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Chest pains and fatigue and lots of other symptoms like getting sweaty for long time?

Chest pains and fatigue and lots of other symptoms like getting sweaty for long time?

Need thorough w/u: Your symptoms are worriesome. Without knowing more about you, I would certainly need to get a full history and give you a thorough physical exam. Cxr, ekg, labs, urine sample and probably a stress test for starters. ...Read more

Dr. Emily Altman
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Excessive Sweating (Definition)

Can be associated with increased sweating through out the body or just limited to underarms, face, soles, palms. It occur when one sweats more than would be expected for activity level, stress level or environmental temperature. ...Read more


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I have had my heart looked at all is well.....However I am still having chest pains and when I do anything I het real clammy and sweaty and naseated?

I have had my heart looked at all is well.....However I am still having chest pains and when I do anything I het real clammy and sweaty and naseated?

Heart evaluation: When you say you had your heart looked at, what did they do? Just an ekg? That's not enough. With your symptoms you should probably have a nuclear stress test. Heart tests can be false negative at times. A heart cause is very possible and needs to be fully ruled out. Other causes would be lung problems with low oxygen, deconditioning, depression, h pylori infection of the stomach, acid reflux, etc. ...Read more

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What can sweaty palms, salt cravings, headaches, tiredness, chest pains, flu-like symptoms indicate?

Many, many things.: Lot depends on hx of these symptoms (history leads to over 95% of the diagnoses, most of the time testing adds little, or confirms the DX of an experienced clinician taking time to listen. Within these parentheses lies the answer to a failed health system at double the cost). Here, the answer is in the hx. Is it acute, recurrent, chronic, etc. Diangosis is in doc's brain, add compassion, give all a good 'gp'. ...Read more

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I have chest pain. What is it?

I have chest pain. What is it?

Don't know.: If you have chest pain or pressure, radiating down left arm, shortness of breath, weakness - then get emergency care. ...Read more

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Why do I have chest pain when I breathe deep?

Why do I have chest pain when I breathe deep?

Chest pain: Sounds like chest wall pain perhaps related to irritated intercostal or superficial muscles. An exam needed to tell. ...Read more

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I have chest pain and diarrhea, should I be worried?

I have chest pain and diarrhea, should I be worried?

See Your Doctor: These are not symptoms you can pass on, I suggest you contact your pcp and get to see him/her asap. ...Read more

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I have chest pain playing basketball, any suggestions?

Get a physical: A physical which may need to include an exercise tolerance test, in order to exclude
the possibility of coronary artery disease. ...Read more

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Do I need to go to the ER every time I have chest pain?

Do I need to go to the ER every time I have chest pain?

Chest pain: General rule of thumb- if chest pain is of severe intensity, and lasting more than 30 min, it is more likely to be a heart attack.
Having said that, there are so many atypical presentations nthat should not be ignored. To answer your question- probably not. ...Read more

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I have chest pain, short sharp pain. Should I go to a&e?

Yes: Get it evaluated. It may be nothing but important to know what it is so you can be treated ...Read more

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What to do if I have chest pain and difficulty breathing?

ER?: Is there a question? If you're acutely ill, please call 911. ...Read more

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How come I have chest pain every day but my doc says I'm fine?

Try further: There are different kinds of chest pain. We used to speak of "heartache", " " that came with acute sadness.
Re: pain. Does it occur with exercise? Does it occur with psychological stress? Is it always there? Did it startt after someing bad happened?
Perhaps a psychiatrist would be abe to help find the cause of this and help with it. ...Read more

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What does it mean if I have chest pain right between my breasts?

Many causes: Chest pain is a symptom that should be evaluated by a doctor. There's a long list of possible causes. Many are not serious but, of course, a few can be life threatening. So do yourself a favor and go see your family doctor. You'll be glad you did! ...Read more

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What do you advise if I have chest pain when taking a deep breath?

What do you advise if I have chest pain when taking a deep breath?

Reassurance: Chest pain that occurs with a deep breath is generally not of cardiac origin. If you have a past history of lung disease, pneumonia, pleurisy, or other conditions, your symptoms can be residual from that. You may also have musculoskeletal strain that is causing this pain with a deep breath. It possible that you would have a disease like pericarditis, but that is less likely. ...Read more

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I have chest pain that is reliefs when I make hard massage to the Trapz muscle! What's is this?!

I have chest pain that is reliefs when I make hard massage to the Trapz muscle! What's is this?!

Chest pain: Hi, the pain most likely is due to muscle spasm or strain, take it easy for a wk or so if you are weight lifting or doing heavy exercise, ...Read more

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I have chest pain, as if I swallowed something hard that won't pass. I feel the pain even on my back?

I have chest pain, as if I swallowed something hard that won't pass. I feel the pain even on my back?

Oesophagitis: It sounds like you may have an oesophageal ulcer. Are you taking any medication like doxycycline? You could try some Gaviscon or antacids. If it doesn't settle soon, please see your GP. ...Read more

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Once the pulse increase and when im under stress then I have chest pain, olease advise what should I do? Thanks

Once the pulse increase and when im under stress then I have chest pain, olease advise what should I do? Thanks

See Dr: It "might" be anxiety, but there are too many other, more serious conditions it also could be. You need a good history, exam & testing to identify source--or more importantly, what is not causing it (like your heart). See your dr soon. ...Read more

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I have chest pain/discomfort when sitting. I have poor posture and pain goes away when sitting straight or standing up. What causes?

I have chest pain/discomfort when sitting. I have poor posture and pain goes away when sitting straight or standing up. What causes?

Musculoskeletal: Position dependent chest pain indicates a problem with rib, breastbone, or muscle, likely caused by mechanical stress of poor posture. Consider asking your doctor for posture-enhancing exercises. ...Read more

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I have chest pain that I notice especially when I lay down. Accompanied by headaches and dizziness. Pain is in the center of my chest.?

I have chest pain that I notice especially when I lay down. Accompanied by headaches and dizziness. Pain is in the center of my chest.?

There are a number: Of different possibilities to explain the symptoms you are experiencing but you will need to be examined and perhaps have some testing done to get to the bottom of this. Make an appointment with a health care provider for evaluation. ...Read more

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I have chest pain (the center), even if I touch it, hurt. I have pain & in the right shoulder but not for a long time. Often repeated. What is?

Not sure: Any time we doctors hear "chest pain" it concerns us for possible heart disease. However if your pain hurts to touch, it may be a musculoskeletal issue. To be safe, see a dr. To get a h;p and assure the proper diagnosis, so the best treatment can happen. Good luck. ...Read more

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10 hours ago I swallowed a sharp crab shell and I have chest pain accompanied with a weird feeling like it's stuck, what is most likely happening?

Answer: Most likely, the crab shell caused a scratch on the inside of your esophagus, but if you are experiencing nausea, vomiting, regurgitation of undigested food, drooling, or breathing/talking difficulties, see a doctor. Otherwise, viscous lidocaine combined with Mylanta over the counter can help to relieve the pain, which should resolve in 2-3 days. ...Read more

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Constant mucus that has to be spat out, otherwise I have chest pain. Suffered with this since 2013 after losing a relative. I also have anxiety.?

Constant mucus that has to be spat out, otherwise I have chest pain. Suffered with this since 2013 after losing a relative. I also have anxiety.?

Many causes: These are many causes of chronic cough with sputum production: a) chronic rhino sinusitis due to allergies or other problem, b) chronic bronchitis, c) bronchiectasis, d) etc. Given that this seems to be causing you measurable distress, you should see you physician and get evaluated. While you are waiting for your appointment you can: quit smoking (if you smoke), try nasal saline rinses. ...Read more

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After giving normal birth Nov. 30, 2014, my body is not comfortable. I have chest pain in front and back (right side portion). I have 1 week cough.

After giving normal birth Nov. 30, 2014, my body is not comfortable. I have chest pain in front and back (right side portion). I have 1 week cough.

Right sided pain: Does your pain worsen with eating, particularly fatty foods?? If so, try a low fat diet and get in for a gallbladder evaluation, you may have gallstones. Okay to make appointment with your regular doc about this problem. If you develop fever, vomiting, worsening pain get evaluated sooner. Be well. ...Read more

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Why do I have chest pain?

Why do I have chest pain?

Chest pain: Chest pain is not normal. There are many causes. Angina is a term we use for pain caused by inadequate blood flow to the heart muscle. To know why you have chest pain you need to see a physician. Could be musculoskeletal but heart consideration should be ruled out. ...Read more

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I have chest pain and I feel like im goin to die. What do I do?

See a doc: Chest pain can be from many causes. It can be from a heart problem, lung problem, stomach problem, blood pressure problem, a tear in the aorta or esophagus, a stomach problem. It can be from anxiety or panic or it can be from skin, muscle or bone problem. It is important to get this sorted out quickly. ...Read more

Dr. Gutti Rao
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Chest Pain (Definition)

The chest resides between the neck & abdomen. Chest pain refers to ...Read more