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Where Does Your Chest Hurt When Having A Heart Attack
It may: It may feel like that, or these may be the symptoms of a dissecting aneurysm. Or, it may be something entirely different like acid reflux or a pulled muscle. Go get yourself checked right away, especially if this is the first time you are having these symptoms. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Myocardial Infarction means some of the heart muscle dies because of insufficient oxygen supply. Most often this occurs because the coronary artery is blocked by plaque & clot. Other causes include tears in the artery wall, extremely high oxygen demand (eg, rapid arrhythmia, heart valve disorder, or severe systemic illness.) Prompt treatment can minimize heart damage & ...Read more
Symptoms: Generally those symptoms mean you need to go get checked to see what's causing the problem. ...Read more
If you have sharp chest pains and feels like your heart is beating really fast....Could that be a heart attack i experienced this on the weekend?
Very Unlikely: It is extremely unusual for a 23 year old woman to have a heart attack. If you are feeling well now, it is unlikely that anything bad happened to you with those symptoms. No heart attack, no blood clot to lung, no ruptured aorta. The most likely cardiac condition would be svt, a fast heart rhythm. Otherwise, anxiety / panic is a likely cause. Caffeine and stimulants can provoke heart racing. ...Read more
What could cause me to wake up with chest pains that lasted one minute? It hurt really bad, as if my heart was being squeezed. Did I have a mini heart attack?
If I have heart problems would the EKG have picked it up?Could it have missed? Having chest pains and heart felt on fire badly.Panic or heart attack?
EKG: A ekg is the first test when someone has chest pain. It isnt very sensitive or specific. If you were having a fulminant heart attack yes it likely would have picked it up. If you are continuing to experience chest pain you should seek further help from your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What does it mean to have sudden sharp pain in the heart area? One breath makes it feel like I have a rock in my heart, if i hold my breath it stops
I have left chest pains in the heart region, it hurts when laughing or heavy breathing. My heartrate is 70bpm, I don't have any history of chest pains?
Unlikely cardiac: it is very unlikely to be cardiac at your age. It is more likely to be a strain, inflammation, or reflux. As long as you don't have a congenital heart problem, family history of weird heart stuff, or some other practice that would out your heart at risk, it's probably benign. If it is concerned, get checked, but don't stress yourself about your heart. ...Read more
I get slight chest pains near the heart when i take a deep breath or inhale while stretching. It happens 45% of the time. What could that be?
It depends: There are many causes of chest pain with deep breathing. Pleurisy is an inflammation of the membrane lining the chest wall and surrounding the lungs that often leads to sharp chest pain when you take a deep breath, sneeze or cough. In young healthy people, a respiratory infection (viral or bacterial) may cause pleurisy. Other common causes of chest pain are chest muscle strain and costochondritis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
When I have panic attacks, my chest gets tight, I breathe harder, and my chest hurts. Is this normal for a panic attack or is this something more serious?
Chest pains: Many possibilities from musculoskeletal through cardiac.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have a dull pain upper left chest.hurts when inhaling and when I press the area.no heart attack "signs", should I be worried?
Not much: We called this a "reproducible" pain, because you can feel it when you press your rib cage. Most likely not your heart and instead, the muscles or cartilages of the chest. However, I would still suggest a more comprehensive history via a personal or virtual visit to the doctor. I hope this helps, KC. Feel better! ...Read more
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