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Does a heart attack always have noticeable symptoms

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Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Not always

A "silent heart attack" is one that occurs without any symptoms that are recognized by the patient who is having it.

In brief: Not always

A "silent heart attack" is one that occurs without any symptoms that are recognized by the patient who is having it.
Dr. Mark Stern
Dr. Mark Stern
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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

Many times people have "silent" heart attacks which are detected later from other problems or repeat non-silent heart attacks.
Any change in condition, especially suddenly, should be evaluated and especially if you have risk factors.

In brief: No

Many times people have "silent" heart attacks which are detected later from other problems or repeat non-silent heart attacks.
Any change in condition, especially suddenly, should be evaluated and especially if you have risk factors.
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Dr. Ankush Bansal
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