain around the heart area occasionally. But now the pain is just constant.?

At first I was getting sharp pain around the heart area occasionally. But now the pain is just constant.?

Check with your doc: This could be muscle or arthritic pain in chest or inflammation of the covering of heart or lungs. It could also be nerve pain from arthritis in the neck (cervical pain). While less likely to be angina pain, it should be discussed with and evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more

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Sometimes when I lay on my left side I suddenly get a sharp pain in what feels like my heart. What's that?

Sometimes when I lay on my left side I suddenly get a sharp pain in what feels like my heart. What's that?

Probably nothing: This is a relatively common complaint and is often musculoskeletal. Do discuss with your pcp. ...Read more

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Sharp pain on the side of chest with heart?

Sharp pain on the side of chest with heart?

Pleuritic pain: Sharp left sided chest pain typically relates to pain that is affected by chest wall or cardiac movement. This is seen in the setting of inspiration, as well as certain body position where inflamed membranes surrounding the heart (pericardium) and lungs (pleura) are affected. The lung itself can be a cause of such pain as can the local rib cage. Consider pericarditis, pleurisy. ...Read more

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Had a heart cath done last week and all pain went away now my testical has sharp pain. Is this possibly related?

Need more info...: Without more info on the specific features (when, where, how...) & sequence of events of the pain and other related symptoms + physical exam + testing as needed, it is hard to draw a conclusion or give a definite opinion for right care. How to get these done correctly? Follow instructions in formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html. Then you can work closer & better with doc so to gain such goal. ...Read more