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What are the symptoms of heart disease in women?

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Dr. H Robert Silverstein
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Differences

Women tend to have the same symptoms for heart disease as men, but there are some differences.
Women tend to have more shortness of breath and fatigue & less actual chest discomfort. Although it is not an "all or none discussion, " any symptom between the belly button and the mouth, front or back, including neck-shoulders-arms and jaw can be a sign of heart discomfort. Hrs, md, facc.

In brief: Differences

Women tend to have the same symptoms for heart disease as men, but there are some differences.
Women tend to have more shortness of breath and fatigue & less actual chest discomfort. Although it is not an "all or none discussion, " any symptom between the belly button and the mouth, front or back, including neck-shoulders-arms and jaw can be a sign of heart discomfort. Hrs, md, facc.
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